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Florida Faculty Asked to Serve on Medical Advisory Group

Dr. Richard Hopkins, a faculty member in the department of epidemiology at the University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions and the College of Medicine, has been asked to serve on the medical advisory group of the Florida Department of Health’s recently-activated incident management team to prepare for possible introduction of Ebola virus into the state. The medical advisory group will provide rapid response medical input into policy development. A former Florida state epidemiologist, Dr. Hopkins has more than 30 years of experience working in state health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Hopkins, Richard