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Julie Parsonnet

Community and International Work Details

  • Project Title:  Immunoepidemiology of infectious diseases in immigrants
  • Topic/emphasis:  Immigrant health
  • Partnering Organization(s):  Santa Clara County Health Department
  • Populations Served:  Immigrants and Refugees
  • Location:  International
  • Specific Location:  Santa Clara County
  • This an ongoing project:  Yes
  • There are opportunities for student involvement in work:  Yes
  • Description:  This is a research study to see whether combinations of infections with three microbes (worms, tuberculosis and Helicobacter) common to the developing world affect the ability of the host to respond to infection and to vaccines.

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