Dr. Sam Telford

Dr. Sam Telford – SD – Harvard University – 1990, MS – Harvard University – 1987, BA – Johns Hopkins University – 1983. Dr. Telford, has been a member of the The Central Mass Mosquito Control Commission (CMMCP) since 2008. Dr. Telford has published over 200 peer-reviewed publications on the ecology and epidemiology of vector-borne diseases. Dr. Telford has a strong commitment to public health and has vast experience in research and knowledge of vector-borne pathogens.

Tufts University Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health is dedicated to the greater public health. This department combines important areas of expertise within Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. These are public/population health, international medicine, wildlife and conservation medicine and infectious disease research. The alignment of these areas promotes cross-disciplinary strengths that are important in improving human, animal and ecosystem health locally, nationally and internationally.