John Openshaw, Bangladesh

Fellowship Site:

International Center for Diarrheal Diseases Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR, B)

Research Interest:

Identiļ¬cation of emerging novel zoonotic infectious agents

John Openshaw is a fellow in Infectious Diseases at Stanford University. He is interested in the ecology of infectious diseases and in understanding the factors underlying the evolution and emergence of zoonotic diseases. He is also interested in the use of technology and media to improve healthcare.

These are selected publications associated with the fellowship:

Bat Hunting and Bat-Human Interactions in Bangladeshi Villages: Implications for Zoonotic Disease Transmission and Bat Conservation.

Increased Morbidity and Mortality in Domestic Animals Eating Dropped and Bitten Fruit in Bangladeshi Villages: Implications for Zoonotic Disease Transmission.