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David interviewed by ABC11 News for story on pandemic community vulnerability

David Reif was interviewed by ABC11 News for the story "How do vaccines impact an area's risk for COVID-19?"

Development of a Pandemic Awareness STEM Outreach Curriculum: Utilizing a Computational Thinking Taxonomy Framework (2021) Education Sciences

Gilchrist PO, Alexander AB, Green AJ, Sanders FE, Hooker AQ, Reif DM. Development of a Pandemic Awareness STEM Outreach Curriculum: Utilizing a Computational Thinking Taxonomy Framework. Education Sciences. 2021; 11(3):109. https://doi.org/10.3390/educsci11030109


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Adrian works with the Science House to develop and teach STEM course for Grades 6-8

Adrian worked with Pam Gilchrist in the Science House to develop and teach a grade 6-8 course for the Imhotep Academy. The course was "Disease Detectives: The World of Epidemiology"
There is also an associated manuscri…

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David's interview with local ESPN Radio Station

Dave Thomas of ESPN Radio Harrisonburg interviewed David to talk about how lessons learned in sports (High School athletics, in this case) relate to one's career.

A recording of their conversation can be found here:

https://espnharrisonburg.com/podcasts/daily-sports-feed-07-19-19-david-reif/ …

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Reif is panelist at NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium

David Reif was a panelist at the NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium.


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Meisner gives invited seminar at The College of New Jersey

Michele Meisner gave an invited seminar at The College of New Jersey, entitled "Elucidating Gene by Environment Interactions Associated with Interindividual Variation in Response to Chemical Exposure".

The seminar, sponsored by the Departments of Mathematics and Statistics, included both a resear…

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Bioinformatics short course at Fayetteville State University RISE program

Nadia Singh, Dahlia Nielsen, and David Reif presented a one-day short course on Bioinformatics at Fayetteville State University as part of their NIH-funded Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) program to increase the number of well-prepared FSU biology, chemistry and psychology mi…

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