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Global Health in Action

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Jorge Osorio is internationally-recognized for his work with viruses and vaccines.

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With GHI One Health Colombia, the Global Health Institute invites UW researchers to collaborate with colleagues and communities in Colombia for mutual benefit.

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SEPTEMBER 27: Global Health Tuesday: Connecting Climate Change, Infectious Diseases and Animal Behavior. UW-Madison experts look at how climate change is affecting infectious disease in humans and changing animal behavior.