Rachel M Ruden

People
Graduate Assistant-Research
Dr. James S. Adelman

I am interested in how disease phenotypes affect transmission cycles in wild populations. Specifically, I am studying what elements of the immune response drive disease tolerance, establish carrier states, and potentiate super-spreaders.

Area of Expertise: 
Wildlife Disease Ecology
Education: 
BS, Animal Science, Cornell University, 2012
VMD, Food Animal, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, 2016
Certificate in Veterinary Public Health, PennVet, 2016
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