The public is invited to join Anoka-Ramsey Community College faculty, staff and students as biosecurity expert Dr. Michael T. Osterholm presents at the college’s 26th Annual Science Night.
“Anti-Science: A Challenge to Modern Science, Education and Policy,” will be held Thursday, March 7, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Cambridge Campus, Room G202. The event is free and open to the public.
“This is a great opportunity for members of the community to hear and present questions to an internationally-known epidemiologist,” said event organizer and college biology faculty member Brad Wold.
Dr. Osterholm, Ph.D., M.P.H., is a prominent public health scientist, nationally recognized biosecurity expert, the director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota, professor in the School of Public Health, and adjunct professor in the University of Minnesota Medical School.
His work has received countless honors including an honorary doctorate from Luther College; the Pump Handle Award, CSTE; the Charles C. Shepard Science Award, CDC; the Harvey W. Wiley Medal, FDA; the Squibb Award, IDSA; and the Wade Hampton Frost Leadership Award, American Public Health Association.
For more information about this and other events at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, visit AnokaRamsey.edu.