Dr. Sam Telford III, Sc.D., M.S.
Dr. Telford has been a member of the CMMCP
Commission since 2008. Dr. Telford is a Professor of Infectious Disease and
Global Health at Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine. He received a Doctor of Science (Sc.D.)
degree from Harvard University; his undergraduate work was done at John Hopkins
University. He has been
a leading researcher on vector-borne infections specializing in tick-borne
infections, and has broadened his work to include mosquito-borne pathogens.
Dr. Telford has published over 200 peer reviewed publications on the ecology
and epidemiology of vector-borne diseases.
Dr. Telford has a strong commitment to public health and his vast
experience in research and knowledge of vector-borne pathogens has assisted
CMMCP on numerous occasions.