Dr. José Cordero to be honored by Teratology Society, present Zika work

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April 28, 2017

Dr. José F. Cordero, Patel Distinguished Professor of Public Health at the UGA College of Public Health, will be one of more than a dozen birth defects researchers to be honored at the Teratology Society’s Annual Meeting June 24 – 28, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. 

A leader in Zika research, Cordero has been invited to by the Teratology Society to present the Josef Warkany Lecture - “Preventing Congenital Zika Syndrome: Lessons Learned from Rubella Elimination” – June 25 at the Annual Meeting.

The Josef Warkany Lecturer is selected each year by the Society President in recognition of that scientist’s significant contributions to the field of teratology during their career.

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