EPI Seminar Series: Edward Khan, Phd, Eric Morgan, MPH, DIPM, German Henostroza, MD

Monday, March 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Room 407

Ashraf Edward Khan, MD, attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and graduated cum laude. He attend the University of Texas Health and Science Center in Houston, Texas, Graduate School of Biomedical Services, with a concentration in Biochemistry. Dr. Khan received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, NY. Dr. Khan’s formal training consists of infectious diseases, tuberculosis and Pulmonary Fellowships at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Khan is board certified in pulmonary medicine, infectious diseases and internal medicine. Dr. Khan is highly regarded for his expertise in tuberculosis control with the Jefferson County Department of Health, the Alabama Department of Public Health and internationally.

Mr. Morgan earned his undergraduate degree in behavior science (B.S.) from the University of South Alabama, he received his Master in Public Health (M.P.H.) from the University of Southern Mississippi and a Post Graduate Degree in Public Health from Tulane University.
Mr. Morgan is the Statewide Coordinator for Minority Health/Prison Liaison. He has been in the Tuberculosis Division with the Alabama Department of Public Health for 26 years.

Dr. Henostroza is an Associate Professor of Medicine within the Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Henostroza was born in Peru and did medical school at Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (UPCH). Upon completing his fellowship he joined the ID faculty at UAB in 2008 and move with his family to live and work in Zambia within the Center for Infectious Diseases Research in Zambia (CIDRZ), where he implemented research (funded by CDC, NIH, Stop TB partnership, European Union, USAID and AERAS) with emphasis on TB-HIV co-infection and malaria.
His research interest focuses on TB POC diagnostics, TB clinical trials, TB vaccine clinical trials and Health Systems Implementation in vulnerable populations with emphasis in prisoners. His current programs are currently located in Zambia, Panama, Peru and Antigua and Barbuda.