Tuberculosis is the ninth leading cause of death worldwide, but it’s hard to track how it spreads through communities. That’s why UGA’s Christopher Whalen is using cell phone location data to pinpoint where TB will hit the hardest and stop the disease from growing.
GRA Eminent Scholar
Renowned organic and carbohydrate chemist David Crich has joined the UGA faculty as the seventh Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar recruited to the university since 2015.
The Georgia Way
Christopher Johnson has known since middle school that he wanted to be an orientation leader. As one now, he’s introduced thousands of new students to the Georgia Way.
The 2019 New Faculty Tour was a bonding and eye-opening trip for participants who learned about the depth of UGA’s impact across the state: “It was a once-in-a-lifetime experience.”