Dr. Lonnie King examines current health challenges, what the future holds and what the world of global health looks like today.
A veterinarian, King served as the first director of CDC's Office of Strategy and Innovation before coming to National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric Diseases. In 2006, King became a new member of the FDA Scientific Board. He was dean and professor of the College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, roles he took on in 1996. Before that, he dedicated 20 years of his career to the United States Department of Agriculture.
This lecture was held on Feb. 6, 2009 in Schurman Hall as part of the Zoonotic Diseases Symposium and was sponsored by the College of Veterinary Medicine.