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David Adams (Ph.d.)

Title: Professor
Department: WOWR (Savannah)
Email: David.Adams@point.edu
Office Phone: (706)385-1472

Degrees earned and Universities:
BA (Emory University): History and Religion
AM (Washington University in St. Louis): History of Medicine
MPH (Ohio State University School of Medicine): Preventive Medicine
MSc (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London): Infectious Diseases
PhD (University of Florida): History and Sociology of Medicine

Courses Taught:
Biology, Sociology, Geography, Environmental Science, History, and American Government

Where are you from?
Jacksonville, Florida

What brought you to Point University?
After years of teaching mostly graduate and medical students, I wanted a change.

What are some of your hobbies?
Reading, rowing

What are your research interests?
Infectious diseases epidemiology, especially neglected tropical diseases

Are there any interesting facts about yourself that you would like to share with new or current Point Student?
I have worked, lived and studied in the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Costa Rica and Jamaica. Princess Anne, Her Majesty Elizabeth’s daughter, conferred my MSc degree from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London.