Please mark your calendars for the next Water Institute Distinguished Scholar Seminar.  The speaker will be Professor Andrea Rinaldo, Director of the Ecohydrology Laboratory at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne.  Professor Rinaldo will synthesize his recent work at the interface of hydrology, geomorphology, epidemiology and ecology and discuss its application to predictive modeling of the cholera epidemic in Haiti.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Speaker:   Andrea Rinaldo<>, Professor of Hydrology and Water Resources, and Director, Laboratory of Ecohydrology ECHO/ISTE/ENAC, Faculte ENAC, Ecole Polytechnique Federale Lausanne
Seminar Title:  River Networks As Ecological Corridors For Species, Populations And Pathogens Of Water-Borne Disease (Abstract)<>

Time:  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:  282 J. Wayne Reitz Union

The lecture will be video streamed for those off-campus and available at

Professor Rinaldo is available to meet with interested Water Institute faculty and students during the morning of Wednesday January 18th.  Please contact Wendy Graham ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) if you are interested in scheduling an individual meeting with him, or joining a group meeting.

Wendy Graham, Ph. D.
Carl S. Swisher Chair in Water Resources
Director UF Water Institute
PO Box 116601
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida 32611-6601
Phone 352-392-5893 x 2113
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