FIU Expert Joins Ebola War In AfricaAn infectious disease expert from Florida International University who was asked to join an international team of experts working to contain an outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa left Miami on Thursday for Nigeria to work with a World Health Organization outbreak alert and response team.
FIU Expert To Join Ebola War In AfricaAn infectious disease expert from Florida International University has been summoned to join the battle against the Ebola epidemic in Africa. Dr. Aileen Marty was officially called to action Wednesday by the World Health Organization (WHO). It is expected she will be flying overseas within the next few days to join in the effort to contain the outbreak that has killed upwards of 1,000 people, including scores of health care providers.
FIU Professor Tapped To Help With Ebola Outbreak A professor of infectious diseases at Florida International University College of Medicine has been told she will likely to go to West Africa to aid in the fight against the deadliest Ebola outbreak in history.
Man Pleads Not Guilty In In Iran Uranium PlotA man from West Africa has pleaded not guilty in a Fort Lauderdale courtroom to U.S. charges of trying to broker an illegal deal to ship tons of uranium ore from Sierra Leone to Iran.
W. African Man In Federal Court Accused Of Trying To Ship UraniumA Sierra Leone man is expected to appear in a South Florida federal courtroom for a bail hearing as he faces charges of plotting to ship uranium ore to Iran.