Rachel Morrison

Research Technician

Ms. Rachel Morrison joined WRBU as an intern, and collaborates directly on WRBU’s DoD GEIS project “A Pan-Regional Vector Biosurveillance Network to Detect, Characterize, and Predict Endemic and Emergent Zoonosis in East and Central Africa”, conducting field research and lab work.

As a graduate research assistant working on multiple vector-borne disease projects and writing grants under Dr. Michael von Fricken, Ms. Morrison is pursuing a Master in Public Health with a concentration in epidemiology at George Mason University, where she also completed her undergraduate degree.

Her primary research has focused on entomology and infectious diseases in Chad and Kenya.