Ted Smith, Ph.D., Highlight in Nature News

Dr. Ted Smith has been highlighted in a recent nature article for his pioneering work in wastewater surveillance. The article details the significant role wastewater testing has played in tracking the spread of COVID-19 and other pathogens globally. Ted Smith and his colleagues have implemented a 'panvirome panel' that monitors around 30 pathogens of interest to local health agencies in Louisville, Kentucky. Notably, their efforts identified measles during a recent outbreak, enabling timely public health interventions. Congratulations to Ted Smith for his invaluable contributions to this vital field!

Read the full article HERE.