Immunology and Infectious Disease Graduate Student Association
The Immunology and Infectious Disease Graduate Student Association (IIDGSA)
is an association of the graduate students of the
Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal
Health (Allen School) and the
Department of Veterinary
Microbiology and Pathology (VMP) within the School of Veterinary Medicine at
Washington State University.
The IIDGSA was founded to enhance broader interaction among existing graduate
students, and to formally welcome and connect new graduate students and provide
support in their academic transition.
Statement of Purpose
- To facilitate the welcome and networking of new graduate
students as they commence their academic training.
- To provide a platform for friendly social interaction among
graduate students of the Department of Veterinary Microbiology &
Pathology (VMP), and the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal
Health (Allen School).
- To make useful information on opportunities and resources
available to its members (such as journal clubs, course study
- To organize events that enrich the graduate experience
through teamwork and participation in community service.
- To provide an opportunity for members to develop leadership
- To work in conjunction with the departments to organize
scientific events designed to guide students forward in their
Membership shall consist of regularly enrolled graduate students of the
Washington State University department of Veterinary Microbiology & Pathology
(VMP) and Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health (Allen School).
To learn more about upcoming events please visit our OrgSync page (https://orgsync.com/70165/chapter)
2013-2014 Officers and Staff Advisors
President: George Wudiri (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Vice President: Michael Gonzalez (email@example.com)
Communications Director: Deirdre Mercado (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Treasurer: Jake Elder (email@example.com)
Events Director: Bindu Raghavan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Academic Director: Telmo Graca (email@example.com)
Secretary: Jackie Stone (firstname.lastname@example.org)
VMP Staff Advisor: Sue Zumwalt (email@example.com)
Allen School Staff Advisor: Jill Griffin (firstname.lastname@example.org)
2013-2014 Cohort Representatives
FDIU Cohort: TBD
WADDL Residents: Lindsay Fry
2012 Cohort: Kim Chiok
2011 Cohort: Jenni Santos
2010 Cohort: Allison Eavey James
2009 & earlier: Tim Casselli