On the Radio
USF professor Thomas Unnasch is helping in the fight against the disease of onchocerciasis, or “river blindness,” and his work has taken him to some of the most remote parts of Africa and Central and South America. On this week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7, you’ll meet a researcher who’s receiving worldwide attention for taking on the rare parasitic affliction, one village at a time.
Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday after the 6:30 AM and 8:30 AM newscasts | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Tuesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday at 10:30 PM
Television - Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week
For more information
WUSF obituary for Olin Mott
Thomas Unnasch, Ph.D., Chair, USF Dept. of Global Health
Carter Center video in which Dr. Unnasch discusses the science behind eliminating river blindness