Roxanne Rutledge Connelly

Professor, University of Florida

Doctor of Philosophy; Louisiana State University

Major: Entomology

Minor: Epidemiology and Community Health

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Dr. Connelly is Professor and Extension State Specialist of Medical Entomology at the University of Florida. She specializes in mosquito-borne diseases in the U.S., mosquito control, and mosquito biology. She works with mosquito control agencies, county health departments, and county extension offices statewide and provides training in mosquito identification and on other topics in medical entomology. She is the editor-in-chief of BuzzWords, the bimonthly newsletter of the Florida Mosquito Control Association; and Managing Editor of the Florida Mosquito Control Handbook. She develops educational materials for Florida County Cooperative Extension Service offices and Florida Mosquito Control Districts including fact sheets, technical bulletins, and journal articles and is part of the Encephalitis Information System (EIS) team.

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Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Connelly's Curriculum Vitae 2015 (PDF)