Crystel Harb is an Assistant Professor of Public Health at the University of Texas at San Antonio and an Adjunct Professor of Microbiology & Infectious Diseases at San Antonio College. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Master of Public Health in Epidemiology with a concentration in Global Health, and is currently earning her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree and seeking to become Board-certified in Family Medicine. Throughout the years, she has taught undergraduate-level, graduate-level, and nursing courses focusing on human diseases and epidemiology. She previously worked at the Texas State Department of Health & Human Services as an epidemiologist, and has conducted research in several areas including: public health surveillance, outbreak management & infection control, as well as cancer research and pharmacology medicine. She recently published her first academic textbook available through LuluPress with an epidemiological global health concentration and special consideration to the current COVID-19 public health pandemic.
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