Daniel Fitzpatrick

Daniel Fitzpatrick, MS

Instructor

Mr. Daniel Fitzpatrick is an Instructor in the Department of Pathobiology. He is course director for Topics in Veterinary Entomology; the course co-director for Interpreting Scientific Literature for the Veterinary Clinician; and a lecturer in the Veterinary Parasitology, Veterinary Virology, and Advanced Molecular Genetics courses.”

Mr. Fitzpatrick’s current research projects include research on the viral and microsporidian pathogens affecting Grenadian honeybees (Apis mellifera L.) and viral and protozoan pathogens of humans and animals (e.g., dengue, Chikungunya, and Zika viruses) vectored by mosquitoes and other arthropods.

Mr. Fitzpatrick earned a dual BSc degree in Microbiology and Psychology and an MSc in Entomology from the University of Florida, specializing in insect virology, RNA interference, and mosquito biology.