The mission of the Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases (CBEID) is to reduce the vulnerability of the US and other nations to the use of biological weapons for warfare and terrorism, and to alleviate suffering from emerging and tropical infectious diseases through application of basic, applied, and field research, and through education.

Institute for Human Infections and Immunity—CBEID
Tel: 409.747.0766| Fax: 409.747.0762

University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd. Galveston TX 77555