Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory

Infectious disease and immunology fellow to continue research into tick disease

Elis Fisk, a fourth-year anatomic pathology resident and doctoral student at Washington State University, has been accepted as a fellow in the College of Veterinary Medicine’s infectious disease and microbial immunology post-doctoral training program.

Collage of two images, Elis Fisk on the left in lab coat, removing specimen from refrigeration, and close-up image of two ticks on the right.

WSU home to leading parasitology expert

Dr. Laura Williams, a licensed veterinarian at the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory at WSU, is one of fewer than 50 veterinarians in the U.S. board certified in parasitology by the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (ACVM) and the only one in Washington.

Dr. Laura Williams using a microscope.