Vector Borne Diseases in Michigan: What You Need to Know

This is the fourth and final training resource from our Preparedness Roundtable Series. This podcast will discuss vector-borne disease, specifically Eastern equine encephalitis or EEE. In this episode, we’ll be hearing from Dr. Juan Marquez and Jimena Loveluck to gain insight into the clinical presentation of the disease, and discuss the challenges of past outbreaks (social and political factors), and anticipated challenges of future outbreaks.


  • Juan Luis Marquez, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Washtenaw County Health Department, and Livingston County Health Department.

  • Jimena Loveluck, MSW, Health Officer, Washtenaw County Health Department.


  • Storee Harris-Stubblefield, MPH, CHW, Public Health Prepared Project Coordinator