Rita Colwell

Rita Colwell

Rita Rossi Colwell is an environmental microbiologist and scientific administrator. Colwell holds degrees in bacteriology, genetics, and oceanography and studies infectious diseases. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Rita Colwell has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 National Press Club Speech as a Director for the National Science Foundation. The year with the most videos was 2002 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 161 views per program. Most common tags: Science & Technology, Global Climate Change.

Appearances by Title:Professor, Health Policy, Johns Hopkins University Videos: 1 c. April 28, 2000 - Present Director, National Science Foundation Videos: 4

Recent Appearances

  • Health Effects of Global Climate Change

    Health Effects of Global Climate Change

    The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) sponsored a conference on the unveiling and for the…

  • Global Climate Change

    Global Climate Change

    Participants talked about the problem of global climate change, current methods and findings of research into climate…

  • Scientific Research Funding

    Scientific Research Funding

    Ms. Colwell talked about the National Science Foundation budget and spending priorities for scientific research and…

  • The National Science Foundation

    The National Science Foundation

    Dr. Colwell talked about the work of the National Science Foundation and its significance on its 50th anniversary. She also…

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