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Tammi Johnson

Johnson, Tammi
Tammi Johnson
Assistant Professor - Wildlife Disease Ecology
1619 Garner Field Road, Uvalde, TX 78801
830-278-9151 x 242
Undergraduate Education
B.S., Biology, University of Mary, 2000
Graduate Education
Ph.D., Organismal Biology and Ecology, University of Montana, 2012
M.S., Biology, Kansas State University, 2005
Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Science, Kansas State University, 2004


Research Gate Link: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Tammi_Johnson2

Johnson, TL, CB Graham, SE Maes, A Hojgaard, A Fleshman, KA Boegler, MJ Delorey, KS Slater, SE Karpathy, JKH Bjork, DF Neitzel, EK Schiffman, and RJ Eisen. 2018. Prevalence and distribution of seven human pathogens in host-seeking Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) nymphs in Minnesota, USA. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 9(6):1499-1507.

Prose, R, NE Breuner, TL Johnson, RJ Eisen, and L Eisen. 2018. Impact of permethrin-treated clothing on Ixodes scapularis, Amblyomma americanum and Dermacentor variabilis ticks (Acari: Ixodidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 55(5):1217-1224.

Johnson, TL, JKH Bjork, KA Boegler, RJ Clark, MJ Delorey, FM Door, AJ Monaghan, DF Neitzel, EK Schiffman, and RJ Eisen. 2018. An acarological risk model predicting the density and distribution of host-seeking Ixodes scapularis nymphs in Minnesota, USA. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98(6):1671-1682.

Palmer, C, EL Landguth, E Stone and TL Johnson. 2018. The dynamics of vector-borne relapsing diseases. Mathematical Biosciences, arXiv:1605.07647v2.

Lynn, JE, CB Graham, K Horiuchi, L Eisen, TL Johnson, RS. Lane and RJ Eisen. 2018. Prevalence and geographic distribution of Borrelia miyamotoi in host-seeking Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae) nymphs in Mendocino County, California. Journal of Medical Entomology, tjx258,  https://doi.org/10.1093/jme/tjx258

Hahn, MB, JKH Bjork, DF Neitzel, FM Dorr, T Whitemarsh, KA Boegler, CB Graham, TL Johnson, SE Maes, and RJ Eisen. 2017. Evaluating acarological risk for exposure to Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes scapularis-borne pathogens in recreational and residential settings in Washington County, Minnesota. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 9(2):340-348.

Sage, KM*, TL Johnson*, MB Teglas, NC Nieto, and TG Schwan. 2017. Ecological niche modeling of the distribution of tick-borne relapsing fever in western North America. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 11(10):e0006047. *denotes equal contribution and shared first-authorship

Johnson, TL, U Haque*, AJ Monaghan, L Eisen, MB Hahn, M Hayden, HM Savage, J McAllister, J Mutebi, and RJ Eisen. 2017. Modeling the habitat suitability for Aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti and Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus in the contiguous United States. Journal of Medical Entomology, 54(6):1605-1614. *Denotes equal contribution and shared first-authorship

Johnson, TL, CB Graham, A Hojgaard, NE Breuner, SE Maes, KA Boegler, AJ Replogle, LC Kingry, JM Petersen, L Eisen, and RJ Eisen. 2017. Isolation of the Lyme disease spirochete Borrelia mayonii from naturally infected rodents in Minnesota. Journal of Medical Entomology, 54(4):1088-1092.