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TBC United Covid-19 and Alpha-gal Syndrome Resources

Dr. Jennifer Platt, Cofounder of TBC United was recognized by the University of North Carolina for TBC United’s educational efforts around Alpha-gal Syndrome and Covid-19. Jennifer is a graduate of the UNC Gillings School of Public Health. The article references TBC United’s information hub to address relevant AGS and COVID-19 concerns, as well as the team’s series of webcast sessions with experts to answer commonly asked questions from the AGS community. The sessions are held on Sunday nights on Facebook Live and are open to the public.

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Cofounder, TBC United, CEO and Founder, TickWarriors

Dr. Jennifer Platt has decades of experience in public health and environmental program development. She has led the creation of nationally recognized, award-winning education programs and has spoken extensively to audiences of all sizes.

While working on her doctorate in public health from the University of North Carolina in 2011, Dr. Platt contracted Ehrlichiosis. She was later confirmed to also have Lyme Disease and Babesia.

Dr. Platt’s personal experience with tick-borne illness led her to create TickWarriors in 2016, which provides eco-friendly tick protection for people, pets, and property. The pervasive need for education and awareness led Dr. Platt to co-found Tick-borne Conditions United in 2018 with Beth Carrison.

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