Publications & Presentations

This is the Valley Fever Center's archive of publications and presentations created by our esteemed colleagues. The publications are formal reports on the latest findings on Valley Fever, and the presentations are from our Valley Fever Awareness Week events.


(2023) The Clinician’s Guide to Diagnosing Primary Pulmonary Coccidioidomycosis in Arizona - AzDHS

(2023) Arizona Vaccine News, June 2023 

(2023) Valley Fever Vaccine Fast Facts Sheet

(2022) NASEM Impact and Control of Valley Fever Workshop

(2021) VFCE Promotes Awareness of Disease that Affects Tens of Thousands of Arizonans - UArizona College of Medicine

(2020) We have both Valley fever and COVID‐19 in Arizona. Things to know. — John Galgiani, M.D. 

(2019) Cost of Valley Fever to Arizona — Arizona State University

(2018) Valley Fever Annual Report — Arizona Department of Health Services

(2017) Valley Fever Annual Report — Arizona Department of Health Services

(2016) Valley Fever Annual Report — Arizona Department of Health Services 

(2015) Valley Fever Annual Report — Arizona Department of Health Services

(2014) The Epidemiology of Coccidioidomycosis - 15 California Counties, 2007-2011 — Michael L. MacLean, M.D., M.S.

(2014) Valley Fever Annual Report — Arizona Department of Health Services

(2012) Arizona – Valley Fever Report — Arizona Department of Health Services

(2001-2008) Epidemiology Summary; Coccidioidomycosis in California - California Department of Public Health

(2001-2008) Yearly Summary Report of Coccidiodidomycosis in California - California Department of Public Health



(2023) Western Regional Valley Fever Workshop

(2023) Mini Medical School: Climate Change and Health 101 - John Galgiani, MD.

(2022) Impact and Control of Valley Fever Workshop - National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine

(2022) Medical Grand Rounds (27th Annual Farness Lecture)- Robert Modlin, MD

(2021) Immunobiology Virtual Seminar - Bridget Barker, PhD.

(2021) Coccidioidomycosis Symposium - John Galgiani, MD.

(2020) Cocci Collaborative Roundtable ​— John Galgiani, MD.

(2020) Canine Valley Fever Vaccine Webinar — Lisa Shubitz, DVM.

(2020) Immunobiology Virtual Seminar — John Galgiani, MD.

(2019) Tuberculosis and Cocci Webinar — Curry Interational Tuberculosis Center 

(2019) Vaccine Strategies for Endemic Fungal Pathogens —  NIAID March Conference

(2014) A Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) Vaccine for Dogs — Lisa Shubitz, DVM.

(2014) Diagnosis of Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever): The Ill Wind Blows — Michael Saubolle, Ph.D.

(2014) Epidemiology of Coccidioidomycosis in Arizona — Rebecca Sunenshine, MD.

(2014) Learn About Valley Fever — John Galgiani, MD.

(2014) Precision Health in Valley Fever: Does Ancestry Matter? — John Galgiani, MD

(2014) Precision Health: A Bold Initiative at the Arizona Health Sciences Center — Ken Ramos, MD., PhD.

(2014) Valley Fever in Children — Ziad Shehab, MD.

(2014) Recognizing/Managing Primary Coccidioidal Pneumonia — Neil Ampel, MD.

(2014) Treatment of Coccidioidomycosis — Janis Blair, MD.

(2011) The Public Health Significance of Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) in the US-Mexico Border Region — Orion McCotter, MPH.

(2011) You say Haboob, I say Dust Storm: Cocci Blowing in the Wind — John Galgiani, MD.

(2011) Coccidioidomycosis in Rheumatologic Patients — Susan Hoover, MD.

(2011) Current Diagnosis of Coccidioidomycosis: Definitive, Presumptive, and Maybe — Galgiani MD/ Sunenshine MD.

(2011) Surgical Management of Pulmonary Coccidioidomycosis, Thoracic Surgery (VATS) — Dawn Jaroszewski, MD.

(2011) Treating Rheumatologic Disease in Arizona: Good News, Bad News — Jeffrey Lisse, MD.

(2011) Update from the Coccidioidomycosis Study Group — Janis Blair, MD.

(2011) Surgery for Valley Fever — Sherry Meyerson, MD.

(2010) The Imminent Return of Skin Testing for Coccidioidomycosis: A Primer — Elizabeth Wack, MD.

(2010) Disseminated coccidioidomycosis: Valley Fever that escaped the lungs — Rodney Adam, MD.

(2010) Strategies for Managing Early Coccidioidal Infections: How Much is Enough? — John Galgiani, MD.

(2010) Coccidioidomycosis during Pregnancy — Neil Ampel, MD.

(2009) Coccidioidomycosis: an overview of Valley Fever and the fungus that causes the disease — Marc Orbach, PhD.