Robert Herriman

In addition to his work on the Tampa Dispatch, Robert is the Editor-in-Chief of the health and disease website, Outbreak News Today and the Executive editor of The Global Dispatch. He also hosts the Tampa-based radio show, Outbreak News This Week on am 1380 The Biz

Robert Herriman on 22nd Jul

Since Tuesday, the Florida Department of Health (DOH) has announced they, in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control...

Robert Herriman on 06th Jul

The number of travel associated Zika virus cases in the state of Florida increased by another 11 today as the Florida Department...

Robert Herriman on 06th Jul

The Florida Department of Health in Polk County (DOH- Polk) advises residents of an increase in mosquito-borne disease activity...

Robert Herriman on 30th Apr

Florida health officials reported Friday on two additional travel associated Zika virus cases in the state, one in Pasco...

Robert Herriman on 15th Apr

Officials in Polk County have reported a case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in a horse this week. The eighteen month...

Robert Herriman on 09th Apr

Since the beginning of the year, the state of Florida has reported one confirmed and one probable case of Creutzfeldt-Jakob...

Robert Herriman on 05th Apr

Hillsborough County has seen an average of 66 pertussis, or whooping cough cases over the past three years, according to...