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Mosquitoes Spread Deadly Diseases, And Public Health Experts Hope To Fight Back With This New Emoji

September 22, 2017

Dr. Robert Amler, dean of New York Medical College’s School of Health Sciences and Practice, called the proposed mosquito emoji “a terrific idea.” A longtime public health officer, Amler said the emoji puts the power of digital media to work in fighting the illnesses these pests spread. “I’m not an art critic,” he added, “but I think the design work is excellent.”

NYMC Leadership: Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A., dean of School of Health Sciences and Practice and vice president for government affairs

Source: Los Angeles Times