Dr. Steven Levy, assistant professor and coordinator of the veterinary technology program, was quoted featured in an article on NBCConnectitcut.com on June 22.
In the article, Dr. Levy discusses Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, a tick transmitted disease. According to Dr. Steve Levy, program coordinator of the veterinary technology program at Middlesex Community College, RMSF is rare in the Northeast. It is spread by the American dog tick. He said most vets in the region will test for other things first, like Lyme disease.