The Global Emerging Diseases Institute is a true collaboration between Tampa General Hospital and USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. An entire team of physician leaders from TGH and USF Health Morsani College of Medicine support the Institute, from the inpatient clinical care to the outpatient clinics to teaching and research. The new Institute treats patients suffering from COVID-19 and other infectious diseases, conducts cutting-edge research and teaches the next generation of infectious disease physicians.