Department of Ecosystem & Public Health

The Department of Ecosystem & Public Health examines current and emerging issues at the interface of human health, animal health, and the environment. Emerging infectious diseases, wildlife health and food safety are important components of the department. Disciplines represented in the department include, but are not limited to: ecosystem health, public health, epidemiology & disease surveillance, toxicology and pathology, population health, wildlife diseases & zoonoses, conservation medicine, microbiology and parasitology, risk assessment and animal health policy.

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UCVM DVM students present research at American pathologist annual meeting

Three poster abstracts on wildlife pathology cases accepted...

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Five accomplished scientists recognized for their achievements confronting complex health challenges

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UCalgary researcher finds sick rats may pose greater risk to human health

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UCalgary research shows local emergence of a human disease caused by parasites in coyotes and foxes

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