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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Research team explores 'paradigm shift' for treating orphan diseases

UCalgary interdisciplinary team receives $250,000 grant from New Frontiers in Research Fund ...

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Two vet med scholars awarded prestigious Canada Research Chairs

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Vet med students participate in rotations that support rescue animals

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UCalgary-led research looks to improve health, welfare, and resilience of beef calves

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