epidemiology - disease ecology - public health - conservation

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David TS Hayman, Co-Director

Work led by my Smith Fellowship mentor Paul Cryan, USGS, on monitoring bats

Work led by my Smith Fellowship mentor Paul Cryan, USGS, on monitoring bats at wind turbines recently received substantial media interest. Examples are here, and you can watch the videos on the ScienceNews website.




NGO event hosted by AAAS

I recently spoke at an NGO event hosted by AAAS, Elizabeth R Griffin Research Foundation and other NGOs on the "Prevent Panel" regarding how conservation may help reduce spillover of infectious disease such as ebola virus from bats to humans. This meeting was in association with the US White House's Global Health Security Agenda Meeting, hosted in the White House the next day.



Local Press Interviews

Local New Zealand Press Interviews about the spread of the Ebola virus.