Frederick Leighton "Advisor"

Frederick (Ted) Leighton has worked for 30 years as a specialist in wild animal health and its implications for wildlife populations, domestic animals and human health and well-being. He is a professor in the Department of Veterinary Pathology at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan. He played a key role in the creation and evolution of the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative, and was its first Executive Director from 2002 to 2014. In that role, he coordinated Canada’s wildlife health management programs and worked closely with non-government and government agencies at all levels to provide the disease surveillance programs, risk assessments and broad information services required to inform policies and programs relevant to wildlife conservation and human and animal health. He is a member of the Working Group on Wildlife of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and has worked extensively with developing countries to enhance their capacities in animal health and wildlife health management.

Deborah K. Padgett

Deborah K. Padgett "Advisor"
Bio coming soon..