Congress on Wildlife Parasites,KNP, September 2014

Parasites of Wildlife - Keynote speakers



Date

Keynote Speaker

Topic

Mon 15 Sep

Dr Kerstin Junker
Parasites, Vectors and Vector-borne Diseases Programme, Agricultural Research Council-Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute, Pretoria, South Africa


An overview of the founding and development of wildlife parasitology studies in Southern Africa

Tue 16 Sep

Dr Serge Morand
Institute for the Study of Evolution, University of Montpellier 2, France



The zoo within: Evolution and ecology of host-parasite relationships

Wed 17 Sep

Prof Dr Ute Mackenstedt
Institute for Zoology, Hohenheim University, Stuttgart, Germany



The role of wildlife in transmission of parasitic zoonoses in peri-urban areas