This is the first in our series of joint podcasts with theGIST, a student science magazine, blog, podcast and YouTube channel run by students from the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde . In this episode, we interviewed Prof. Ted Leighton, the former director of the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative, after he gave a talk to the Institute in February. Miss it? Don’t worry, tune in to hear Prof. Leighton discuss a range of subjects, from his work with the CWHC to his experiences helping develop wildlife disease monitoring capacity in Sri Lanka.

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The gray jay (Perisoreus canadensis), the chosen logo of the CWHC. Dan Strickland at the English language Wikipedia [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons.

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A science pod-yssey and regular blog-yssey from the Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health & Comparative Medicine at the University of Glasgow

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  1. […] This is not the first time we have collaborated with theGIST: why not listen to our joint podcast on wildlife disease surveillance? […]

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  2. […] how collaborative networks such as those in Canada and Sri Lanka are being used to improve wildlife disease monitoring; and found out how communities in Tanzania are working together to fight rabies, a fully […]

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