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Ellen Ariel, PhD “Turtle Tribulations in Australia” discussing different types of marine turtles and problems they encounter (45 minutes, given June 4, 2015)
Matt Gray, PhD “Ranaviruses: Cry Wolf or Real Threat?” dealing with the pathobiology & epidemiology of ranaviruses in amphibians & fish (1 hr, given Feb 3, 2014)
Laurie Richardson, PhD “Challenges and Approaches to the Study of Coral Health and Disease” about coral reef conservation issues, trends, drivers & causes of coral reef die offs, and challenges posed by diseases (1 hr, given Feb 26, 2014)
John Reynolds, PhD “Aquatic Animal Health in a Changing World: What is a health professional to do?” concerning conservation medicine and ecological biodiversity of marine mammals, and what may be achievable in the future (1 hr, given March 26, 2014)
Iske Larkin, PhD “Conservation Issues of Aquatic Animals” dealing with how aquatic animals & human activities fit into conservation medicine, and the interactions that are necessary for balanced ecosystems (1 hr, given Aug. 21, 2013)
Martine de Wit, DVM “Unusual Manatee Mortality Events” explaining a variety of manatee deaths & how they were investigated to determine the actual cause (1 hr, given Oct 30, 2013)
Michelle Davis, DVM, DACZM “Stranding & Rehabilitation Programs" covering an overview of Sea World’s veterinary rehabilitation of marine mammal, sea turtle, avian & other species, and research programs with these animals (51 min, given Nov. 20, 2013)
Dr Richmond Loh
DipProjMgt, BSc, BVMS, MPh (Pathology), MANZCVS (Aquatics & Pathobiology), CertAqV, CMAVA, NATA Signatory.
Aquatic Veterinarian & Veterinary Pathologist
THE FISH VET, Perth, Western Australia, AUSTRALIA.
Mobile Aquatic Veterinary Medical & Diagnostic Services.
Ph: +61 (0)421 822 383
President WAVMA 2014