Wildlife Diseases and Conservation – a one day symposium

We are in London for a one day symposium on Wildlife Diseases and Conservation, run by the Veterinary Association for Wildlife Management and held at The Royal Society of Medicine in London.

This film is brought to you by the Countryside Alliance Film Unit. www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL420A6E1F70009222

Timetable – and links to individual speakers

Session 1, chairman Dr Caroline Hahn

One health — integrating human, domestic animal and wildlife health
Professor Richard Kock, Royal Veterinary College
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=00m52s

Vector-borne infectious diseases; biology is crucial but not the whole story
Professor Sarah Randolph, University of Oxford
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=29m57s

Bat white nose syndrome
Mr Alex Barlow, AHVLA
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=01h20m57s

Exotic pathogens and alien wildlife
Mr Vic Simpson, Truro, Cornwall
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=01h47m58s

Pets Travel Scheme — a threat to UK biosecurity
Mr Harvey Locke
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=02h23m23s

Cetaceans Strandings Investigation Programme
Rob Deaville, standing in for Dr Paul Jepson, IOZ, London
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=02h52m28s

Session 2, chairman Dr Lewis Thomas

The Big Society and Conservation
Mrs Teresa Dent, Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust, Fordingbridge
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=04h07m20s

The Big Society and grey Partridges — success in the private sector
Professor Nick Sotherton, Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust, Fordingbridge
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=04h30m28s

Life in the Wild
Mr Jim Barrington, VAWM
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=04h56m40s

Session 3, chairman Katie Colvile

UK species translocations — past present and future
Mr Leigh Lock, RSPB Sandy
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=05h56m54s

Sea Eagles in Europe and the threat from lead poisoning
Mr Bjorn Beckmann CEH Wallingford
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=06h26m36s

Predatory birds and anticoagulant rodenticides
Mr Lee Walker CEH Lancaster.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQFSuJScCaI#t=06h54m41s

Symposium sponsored by:
Bayer
Merial
Eco Animal Health

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