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March 14, 2016

Apply for Conservation Leadership and Management Program – Deadline Fast approaching!

Deadline: 31st March 2016 African Wildlife Foundation presents the Conservation Leadership and Management Programs is 24-month, on-the-job training program for highly qualified master’s degree graduates who […]
March 13, 2016

BIRD FLU: How to protect yourself and your Poultry Farm

Written by Dr Dorcas Fadugba and Dr Kikiope Oluwarore   Bird Flu is also known as Avian Influenza (AI) and it is a disease of birds […]
March 11, 2016

Germany reports suspected Lassa Fever Death

​Germany reports suspected Lassa Fever Death An individual who was referred to the University Hospital of Cologne for malaria treatment has died from suspected Lassa fever, according to […]
March 11, 2016

Tuberculosis and the looming fear of Multi-Drug Resistant Strains

This originally appeared in an Article by Maria Smith. It is an interesting and informative read considering the relevance of Tuberculosis in animal-human health, on HIV/AIDS […]
March 10, 2016

Rabies in Dogs and Humans – Deadly and Highly Preventable

Rabies in Dogs and Humans – Deadly and Highly Preventable Rabies is a deadly zoonotic disease caused by a virus (a Lyssavirus) and mostly transmitted to […]
March 9, 2016

The Road to PPR Eradication

The Road to PPR Eradication Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a viral disease that is also known as sheep and goat plague. It is a […]
March 8, 2016

Crocodiles!!!

Crocodile Type: Reptile                                                                         Diet: Carnivore Average life span in the wild: 45 -70 years              Size: 15 – 17 ft (4.5 – 5 m) Weight: […]
March 7, 2016

No! It is NOT okay to feed BONES to your dog!

No! It is NOT okay to feed BONES to your dog! So, you and your family just finished a sumptuous meal of rice, chicken with some […]
March 7, 2016

2016 UCLAN PhD Studentship in the School of Health Sciences, UK

2016 UCLAN PhD Studentship in the School of Health Sciences, UK Deadline: 28 March 2016. University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) is pleased to offer PhD (via […]
March 7, 2016

2016 Farr Institute of Health Informatics Research PhD Studentship in UK

2016 Farr Institute of Health Informatics Research PhD Studentship in UK Application Deadline: Closing date for applications is 31st March 2016. The Farr Institute of Health […]
March 7, 2016

2016 Norman E. Borlaug LEAP Fellowships in Agriculture Program, USA.

2016 Norman E. Borlaug LEAP Fellowships in Agriculture Program, USA. Deadline: April 6, 2016 Applications are invited for Norman E. Borlaug LEAP (Leadership Enhancement in Agriculture Program) fellowships […]
March 7, 2016

PhD Positions in Imaging Cellular Processes and Disease at CiM-IMPRS, Germany

PhD Positions in Imaging Cellular Processes and Disease at CiM-IMPRS, Germany Deadline: 1st May 2016. University of Münsterand the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine is offering CiM-IMPRS joint […]
March 6, 2016

Lassa Fever is a zoonotic disease

Lassa Fever series: Lassa Fever is a zoonotic disease Yes! Lassa fever is indeed a Zoonotic disease. It is a disease that is primarily transmitted from […]