February 01, 2009

Human encroachment into uninhabited parts of Southeast Asia exposed people to unusual animals and previously unknown pathogens, and global travel carried a tropical zoonotic disease to Toronto in 2003, Dr. Barrett Slenning told a gathering of public health professionals.


The American Association of Equine Practitioners' newest president, Dr. Harry W. Werner, knows he didn't get to where he is today without some help. He credits many of the mentors and colleagues he has encountered throughout his career and his involvement with the AAEP with helping to open doors for him professionally and personally.