Seminar on Wildlife, Zoonoses and Public Health

Organized jointly by the College, SLWHC, and the Society of Companion Animal Practitioners (SCAP) this seminar was held at the Auditorium of the Organization of Professional Associations in Colombo on 2nd July 2015. Presentations were made by Dr. Oswin Perera, Dr. Chelsea Himsworth (Canada) and Dr. Jagath Amarasekera. The presentations were followed by a moderated panel discussion on issues of importance at the wildlife-human interface in Sri Lanka. The seminar was attended by around 45 participants from the livestock, companion animal and public health sectors.