The Ecology of Emerging Diseases in Wildlife and People

In September 2011, the University of California Global Health Institute invited PREDICT partner and President of EcoHealth Alliance Peter Daszak, to speak on the ecology of emerging diseases in wildlife and people.  Here Dr. Daszak “explains how epidemics may impact species survival, ecological integrity, and global health and explores the collective roles that wildlife trade, global travel, population growth, and land-use change may play in influencing pathogen emergence and transmission.”

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