Chickens fight back : pandemic panics and deadly diseases that jump from animals to humans

Chickens fight back
Publication Year: 
2007

Waltner-Toews, David

David Waltner-Toews is an epidemiologist, essayist, poet, fiction writer, veterinarian, and a specialist in the epidemiology of food and waterborne diseases, zoonoses (diseases other animals share with people) and ecosystem health. A Professor in the Department of Population Medicine, he is the founding president and CEO of Veterinarians without Borders/ Vétérinaires sans Frontières - Canada, as well as the founding president of the Network for Ecosystem Sustainability and Health. Besides being an author on more than 80 peer-reviewed scholarly papers, he has published half a dozen books of poetry, a collection of poems and recipes, an award-winning collection of short stories, and four books of non-fiction.