Friday, August 05, 2011
New staff member at ORI
Another new member of staff to ORI is Dr Leo Braack, who will be dealing with Entomology as well as Zoonoses and Vector-borne Diseases. Leo started off his career as a Research Scientist in the Kruger National Park of South Africa, in time becoming Head of Research, then asked by the three governments to become the first International Coordinator for what is now known as the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park. More recently he was Director of the Southern Africa office of Conservation International. Leo has a deep interest in wildlife, diseases, and also working with communities, and looks forward to working with the team at ORI.