IoE Rough Cut Science - Dr. Paul Cross - "The Changing Landscape of Brucellosis and the GYE"
- Wednesday, March 21, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
- Barnard Hall, 126 - view map
Dr. Paul Cross will give a talk titled "The Changing Landscape of Brucellosis and the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem" at noon on Wednesday, Mar. 21 in Barnard Hall Room 126.
Dr. Cross is a Research Wildlife Biologist with the USGS Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center. His research focuses on applied wildlife disease, conservation and management issues around the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Dr. Cross works to integrate multiple different scientific fields, but his specific background is in field ecology, behavior and mathematical modeling. There are two central themes in Dr. Cross' research: (1) the integration of empirical data and mathematical modeling, and (2) the effects of host behavior on disease dynamics. Currently, his research focuses on brucellosis, chronic wasting disease, canine distemper and sarcoptic mange.