Healthy ecosystems, animals and people rely on our daily actions. Donate today.

Meet Our Experts

Ariful Islam

Field Veterinarian

Ariful Islam

Dr. Ariful Islam graduated with a DVM and a MS in Pharmacology from Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, and an MPH in Epidemiology from American International University, Bangladesh.
Read More

Meet More Experts

EcoHealth Newsletter

Sign up to receive EcoHealth news, updates, and invites to special events.

Featured Stories

The news item you requested is not available at this time.

Showing 7 News Items.

Defending Madagascar’s Frogs from Invading Fungus

March 31, 2014

EcoHealth Alliance researcher, Jonathan Kolby, blogs about his experience in Madagascar.

Celebrating Steps Forward for Wildlife Conservation on "World Wildlife Day"

March 3, 2014

In December 2013 the United Nations General Assembly declared March 3rd World Wildlife Day, commemorating the signing of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in 1973.

Camels Key in Transmission of Deadly Virus in Middle East - EcoHealth Alliance in TIME

February 26, 2014

A new study released on Feb. 25 provides the strongest evidence yet that camels are a major player in Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a viral disease that has killed dozens of people in the Middle East since it was first detected in 2012 and whose origin remains elusive.

Camels Linked to Spread of MERS Virus in People - EcoHealth Alliance in The New York Times

February 25, 2014

A new study suggests that camels are the major source of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, a viral disease that has sickened 182 people and killed 79 of them since it was first detected in Saudi Arabia in 2012.

Anne-Hélène Prieur-Richard and Dr. Peter Daszak were invited to the United Nations today to present on the links between biodiversity and human well-being.

February 4, 2014

This opportunity will help link the contribution of biodiversity towards sustainable development goals.

Scientific Task Force on Avian Influenza and Wild Birds: Update

January 28, 2014

H5N8 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in poultry and wild birds in Republic of Korea.

Assembly Standing Committee on Environmental Conservation Public Hearing - Watch the Public Hearing Here!

January 16, 2014

EcoHealth Alliance will testify at this public hearing provide input on New York State’s laws and regulations protecting endangered species and restricting the sale of ivory.