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Mark Forbes

Canada Research Professor in Ecological Parasitology/ Wildlife Conservation

Website:http://carleton.ca/biology/people/mark-forbes/

Mark Forbes is currently the Associate Vice-President Research, and is a Canada Research Professor in the Department of Biology. He is interested in the factors affecting host species range for parasitic and pathogenic organisms, including those with zoonotic potential for humans; and, in the factors influencing parasitism and contaminant levels in wildlife species, including those harvested for food.