COVID-19 is just one of the many infectious diseases that has been transmitted to humans from wild animals. Another zoonotic disease is a species of malaria… Read more »
Rebecca completed a MSci in Parasitology and a PhD in Ecology and Behaviour of zoonotic malaria vectors at the University of Glasgow. She was also a Research Assistant in the blood-stage malaria vaccine group at Oxford University and is currently working as a Data Scientist for the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office. Her interests are in zoonotic disease ecology, medical entomology and one health approaches to disease control.