About Emeritus Professor Richard Whittington

Has led research into veterinary infectious diseases caused by bacteria (eg mycobacteria, anaerobes) and viruses (eg ranaviruses, herpesviruses) for many years. He uses the tools of epidemiology and laboratory sciences to explain and better understand diseases, and to develop and validate new diagnostic tests and vaccines to control them, in both developed and developing countries. His research spans terrestrial and aquatic animals.

Emeritus Professor Richard Whittington is a research academic at the Sydney School of Veterinary Science. He is also a member of the Sydney Institute of Agriculture.

For more information about Emeritus Professor Richard Whittington refer to his Academic Profile Online.