The Humane Management of Global Dog Populations:
Is It Possible to Sterilize 300 Million Street Dogs? Should We Try?
Friday, September 8, 2017
at 12 PM – 1 PM
Hamilburg Lecture Hall, in the Franklin Loew Veterinary Education Center, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton
Part of the Animal Matters Seminar Series presented by Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy
Speaker: Andrew N. Rowan, Ph.D.
Chief International Officer and Chief Scientific Officer of The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)
President and CEO of Humane Society International (HSI) Dr. Rowan’s Biography
Dr. Rowan has served in numerous board, advisory and consultative roles for government bodies (eg NIH, NIEHS, ILAR), private corporations (e.g. Shell, Iams) and non-profits. Before HSUS, Andrew was the founder and director of the Tufts University’s Center for Animals and Public Policy and started the first graduate degree program in animal policy, the MS in Animals in Public Policy in 1995. He has authored and co-authored many books on animals used in research and alternatives, wildlife conservation, and on companion animal management and population control.
Made possible by the generous support of: Elizabeth A. Lawrence Endowed Fund
View recorded seminar here:
Dr. Rowan was interviewed by Worcester Telegram & Gazette after his seminar. Read the Worcester Telegram & Gazette article on Telegram.com here:
About Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy
The mission of the Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy is to conduct and encourage the study of complex issues surrounding the changing role and impact of animals in society. The Center supports the development and dissemination of research driven policies, programs and practices that benefit both people and animals.
Work conducted by the Center is based on the tenets that animal well-being matters, that animal and human well-being are linked, and that both are enhanced through improved understanding of human-animal relationships. Click here for more information