University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine


Wildlife Health Research Fund

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine (WCVM) created the Wildlife Health Research Fund (WHRF) in 1981 to encourage and support applied research and training in health and disease of free-ranging wildife. The expertise and knowledge gained is now applied to wildlife conservation and management, public health and food safety in Western Canada and elsewhere.

WHRF Applications: Research Grants and Research Fellowships

If you are a WCVM faculty member who would like to apply for research funding from the WHRF, please submit the WHRF research grant application to Elise Painchaud-Rattai (WCVM Research Office, Room 4104.2) before February 15, 2011.

For more information about the Wildlife Health Research Fund, please contact:

Dr. Elisabeth Snead, Associate Dean, Research (Acting)
Tel: 306-966-7068 • Fax: 306-966-8747

For more information about supporting WCVM's research funds, please contact:

Jennifer Molloy, Director, Development
Tel: 306-966-7450 • Fax: 306-966-8747

Dr. Trent Bollinger, WHF chair