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Dr Jo Bannister

Dr Jo Bannister is a registered veterinarian with an interest in aquatic animal health, welfare, surgery, research and pathology.

She graduated from the Murdoch University Veterinary School in November 2011 and has been working as a fish vet with Fisheries since February 2012. She has a particular interest in occoculture and pathology.

Dr Bannister is currently learning how to become a fish pathologist and interpret histopathology and diagnose disease in many different types of aquatic animals.

She also helps co-ordinate the Western Australian fish kill program and trains Fisheries staff in managing fish kill incidents.  

Dr Jo Bannister BSc BVMS (Veterinary Medicine and Surgery) BSc (Animal Sc) Hons
Research Scientist, Biodiversity and Biosecurity (Fish Health)

T: (08) 9368 3286

Last modified: 17/04/2015 3:56 PM

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