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Anne Ballmann

Anne Ballmann is a Wildlife Disease Specialist at the National Wildlife Health Center.

I joined the USGS National Wildlife Health Center as a wildlife disease specialist/field epidemiologist in 2008. I earned my DVM at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville and a PhD in Comparative Medicine-Population Health at North Carolina State University (Raleigh). I’m actively involved in research and multi-agency coordination for bat white-nose syndrome (WNS) and currently serve as the lead for the WNS Diagnostic Working Group as well as on the WNS National Coordination Team.

Education and Certifications

  • PhD Comparative Biomedical Sciences-Population Medicine, North Carolina State University (2007)

  • DVM, University of Tennessee-Knoxville (1997)

  • BS/BA Biology, Northeast Missouri State University-Kirksville (1993)

Affiliations and Memberships

  • Wildlife Disease Association

  • The Wildlife Society

  • American Association of Wildlife Veterinarians

  • American Veterinary Medical Association

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