Wild Tiger Health Centre

Irina Korotkova

Head of Centre for diagnosis of wild animal disease, Primorskaya State Agricultural Academy, Russia

Dr Irina Korotkova is the Head of Pathology and Surgery at the Primorskaya State Agricultural Academy, Russia, and since 2007 she has also been responsible for the Academy’s centre for diagnosis of wild animal disease where she investigates the causes of death in wild Amur tiger and leopard amongst other species.

In 2011, Dr Korotkova produced an atlas of the causes of death of free-ranging Amur tiger.