Dr Ian Ashpole


EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Zoo Health Management

October 2019 ongoing – Veterinary Officer at Chester Zoo, UK.

December 2019 - MSc in Veterinary Professional Studies (zoo bias), The University of Liverpool.

October 2016 – October 2019 - ECZM (Zoo Health Management) Resident at Chester Zoo, UK.

June 2014 – December 2014 - Veterinary Officer at Chester Zoo (temporary contract).

October 2012 – October 2013 - Veterinarian with The Aspinall Foundation (temporary contract) including four months’ field work with lowland gorillas in Gabon.

July 2009 – June 2010 - Clinical Internship in Wildlife and Conservation Medicine at Tufts University, Massachusetts, USA.

July 2008 - Graduated as a vet (BVSc) from The University of Liverpool.

July 2006 - BSc (Hons) in Conservation Medicine, The University of Liverpool.