Dr Janine Brown

Dr Janine Brown is a world leader in Asian elephant physiology and endocrinology. Her work focuses on improving the management and conservation of endangered species, both in captivity and in the wild. Dr Brown is head of the endocrinology laboratory at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, and is a world authority on elephant reproductive biology, amongst other specialisations. 

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Dr Bic

Dr Chatchote Thitaram is one of the world’s most well-respected names in Asian elephant research. His specialisations include Asian elephant reproduction, breeding, genetics, medicine and management.

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Dr Nin

Dr Chaleamchat Somgird has published extensively on many topics including elephant hormone regulation and production, physiology, EEHV and captive elephant management. 

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Dr Im

Dr Bansiddah is a highly experienced veterinarian and researcher, with focusses on the physiological functions of captive Asian elephants. 


Kim Klein

Kim is an elephant care specialist at Houston Zoo, focussing on captive elephant enrichment and behaviour. Kin is an active member of the Elephant Manager’s Association and serves on the Conservation Committee.


Mr Kulpong Bunnag ‘Byrd’

The legendary Byrd is an icon of the Thai music scene. Byrd has achieved spectacular success both on and off stage. A highly accomplished businessman, former positions include Management Director of MTV Thailand and Vice President of Star TV. 

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Saravanan Elangkovan

Saravanan Elangkovan oversees the collection of elephants at Wildlife Reserves Singapore. He champions high standards of elephant care and management under human care. 


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