Photo of Chris Teale in front of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow

Chris Teale

Chris Teale qualified as a veterinary surgeon from the University of Cambridge. He spent two and a half years in general mixed veterinary practice in Somerset and then Leicestershire before joining the Veterinary Investigation Service of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (now the Animal and Plant Health Agency Agency) as a diagnostic veterinary pathologist investigating field cases of disease in farmed livestock. He subsequently specialised in veterinary microbiology and is currently head of antimicrobial resistance at APHA