Dr. Lisa Hoopes: Director of Research, Conservation and Nutrition

Dr. Lisa Hoopes: Director of Research, Conservation and Nutrition

Georgia Aquarium was recently delighted to announce the promotion of Dr. Lisa Hoopes to Director of Research, Conservation and Nutrition, effective January 1, 2018. Dr. Hoopes has served as the staff Nutritionist at Georgia Aquarium since 2010, directing all aspects of clinical nutrition for the Aquarium’s animal collection.

Dr. Hoopes also maintains an active research program. Her recent research achievements have included health assessments on sand tiger sharks, sting rays and bottlenose dolphins, sea turtle rehabilitation and nutrition, feeding ecology research on spotted eagle rays and active participation in the OCEARCH white shark expeditions.

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