Ricardo is a Biologist who is a PhD student at Acharya Nagarjuna University. He is Conservation Programmes Advisor at Panama Wildlife Conservation, performing consulting activities   on the current strategies for conservation of natural resources. His fieldwork experience includes the molecular epidemiology and cellular signaling of animal and human infectious diseases. In addition, Ricardo is part of the organisation team for project development, including the evaluation for measuring the impact of conservation methodologies that are being applied in Panama tropical forests and coordination of field actions.