Welcome to Centre ValBio Centre ValBio works to protect Madagascar’s unique and biologically diverse ecosystems through conservation science and projects that directly benefit the local people, including rural health care delivery. CVB has a world-class research station sited on the edge of Madagascar's beautiful and abundant Ranomafana National Park. Under the direction of world-renowned primatologist Patricia Wright, Centre ValBio facilitates hands-on science to sustain the resources and people of Madagascar. In collaboration with villagers, we're expanding the frontiers of knowledge while safeguarding biodiversity for future generations.
Patricia Wright Wins 2014 Indianapolis Prize »
Stony Brook University professor and primatologist Patricia Wright is the winner of the 2014 Indianapolis Prize, a prestigious award given every two years to recognize global leaders in animal conservation.
Dental Team in Ranomafana Assists Nearly a Thousand People »
The Stony Brook University dental team plans to return to Ranomafana and Centre ValBio to assist in dental care in July 2015.
Land of Lemurs and Other Strange Things »
Young Explorer Cara Brook studied the impact of human land development on biodiversity and how it could potentially spread infectious diseases that are transmitted from animals to people.