Ross McKenzie


Ross McKenzie is a retired veterinary pathologist, toxicologist and research scientist from the Queensland DPI where he diagnosed and researched diseases of livestock for 36 years (1973-2009). He is also a retired conjoint senior lecturer from the University of Queensland where he taught toxicology to veterinary students for 14 years (1994-2008). His students called him "Toxic Ross". In 2009 he was honored with the Public Service Medal within the Order of Australia for his research in veterinary pathology and toxicology.

Author's Books

Australia’s Poisonous Plants, Fungi and Cyanobacteria

A Guide to Species of Medical and Veterinary Importance