New Publication – The pros and cons of animal health harmonisation.


David Adamson, William Gilbert, Peregrine Rothman-Ostrow, and Jonathan Rushton of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases project have collaborated to produce the now published The Pros and Cons of Animal Health Harmonisation. Abstract It has been argued that the global harmonisation of animal health procedures, regulations and responses will improve animal health and provide economic … Continue reading New Publication – The pros and cons of animal health harmonisation.

New Publication – Exploring the Socioeconomic Importance of Antimicrobial Use in the Small-Scale Pig Sector in Vietnam.


Jonathan Rushton of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases project has collaborated with Lucy Coyne (University of Liverpool), Carolyn Benigno, Wantanee Kalprividh and Pawin Padungtod (Food and Agriculture Organization), Vo Ngan Giang (FHI), Luu Quynh Huong and Pham Thi Ngoc (National Institute of Veterinary Research) and Ian Patrick (Agricultural and Resource Economic Consulting Services) to … Continue reading New Publication – Exploring the Socioeconomic Importance of Antimicrobial Use in the Small-Scale Pig Sector in Vietnam.

New Publication – Investigation of the Governance Structure of the Nairobi Dairy Value Chain and its Influence on Food Safety.


Jonathan Rushton of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases project has collaborated with Stella Kiambi (Food and Agriculture Organization), Joshua Orungo Onono, Erastus Keng’ethe, Gabriel O,Aboge (University of Nairobi), Patrick Muinde, James Akoko, Kelvin Momanyi, (International Livestock Research Institute), Eric M. Fevre (University of Liverpool and International Livestock Research Institute) and Pablo Alarcon (Royal Veterinary … Continue reading New Publication – Investigation of the Governance Structure of the Nairobi Dairy Value Chain and its Influence on Food Safety.

New Publication – Identification of Production Chain Risk Factors for Slaughterhouse Condemnation of Broiler Chickens’


Jonathan Rushton and Benjamin Huntington of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases project have collaborated with Svetlana Buzdugan, Yu-Mei Chang, Javier Guitian, Damer Blake and Pablo Alarcon (Royal Veterinary Collage), to produce the now published article Identification of Production Chain Risk Factors for Slaughterhouse Condemnation of Broiler Chickens’. AbstractSlaughterhouse condemnation of broiler chickens results from … Continue reading New Publication – Identification of Production Chain Risk Factors for Slaughterhouse Condemnation of Broiler Chickens’

New Publication – Socio-economic impact of Food-and-Mouth outbreaks and control measures: An analysis of Mongolian outbreaks in 2017.


Mieghan Bruce, Jonathan Rushton, and Nicholas A. Lyons of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme have collaborated with Georgina Limon (Pirbright Institute) and Gerelmaa Ulziibat (State Central Veterinary Laboratory) to produce the now published article Socio-economic impact of Food-and-Mouth outbreaks and control measures: An analysis of Mongolian outbreaks in 2017. AbstractMongolia is a large … Continue reading New Publication – Socio-economic impact of Food-and-Mouth outbreaks and control measures: An analysis of Mongolian outbreaks in 2017.

Results of a New Analysis of the Production Losses Associated with Foot-and-Mouth Disease Workshop.


Nick Lyons, Veterinary Epidemiology Consultant, specialised in Transboundary Animal Diseases. On 26th and 27th February 2020, Nick conducted a workshop in Islamabad, Pakistan with animal health professionals from around the country. The purpose of the workshop was to present the results of a new analysis of the production losses associated with foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in … Continue reading Results of a New Analysis of the Production Losses Associated with Foot-and-Mouth Disease Workshop.