University of Guelph – One Health Seminar Series


Dr. Deborah Stacey (Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science) and Dr. Theresa Bernardo (Professor in the Department of Population Medicine & IDEXX Chair) from the GBADs informatics theme, led a presentation in the One Health Seminar Series at the University of Guelph. They presented their work on the GBADs programme and how it … Continue reading University of Guelph – One Health Seminar Series

Animal Health & Economics: Foot-and-mouth disease, African Swine Fever, Antimicrobial Resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza


Jonathan Rushton gave a presentation on “The Global Burden of Animal Diseases” at The Southern African Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine’s (SASVEPM) “Animal Health & Economics: Foot-and-mouth disease, African Swine Fever, Antimicrobial Resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza” webinar. This webinar had 415 both national and international attendees. The Southern African Society for … Continue reading Animal Health & Economics: Foot-and-mouth disease, African Swine Fever, Antimicrobial Resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza

New Publication – Farmers’ willingness to pay for foot and mouth disease vaccine in different cattle production systems in Amhara region of Ethiopia


Wudu T. Jemberu, Wassie Molla, Tigabu Dagnew (University of Gonda), Jonathan Rushton (Global Burden of Animal Diseases; University of Liverpool) and Henk Hogeveen (Wageningen University) have collaborated to produce the now published Farmers’ willingness to pay for foot and mouth disease vaccine in different cattle production systems in Amhara region of Ethiopia. Abstract Although foot … Continue reading New Publication – Farmers’ willingness to pay for foot and mouth disease vaccine in different cattle production systems in Amhara region of Ethiopia

New Publication – Integrating the Technical, Risk Management and Economic Implications of Animal Disease Control to Advise Policy Change: The Example of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Control in Uruguay


Brian Perry (University of Oxford), Karl M. Rich (ILRI), Hernán Rojas (CERES BCA), Jaime Romero (IICA & GBADs) David Adamson (The University of Adelaide & GBADs), Federico Fernandez (The Ministry of Livestock, Agriculture, and Fisheries of Uruguay), Alvaro Pereira, Lautaro Pérez, Fernando Reich, Rafael Sarno, (INAC) Edgardo Vitale (The Ministry of Livestock, Agriculture, and Fisheries … Continue reading New Publication – Integrating the Technical, Risk Management and Economic Implications of Animal Disease Control to Advise Policy Change: The Example of Foot-and-Mouth Disease Control in Uruguay

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.