GBADs Collaboration Centre meeting, Belfast


On 22nd March 2022, the GBADs Collaboration Centre presented short updates from GBADs, DECIDE and ROADMAP and drew out the important synergies between the projects/programmes. Taking place in Belfast, there was successful discussions regarding each project and the work currently being done, and the work we are looking to complete for the remainder of the … Continue reading GBADs Collaboration Centre meeting, Belfast

Estimating the burden of multiple endemic diseases and health conditions using Bayes’ Theorem: A conditional probability model applied to UK dairy cattle


Phillip Rasmussen, University of Zurich, has recently had his comorbidity paper published online. You can find this here.  Phil is one of our Postdoctoral Fellows in the section of Epidemiology.” AbstractThe Global Burden of Animal Diseases (GBADs) is an international collaboration aiming, in part, to measure and improve societal outcomes from livestock. One GBADs objective is … Continue reading Estimating the burden of multiple endemic diseases and health conditions using Bayes’ Theorem: A conditional probability model applied to UK dairy cattle

Sysrev Seminar – The Future of Document Review – Unlocking Hidden Knowledge in Documents


On November 23rd 2021, Dr. Marie Mcintyre hosted a Sysrev Seminar open to all of the GBADs programme and collaborators. This was presented by Tom Luechtefeld, a PhD graduate from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. Video available below. Background: Toms main focus is on algorithm development at Sysrev. He helps medical, veterinary and life … Continue reading Sysrev Seminar – The Future of Document Review – Unlocking Hidden Knowledge in Documents

Global Burden of Crop Loss Webinar


On Wednesday 2nd June CABI‘s Cambria Finegold. Cambria presented the Global Burden of Crop Loss in the Livestock and One Health Seminar series host by Jonathan Rushton. Cambria Finegold is CABI’s Global Director, Digital Development, who is leading CABI’s work on harnessing the power of data, knowledge, and ICTs to support the Sustainable Development Goals. … Continue reading Global Burden of Crop Loss Webinar

VPHI Webinar


On April 6th 2021, Professor Jonathan Rushton presented in the Veterinary Public Health Institute (VPHi) Seminar Series on the Global Burden of Animal Diseases Programme (GBADs). Video available below. To watch other VPHi webinars from the series, please press here

Launch of the multi-year, multi-partner Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme webinar.


On Tuesday 19th January 2021 The University of Liverpool and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) hosted the official launch of the GBADs Programme. The webinar celebrates the achievements of the GBADs collaborators to date and showcases the planned work of Programme as rollout phase begins. It was attended by an international audience of … Continue reading Launch of the multi-year, multi-partner Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme webinar.