An integrated epidemiological approach for the early detection, diagnosis, and control of disease in Atlantic salmon
Funder: Fondo de Inversión Estratégica (FIE), Chile
Partners: Universidad de Andres Bello, Chile; University of Prince Edward Island, Canada; EpiVet, Chile; Pathovet, Chile
Description: Apply epidemiological methods to Salmon Rickettsial Septicaemia (SRS), one of the most impactful diseases in the aquaculture industry, to achieve early detection, diagnosis, comprehensive management of the disease.
Project End Date: 2020
Funder: USAID, World Learning
PI: Karin Hamilton
Description: Transorm the structure and culture of higher education in Kosovo to enable domestic institutions to produce graduates able to meet the needs of growing economy and developing state.
Project End Date: 3/2019
International Capacity Building
Funder: U of M OVPR and GAHFS
PI: Andres Perez, Claudia Munoz-Zanzi, and Nicholas Phelps
Description: Researchers at the University of Minnesota will soon come together with their counterparts from across Latin America to improve animal, human and environmental health through collaborative research. Research projects that focus on promoting aquaculture (farming fish or shellfish for food), supporting livestock health, curbing zoonotic (animal-to-human) diseases and preserving ecosystems, as well as addressing the issues that lie where these four areas intersect.
Project End Date: 12/2018
Additional Information: Inquiry Blog February 2017