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Professor Laura Green


 

Title   

Professor
 

Contact   

Life Sciences
University of Warwick
Coventry
CV4 7AL
Tel: 76523797
Email: Laura.Green@warwick.ac.uk
WebLink: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/lifesci/research/greengroup

Research Interests

I am interested in complex bacterial diseases of livestock that persist and cause endemic morbidity and production losses. I am currently working on footrot in sheep and mastitis in sheep and cattle. I collaborate with environmental microbiologists and modellers to advance our understanding of control of these diseases. I use epidemiological tools to provide evidence for best control of endemic diseases, sometimes ahead of understanding why some managements are most effective. I work directly with farmers and veterinarians to understand their motivations for managing endemic diseases in collaboration with psychologists. I am also interested in the welfare of livestock and how disease, surveillance and monitoring can impact on animal welfare. My research group activities can be found via the link below http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/lifesci/research/greengroup

Biography

I graduated from Bristol with a bachelor's degree in veterinary science and spent one year in general practice. I was awarded a Wellcome Trust Scholarship that funded an MSc in epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and then a PhD at the University of Bristol. I moved to Warwick in 1999 after 6 years as a lecturer at the University of Bristol. I was promoted to a personal chair in 2005 and became Head of School in 2014. I am a Visiting Professor at the University of Nottingham.

Research Projects

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Publications

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