Thursday, April 30th  08h30 – 10h00

Quality and feasibility of pen-site tests for surveillance

Dr. Gerard Martin

Departament de Sanitat i Anatomia Animals, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Campus UAB, 08193  Bellaterra, Spain


Gerard E. Martín Valls obtained his veterinary degree in 2007 and Ph.D in veterinary sciences in 2012 in the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). He was researcher in the Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal (CReSA-IRTA) from 2013 to 2016. Currently, he is a researcher in Animal Health and Anatomy Department of UAB. His research focuses on the epidemiology, molecular characterization and control of with swine viral infectious diseases such as swine influenza and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome.