Juergen A. Richt, DVM, PhD (Biography)

The Regents Distinguished Professor at Kansas State University (KSU) and Director of the Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: https://www.vet.k-state.edu/education/dmp/faculty-staff/faculty/richt/
Research Interests: Emerging, Transboundary and Zoonotic Diseases; One Health; Veterinary Microbiology: prion diseases; animal influenza viruses; Rift Valley Fever virus; African Swine Fever virus

Editorial Board

Fakhri Al-Bagdadi, PhD

Associate Professor of Veterinary Anatomy and Cell Biology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Louisiana State University, USA.
E-mails: [email protected]
Website: https://biography.omicsonline.org/united-states-of-america/louisiana-state-university/fakhri-albagdadi-184
Research Interests: Ultrastructure Morphology of pathology changes in stem cells in different passages, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, mast cell tumor, Hemal lymph nodes; Ultrastructure morphology in research using animals or cell culture in control and experimented.

Raúl A. Almeida, DVM, PhD

Research Associate Professor, Department of Animal Science, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: https://ag.tennessee.edu/AnimalScience/Pages/RaulAlmeidia.aspx
Research Interests: bacterial pathogenesis; host cell-pathogen interaction; bovine mastitis; control mechanism

Giovanni Benelli, PhD

1. University of Pisa, Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, via del Borghetto 80, 56124 Pisa, Italy
2. The BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Viale Rinaldo Piaggio 34, 56025 Pontedera, Pisa, Italy
E-mails: [email protected] [email protected]
Website: http://www.santannapisa.it/it/giovanni-benelli
Research Interests: insect behavior; arthropod vectors; mosquito-borne disease; tick control

Garth D. Ehrlich, PhD

1. Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, and Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
2. Executive Director, Center for Advanced Microbial Processing (CAMP); and Executive Director, Center for Genomic Sciences CGS; Institute of Molecular Medicine and Infectious Disease, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
3. Executive Director, Genomics Core Facility, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
4. Director, Meta-omics Core; Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; Thomas Jefferson University/Drexel University Consortium, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: http://drexel.edu/medicine/Faculty/Profiles/Garth-Ehrlich
Research Interests: Molecular pathogenesis of chronic infectious diseases

Cyril G. Gay, DVM, PhD

Senior National Program Leader, Office of National Programs, Animal Production and Protection, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Research, Education, and Economics, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: https://www.ars.usda.gov/people-locations/person?person-id=32566
Research Interests: Molecular pathogenesis of emerging animal diseases and zoonoses; molecular vaccines

Luisa Giari, PhD

Department of Life Sciences & Biotechnology, University of Ferrara, L. Borsari St., 44121 Ferrara, Italy
E-mails: [email protected] [email protected]
Website: http://docente.unife.it/luisa.giari/curr
Research Interests: fish histology and parasitology; fish cell-parasite interaction; innate immune mechanisms; fish ecotoxicology.

Jae Yon Han

Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University, South Korea
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://age.snu.ac.kr/
Research Interests: avian genome editing and transgenesis; germ cell biology, development of disease resistance line and ovarian cancer model; etc

Annamaria Pratelli

Professor, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Piazza Umberto I, 1, 70121 Bari BA, Italy
Email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.uniba.it/docenti/pratelli-annamaria/annamaria-pratelli
Research Interests: veterinary infectious diseases; veterinary microbiology

Diana G. Scorpio, DVM, MPH, DACLAM

1. Chief of Translational Research Program, Vaccine Research Center, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
2. Adjunct Professor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, Island Main Road, Basseterre, St. Kitts, West Indies
E-Mail: [email protected]
Research Interests: innate immune responses due to rickettsial infections; mouse models of host-pathogen interactions; non-human primate models of infectious disease

Jiuzhou Song

Professor, Department of Animal and Avian Sciences, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Maryland, College Park, Bldg 142, College Park, MD 20742, United States
E-mails: [email protected]
Website: https://ansc.umd.edu/people/jiuzhou-john-song
Research Interests: epigenetics; statistical genomics and genetics; host-pathogens interaction; animal disease resistance and livestock performance improvement

David G. White, MS, PhD

Associate Dean for Research, Associate Director of the Tennessee Agriculture Experiment Station, Professor of Food Science, The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture,103 Morgan Hall, 2621 Morgan Circle, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
E-mails: [email protected]
Website: http://taes.utk.edu/dynamic/show_person.asp?which=6796
Research Interests: veterinary microbiology; food safety; antimicrobial resistance; one health