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Naamdr. A Nigsch
RoepnaamAnnette
Emailannette.nigsch@wur.nl

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OmschrijvingLecturer
OrganisatieDepartement Dierwetenschappen
OrganisatieeenheidKwantitatieve Veterinaire Epidemiologie
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Biografie

Present position

  • Lecturer at WUR
  • Animal Health consultant

 

Professional experience

2017 - current:  Wageningen University

2013 - 2017:      Deputy head of the Early Detection & Surveillance Unit,
Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office (FSVO), Animal Health Division, Bern, Switzerland

2011 - 2012:      Seconded Technical Expert,
World Health Organization (WHO), Regional Office for Europe, Copenhaagen, Denmark

2008 - 2013:      Head of the Animal Health Service Vorarlberg & State veterinarian - Expert in the field of disease control and animal health programmes,
Office of the State Government of Vorarlberg, Bregenz, Austria

2007 - 2008:      Scientific project assistant
Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety GmbH (AGES), Vienna, Austria

 

Further professional experience

Expert for Technical Assistance and Information Exchange (TAIEX),  European Commission

Training at the European Commission, DG SANCO, Brussels, Belgium (Animal Health and Standing Committees, Veterinary Control Programmes)

Training at the Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs (Defra), London, UK

Training at the Veterinary Laboratories Agency (Today: Animal & Plant Health Agency / APHA), Weybridge, UK

Training at Safe Food Solutions (SAFOSO), Bern, Switzerland

 

Current research interests

  • Population dynamics of infectious diseases in animal populations
  • Early detection, surveillance and control of diseases in livestock and wildlife

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Expertise

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Onderwijs

2012:      Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Public Health (ECVPH)

2011:      MSc Veterinary Epidemiology, accomplished with merit,
Royal Veterinary College (RVC), London, United Kingdom, provided jointly with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), London, United Kingdom

Thesis title: Stochastic spatio-temporal modelling of African swine fever spread in the European Union during the high risk period

2009:      Doctor of Veterinary Medicine,
University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria, Institute of Veterinary Public Health, in co operation with the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES), Vienna, Austria

Thesis title: “Simulation of Classical Swine Fever (CSF) outbreaks in high density pig production areas in Austria and evaluation of economical consequences”

2006:      Magistra of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Practitioner,
University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria

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