Department: Pathobiology and Population Sciences
Research Centres: Veterinary Epidemiology, Economics and Public Health
Marianne is a PhD student within the VEEPH group. Her research focuses on farmer behaviour during infectious disease outbreaks.
Marianne graduated with a Bachelor’s in Biology in 2009 before completing Masters’ degrees in the Control of Infectious Diseases in Animals, Medical Microbiology and Global Health. Before joining the RVC she was a trainee at the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC).
Her PhD project is on poultry farmer outbreak behaviour in Vietnam, co-supervised at the RVC by Prof Dirk Pfeiffer and Dr Guillaume Fournié. This project is part of the Zoonoses and Emerging Livestock Systems (ZELS) research initiative.
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