David R. Smith

David R. Smith

Professor, Univerity of Nebraska-Lincoln

Expertise:

Veterinary Epidemiology -especially the design of cattle production systems to improve animal, human, and environmental health

Research:

Use of field epidemiology to research the role of production-systems on the transmission of pathogens and the resulting impact on the health and productivity of dairy and beef cattle, and pre-harvest food safety.

OutReach:

Extension emphasis: communicating the principles of biosecurity and pathogen containment; emphasizing diagnostics and the role of production-systems on transmission of pathogens and the resulting impact on dairy and beef cattle health and pre-harvest food safety.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

University of Nebraska-Lincoln