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Joana Pessoa

Walsh Scholar

Research Interests

Veterinary Public Health, Epidemiology & Pig Health & Welfare

Current Projects

PLFPigCarc: Optimising feedback of computerised meat inspection findings and Precision Livestock Farming monitors on farm to improve pig health, welfare and carcass quality

Supervisors

Dr Laura Boyle in Teagasc, Dr Conor McAloon in UCD & Dr Tomas Norton in KU Leuven

Education

Joana studied Veterinary Medicine in the University of Lisbon, completed her Master’s thesis on the burden of foodborne pathogens in Denmark & is currently undertaking her Residency for the European College of Veterinary Public Health