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Study Veterinary Science in Australia

Become a fully qualified and internationally recognized veterinarian at a world top 50 University. Join the University of Queensland for this informational session. Hear from Professor Joerg Henning and UQ alumni during this presentation. Be sure to bring questions as they will be answering Q&A live at the end.

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Joerg Henning

Professor Joerg Henning
Director of Students and Admissions,
International Student Mentor, and
International Recruitment Coordinator – BVSc(Hons)
School of Veterinary Science
The University of Queensland

Dr Joerg Henning is a Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology at the School of Veterinary Science. He is the Director of Students and Admissions, the International Student Mentor, and the International Recruitment Coordinator for the BVSc (Honours) program. He has over 15 years of research experience in epidemiology and biostatistics with a focus on international animal health. He was the main operational scientist in research projects in Myanmar, Vietnam, and Indonesia. He also worked as a consultant for international organizations such as the FAO, World Bank, ILRI, and others.
A key focus of Dr Joerg Henning’s research is to identify sustainable and acceptable interventions to improve the livelihoods of small-scale farmers in developing countries. His research interests included zoonotic diseases such as Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1, infectious diseases and management of poultry, attitudes, and behaviors of small-scale farmers, extension programs to improve livestock health, the translation of research outcomes while considering farmer’s attitudes, behaviors, cultural background and literacy and research linking livestock production to human nutrition.
Dr Henning's research interest also includes the analysis of wildlife data, including anthropogenic threats to koalas, the development of citizen science approaches to support koala conservation, and investigations into snake envenomation in domestic animals. As International Student Mentor at the School of Veterinary Science, Dr Henning liaises directly with international students and international student representatives and provides support, guidance, and advice on any issues that might be important for international students.

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