Team Members

Stephanie Salyer

Technical Advisor
Dr. Stephanie Salyer is a technical advisor to Africa CDC’s Division of Surveillance and Di…

Annette Burgess

Chair – E Learning Committee
Professor, Medical Education
Dr Annette Burgess is a Professor, Medical Education, in The University of Sydney School of Medic…

Navneet Dhand

Director APCOVE
Associate Professor in Veterinary Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Dr Navneet Dhand is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Biostatistics and Epidemiology at The Un…

Abrao Jose Pereira

Dr Abrao Pereira is a Timorese veterinarian and researcher trained in the Philippines and Austral…

Acacio Cardoso Amaral

Lecturer and Researcher
Dr. Acacio Cardoso Amaral is a lecturer and researcher. He graduated from the Faculty of Veterina…

Andres Perez

Professor, Endowed Chair of Global Animal Health and Food Security, and Director of the Center for Animal Health and Food Safety
Dr Andres Perez is a DVM and PhD with 25 years of experience as a veterinary epidemiologist, incl…

Andy Yombo

Senior Technical Officer
Andy Yombo has a Masters in Tropical Animal Science with a focus on Epidemiology from James Cook …

Angela Hilmers

Chief Scientist
Dr. Angela Hilmers, MD, MPH, MSc holds degrees in Human Medicine from the Christian University of…

Anke Wiethoelter

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology (One Health)
Dr Anke Wiethoelter is a veterinarian with a strong interest in epidemiology, health behaviour an…

Anna Dean

Veterinary Epidemiologist
Dr Anna Dean is a veterinarian and epidemiologist. She coordinates the global surveillance of dru…

Anne-Lise Chaber

Dr. Anne-Lise Chaber is a One Health expert who focuses on cross-disciplinary approach to Human, …

Art Subharat

Senior Lecturer
Dr Art Subharat has been a senior lecturer in veterinary epidemiology at the EpiCentre since 2017…

Bruce Gummow

Professor, Specialist in Veterinary Preventive Medicine
Professor Bruce Gummow is a registered specialist in Veterinary Preventative Medicine (Epidemiolo…

Caitlin Pfeiffer

Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology (One Health)
Dr Caitlin Pfeiffer is a veterinarian and epidemiologist based at the Melbourne Veterinary School…

Carolyn Benigno

Dr Carolyn Anne Benigno is a veterinarian having obtained her degree from the University of the P…

Charles Caraguel

e Learning Committee
Dr Charles Caraguel is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology at the University of Ade…

Cord Heuer

Prof, Group Leader, researcher
Prof Cord Heuer is leading the EpiCentre at Massey University, New Zealand, a team of ten academi…

Emilie Vallee

Senior Lecturer
Dr Emilie Vallee is a veterinarian, originally from France. She obtained a masters degree on anim…

Evan Sergeant

Executive consultant
Dr Evan Sergeant is an internationally recognised veterinary epidemiologist who has made signific…

Harish Kumar Tiwari

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Harish Tiwari graduated in 1995 with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry (…

Ilagi Puana


Imas Yuyun

Dr Imas Yuyun is a veterinarian with fourteen years of professional experience in Animal Health i…

Jane Heller

Associate Professor, Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health
Jane is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health at the School of Anim…

Jenny-Ann Toribio

Associate Professor in Epidemiology
Dr Jenny-Ann Toribio is an Associate Professor in Epidemiology at the University of Sydney. Jenny…

Joanita Bendita Jong


Joerg Henning

Associate Professor
Dr Joerg Henning is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology at the School of Veterinary…

Julio Pinto

Animal Health Officer (One Health)
Dr Julio Pinto (DVM, PhD) joined the Animal Health Service in FAO in May 2006. Having graduated i…

Kaylee Myhre Errecaborde

Policy researcher & Veterinarian
Dr Kaylee Myhre Errecaborde, DVM PhD, is a policy researcher and a veterinarian. Kaylee supports …

Khin Ohnmar Lwin

Tatintharyi Regional Head Director
Dr Khin Ohnmar Lwin is currently head of the Livestock Breeding and Veterinary Department in the …

Khrisdiana Putri

Assistant Professor
Dr Khrisdiana Putri is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universitas …

Kyaw Naing Oo

Director for Research and Development
Dr. Kyaw Naing Oo has been actively involved in the Regional FETPV programme organized by FAO (Ba…

Mark Stevenson

Mark is Professor of Veterinary Epidemiology at The University of Melbourne, overseeing a researc…

Marta Hernandez-Jover

Professor Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health
Dr Marta Hernandez-Jover is a Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health at the Schoo…

Martha Simanjuntak

Veterinary Officer
Dr. Martha Simanjuntak work in the division that handles national surveillance and coordination o…

Mary Katherine B. O’Brien

Researcher for Education & Outreach
Dr. Mary Katherine O’Brien is an education researcher with 20 years of experience working i…

Meg Vost

Project Manager
Meg Vost MIPH, BA, is Project Manager for APCOVE. Meg has a passion for capacity building, educat…

Mieghan Bruce

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology
Mieghan Bruce is a Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology at Murdoch University, Australia. H…

Naomi Cogger

Dr Naomi Cogger is a Professor in Epidemiology at Massey University’s EpiCentre. She drives multi…

Pawin Padungtod

Senior Technical Coordinator
Dr. Pawin Padungtod obtained his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Faculty of Veterinary Sci…

Pham Duc Phuc

Dr Pham Duc Phuc has specialist qualifications as an epidemiologist, and experience in health ris…

Ronello Abila


Sam Hamilton

Veterinary Epidemiologist
Dr Sam Hamilton is a veterinary epidemiologist, with a background in animal health surveillance, …

Simon Firestone

Associate Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health
Dr Simon Firestone is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health in the …

Sith Premashthira

Senior Veterinarian
Doctor Sith Premashthira is a senior veterinarian with the Bureau of Disease Control and Veterina…

Soe Soe Wai

Professor, Researcher
Dr Soe Soe Wai is a Professor and Head of the Department of Veterinary Public Health at the Unive…

Sothyra Tum

Dr Sothyra Tum is Director of the National Animal Health and Production Research Institute (NAHPR…

Soulasack Vannamahaxay


Stephanie Davis

Dr Stephanie Davis is a public health physician, general practitioner, and medically trained epid…

Thanh Long Pham

Veterinary Epidemiologist
Mr. Thanh Long Pham is a veterinary epidemiologist working at Epidemiology Division of the Depart…

Tu Tu Zaw Win

Research Officer
Dr. Tu Tu Zaw Win served as a research officer at the Public Health Division of Livestock Breedin…

Vannaphone Phouthana


Victoria Brookes

Epidemiologist, Sydney School of Veterinary Science
Dr Victoria Brookes is an epidemiologist at the Sydney School of Veterinary Science. She has an e…

Widagdo Sri Nugroho

Dr. Widagdo Sri Nugroho, DVM, MSc is a lecturer in Veterinary Public Health Department, FVM UGM, …

Navneet Dhand


Meg Vost

Project Manager

Harish Tiwari

Post Doctoral Fellow

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