Training

GLOBAL HEALTH TRAINING

VISITING SCHOLARS

NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine hosts international scholars who are interested in using the expertise of global health faculty to advance their research. 

 

CURRENT VISITING SCHOLARS  |  FORMER VISITING SCHOLARS 


Michelle Balbin

Michelle Balbin

Fulbright Scholar, Master’s Student

Shivasharanappa Nayakvadi

Shivasharanappa Nayakvadi

Fulbright Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Anubha Pathak

Anubha Pathak

Fulbright Scholar, PhD Student

Kim Wardle

Kim Wardle

Undergraduate Student, Study Abroad

 

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CURRENT VISITING SCHOLARS  |  FORMER VISITING SCHOLARS


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Tracy King, BSc, MSc

PhD Candidate (Microbiology), University of KwaZulu-Natal | South Africa

TRAINING: (October – November 2018)

  • MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry
  • Whole genome sequencing (including DNA isolation, fluorometric DNA quantification, library preparation)
  • Illumina MiSeq interface
  • Workshop: CLC Genomics Workbench

SUPERVISORS: Paula CraySid Thakur

CONTACT: tracyleighking@gmail.com

François-Xavier Victorien Lalèyê

Clinician, Interstate School of Veterinary Science and Medicine | Senegal

VISIT: (September 16-29, 2018)

François is an equine clinician at the Interstate School of Veterinary Science and Medicine in Dakar, Senegal. During his visit, François was introduced to professors, residents, students and technicians working in the Farm and Equine Veterinary Medical Center at NC State’s Veterinary Hospital. He visited the simulation laboratory, with the goal of identifying innovations that could be implemented in Dakar, and assisted with lessons and practical activities for veterinary students to gain insight into new teaching approaches. 

CONTACT: francoislaleye@hotmail.com

Dr. Francois-Xavier Laleye

 

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Fan Yang, DVM, PhD

Associate Professor, Henan University of Science and Technology | China

China Scholarship Council (CSC) Visiting Scholar

TRAINING: (September 2017 – August 2018)

  • Development of a physiologically-based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) model for florfenicol in cattle
    • Note: The florfenicol model is the first of its kind for cattle. A paper has been submitted for publication in Food and Chemical Toxicology
  • Simulation of a PBPK model for flunixin in goats

SUPERVISOR: Ronald Baynes

CONTACT: yfscau@126.com  (College of Animal Science and Technology)

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Suchawan Pornsukarom, DVM, MPH, PhD 

Assistant Professor, Rajamangala University of Technology | Thailand

TRAINING: (2012-2017)

  • AMR
  • Foodborne pathogens
  • Molecular epidemiology

SUPERVISOR: Sid Thakur

CONTACT: suchawan_po@rmutto.ac.th

Suchawan Pornsukartom

 

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Laura Barrachina, DVM, MS, PhD 

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Zaragoza | Spain

TRAINING: (Fall 2016)

  • Advanced flow cytometry
  • Evaluation of stem cell antigenicity (including mixed leukocyte reactions, microcytotoxicity assays and cytotoxic T cell assays)

SUPERVISOR: Lauren Schnabel 

CONTACT: lbarrach@unizar.es

 

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