20 Jan - Marit Smistad (VET)

English title of thesis
"Piecing together the chain of infection for Streptococcus dysgalactiae in sheep and dairy cows- risk factors, sources, and genomic diversity of bacterial strains"

Norwegian title of thesis
"Undersøkelser av infeksjonskjeden for Streptococcus dysgalactiaeinfeksjoner i norsk sauehold og melkekubesetninger- risikofaktorer, kilder og genomisk diversitet"

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture
“Improving Lamb Survival: The Application of Science into Farming and Veterinary Practice”

Date: 20 January 2023 (Oslo time)
- 0900 hrs: Trial lecture (including questions and comments)
- 1000 hrs: Break
- 1100 hrs: Public defense

Venue: Auditorium Hippocampus

All are welcome to attend this event in Auditorium Hippocampus (no prior registration is required). 

Evaluation committee
First Opponent: Dr. Ylva Persson, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Sweden
Second Opponent: Dr. Jennifer Duncan, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Committee Coordinator: Associate Professor Hans Petter Kjæstad, NMBU, Norway

Main supervisor: Dr. Hannah Joan Jørgensen, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Trine L’Abée-Lund, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Cecilia M. Wolff, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway
Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Davide Porcellato, NMBU, Norway
Co-supervisor: Dr. Anne Cathrine Whist, Tine SA, Norway

A PDF version of Marit Smistad's PhD thesis can be download here. The link is valid through 20 January 2023, after which the thesis will be made available in NMBU Brage

Published 5. januar 2023 - 14:16 - Updated 19. januar 2023 - 12:38