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Prof Kenton Morgan

Professor of Epidemiology Institute of Veterinary Science

Research

Research Grants

The molecular epidemiology and zoonotic potential of feline rotavirus in UK cats

ROYAL COLLEGE OF VETERINARY SURGEONS TRUST FUND

December 2011 - August 2013

The impact of aquatic animal health strategies on the livelihoods of poor people in Asia.

DEPARTMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (DFID) (UK)

March 2002 - January 2005

The prevalence, incidence, geographical distribution and risk factors associated with Johne's disease (paratuberculosis) in beef cattle in the UK

WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

August 1997 - July 2001

Avian Influenza Epidemiological Modelling

DEPARTMENT FOR ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS (UK)

December 2005 - June 2007

Risk factors for fatal distal limb fractures - refining case definitions to investigate specific injuries.

HORSERACE BETTING LEVY BOARD (UK)

October 2001 - September 2004

Modelling Analysis of Gun crime NETworks (MAGNET)

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

December 2006 - December 2007

The application to support vector machine feature selection to cross sectional studies in epidemiology.

BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

October 2006 - January 2011

A role for a "conventional" transmissible agent in the pathogenesis of BSE

OXENHALE LTD (UK)

December 1997 - December 2002

Mathematical modelling of fish diseases.

DEPARTMENT FOR ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS (UK)

January 2004 - September 2008

Evaluation of MRP8/14 as a circulating marker of aseptic loosening of joint replacement prostheses.

ARTHRITIS RESEARCH CAMPAIGN

March 2009 - August 2012

Veterinary Research Training Scholarship.

HORSERACE BETTING LEVY BOARD (UK)

April 2000 - March 2001

Research Assistant to support the North West Zoonoses Group.

PUBLIC HEALTH LABORATORY SERVICE

August 2002 - January 2006

Construction / conversion of a laboratory at Leahurst to Containment Level 3 standard.

OXENHALE LTD (UK)

October 2000 - December 2001

An epidemiological study of foot and mouth disease in farmed and wild ruminants in Cameroon, Central Africa.

WELLCOME TRUST (UK)

July 1998 - June 2002

The use of combinatorial clustering to develop predictive risk models of disease from observational epidemiological data.

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

March 2004 - September 2004

An Epidemiological Study of the Risk Factors Associated with Falls of Horses and Riders in the Sport of Horse Trails and Eventing.

THE HORSE TRUST (UK)

April 2001 - March 2004

Development of PERMINS: a practical system for monitoring the performance of meat inspection.

FOOD STANDARDS AGENCY (UK)

September 2004 - February 2006

MEDUSA

ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

June 2006 - June 2009

Oxenhale Chair in Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) epidemiology.

OXENHALE LTD (UK)

September 2005 - September 2010

Lecturer in epidemiology and poultry health.

BRITISH EGG MARKETING BOARD RES & ED

October 2001 - September 2006

Identification of the risk factors for fatal distal limb fractures in thoroughbred horses during racing.

HORSERACE BETTING LEVY BOARD (UK)

September 1998 - September 2001

Research Collaborations

Ian Donald

Internal

Animal people interactions

Mirren Iturriza-Gomara

Internal

Molecular Epidemiology Rotavirus

Dr Alison German

Internal

Molecular Epidemiology of Feline Rotavirus

Dr Rodrigo Toso

External: Rutgers University

Nicki Goodson

Internal

Epidemiology of Dog Bites

Carri Westgarth

Internal

Epidemiology of Dog Bites

Prof Nigel Cunliffe

Internal

Molecular Epidemiology of Feline Rotavirus

Dr Lucy Ndip

External: The University of Buea

Molecular Epidemiology of Bovine Tuberculosis

Dr Dylan Clements

External: The University of Edinburgh

Dogslife - A longitudinal study of dogs

Robert Chirstley

Internal

Epidemiology of Dog Bites

Dr Chris Riggs

External: Hong Kong Jockey Club

Reducing the risk of retirement through injury in the HongKong Thoroughbred Racing population

Dr Kenneth Lam

External: Hong Kong Jockey Club

Prof Ilya Muchnik

External: Rutgers University

Use of machine learning in observational epidemiology

Dr Edmund Peeler

External: Cefas

Epidemiology of exotic fish diseases

Mark Bronsvoort

External: Roslin Biocentre

Molecular Epidemiology of Bovine Tuberculosis in Cameroon
Molecular Epidemiology of Foot and Mouth Disease in Cameroon 2000-2004

Dr Vincent Tanya

External: Ministry of Research and Scientific Innovation

Molecular Epidemiology of Bovine Tuberculosis in Cameroon
Molecular Epidemiology of Foot and Mouth Disease in Cameroon

Prof James Turnbull

External: The University of Stirling

Epidemiology of exotic aquatic disease
Epidemiology of White Spot Disease in Shrimp