The project team

Based within the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health of the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, we are an interdisciplinary team with backgrounds across the fields of veterinary medicine, behaviour and human medicine and a strong epidemiological base.

Project Team
Dr Rob Christley

Project Lead, Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology.

Dr Jenny Newman

Postgraduate research student. A medical doctor by training with a firm interest in human-animal partnerships, animal behaviour and welfare.

Dr Carri Westgarth

Research Associate in human-animal interactions with a background in animal behaviour and training.

Dr Gina Pinchbeck

Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology.
Prof. Kenton Morgan

Professor of Epidemiology.

Prof. Susan Dawson

Head of School of Veterinary Science.