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Prof

James Gilkerson

Professor In Vet Microbiology
Veterinary Biosciences
Equine
Feline
science & technology
animals
life sciences & biomedicine
veterinary sciences
horses
horse diseases
herpesviridae infections
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Prof

James Gilkerson

 
Division
Veterinary And Agricultural Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Veterinary Epidemiology
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Prof

James Gilkerson

 

A veterinarian with an interest in infectious diseases James completed his veterinary studies at the University of Sydney, where he was awarded a BVSc, a BSc (Vet) and a PhD. James is currently a Professor of Veterinary Microbiology and Director of the Centre for Equine Infectious Disease at the University of Melbourne.

James is particularly interested in equine infectious diseases, but has recently become involved in the National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship at the University of Melbourne. James’ research interests also include poultry infectious diseases and an increasing amount of wildlife work.

Professor Gilkerson is a Past-president of Equine Veterinarians Australia and the Victorian Division of the AVA. He was awarded the 2008 Australian Veterinary Association President’s Prize and in 2009 was made a Fellow of the Australian Veterinary Association. In 2020 James was awarded the Spirit of SAEVA award by the South African Equine Veterinary Association for his outstanding contribution to equine veterinary science.

Projects

Displaying the 34 most recent projects by James Gilkerson.

34

Projects

Project Types


27

Research Grant


7

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 109 most recent scholarly works by James Gilkerson.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2020

Spirit of SAEVA award for contributions to equine veterinary science

South African Equine Veterinary Association

2008

AVA President's Prize for support and dedication to the profession and outstanding contribution to veterinary science

Australian Veterinary Association

2009

FAVA - Fellow of the Australian Veterinary Association


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Professor In Vet Microbiology

Veterinary Biosciences

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Sydney

Bachelor of Veterinary Science

University of Sydney

Bachelor of Science (Veterinary)

University of Sydney