Using social network analysis to inform disease control interventions
Nelly Marquetoux, Mark A Stevenson, Peter Wilson, Anne Ridler, Cord Heuer
Preventive Veterinary Medicine | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2016
This study was partially funded by the New Zealand Johne's Disease Research Consortium and stipends were granted by Massey University and New Zealand International Doctoral Research Scholarship. The main author is particularly grateful to Landcorp farming limited for providing us the data for this analysis and Gordon Williams for invaluable help in managing these data and understanding the movement pattern in relation with Landcorp policies and production needs. We are also especially grateful to Carolyn Gates for her insightful comments concerning the analysis and the manuscript.