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Jeroen Dewulf

My CV

Education:

1992-1995: bachelor in veterinary sciences; Ghent University; Belgium; 1995-1998 Masters in veterinary sciences, Ghent University, Belgium; 1998-2002, Phd in veterinary sciences, Ghent University, Belgium; 2000-2002; Masters in Veterinary Epidemiology; Utrecht University; The Netherlands

Qualifications:

DVM, PhD, MSc

Work History:

Ghent University

Current Job:

Professor Veterinary Epidemiology

Employer:

Ghent University

My Interview

Tell us about your work on antimicrobial resistance?

veterinary epidemiologist studying antimicrobial use and resistance in animals and the potential relation with human health

How does your work make things better for patients?

we are searching for ways to reduce antimicrobial use in animals withouth jepordising their health. This should result in a reduced burdon of natimicrobial resistant bacteria being spread into the environment

What are the best 3 things you've seen in Primary Healthcare to combat antimicrobial resistance?