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Veterinary surgeon , Veterinary epidemiologist

Brian Derek Perry, British veterinary surgeon, veterinary epidemiologist. Achievements include research in epidemiology of tick-borne diseases; research in priorities in animal health for poverty reduction; research in economic impact of animal diseases and their control; research in impact of infectious disease control on economic growth, trade and poverty reduction.

Background

Perry, Brian Derek was born on March 11, 1946 in Sutton, England.

Education

Bachelor in Veterinary Medicine and science, University Edinburgh, Scotland, 1969. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University Edinburgh, 1987.

Career

Associate professor College of Veterinary Medicine, Blacksburg, Virginia, 1982—1987. Coordinator epidemiology & disease control ILRI, Nairobi, Kenya, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in epidemiology of tick-borne diseases. Research in priorities in animal health for poverty reduction. Research in economic impact of animal diseases and their control.

    Research in impact of infectious disease control on economic growth, trade and poverty reduction.

Membership

Chairman ISVEE, 1994—1997, Nairobi Polo Club, 1997—2002. Fellow: Royal College Veterinary Science.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Polo, wind surfing, squash, music.

Connections

Son of Edward (Stepfather) and Margaret Wootton. Married Helena Nyberg. Children: Anna Christina, Philippa Louise.

father:
Edward Perry

spouse:
Helena Nyberg

child:
Anna Christina Perry

child:
Philippa Louise Perry