Daniel Linhares

Daniel Linhares

 Keeping PRRS out of our farms: Lessons from struggles and successes

Daniel C. L. Linhares earned his Veterinary Degree and MBA in Brazil and PhD in Veterinary Population Medicine in the U.S. He worked for eight years in the industry on health services, product validation, supply chain and technical services. In 2015, he became an Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Education at Iowa State University. Dr. Linhares leads a team of 10 graduate students working toward development and evaluation of strategies to prevent, detect and manage swine infectious diseases under field conditions. His group has over 200 publications/participations in meetings over the past five years and has worked closely with veterinarians and pig producers representing > 3 million sows.