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Nigel French

BVSc, MSc(Epid), DLSHTM, DipECVPH, MNZIFST, MRCVS, PhD, FANZCVS, FRSNZ


Food Safety and Veterinary Public Health at Massey University
Director of the NZ Food Safety Science and Research Centre
Co-Director of One Health Aotearoa

Nigel is a Distinguished Professor of Food Safety and Veterinary Public Health at Massey University, Director of the NZ Food Safety Science and Research Centre and Co-Director of One Health Aotearoa. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of NZ in 2014 in recognition of his contribution to public health. He graduated as a veterinarian (University of Bristol, UK) and was awarded a Masters in Epidemiology from the University of London and a PhD from the University of Bristol. His research focuses on the application of molecular tools and modelling for the control of food and water borne pathogens.