Dr. Mohamed El-Gazzar has joined Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine as an assistant professor of poultry medicine in the Department of Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine.
El-Gazzar joins Dr. Yuko Sato, as the second poultry veterinarian on the faculty, and will further expand the teaching, research and outreach services offered by the department.
Dr. Marisa Rotolo, post-doctoral associate at the ISU VDL, led an effort to look more closely at sampling guidelines for collection of oral fluids. As part of her PhD research she developed new guidelines outlining how many, where, and how often samples should be collected. The following video outlines the outcome of her research: