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Learn more about the graduate, doctoral and post-doctoral students and faculty that make up Dairy at Guelph.

Kendra Broadfoot

MSc student, Department of Population Medicine Research Focus: Transmission and effects of bovine leukosis in dairy calves Kendra Broadfoot grew up in Stratford, Ontario and developed a passion for veterinary…

Dr. Gisèle LaPointe

Faculty in the Department of Food Science Research focus: Understanding how food components modulate the metabolic activities of microbiota in food and human microbial ecosystems With a background in microbial…

Dr. Alice Marciniak

Faculty in the Department of Food Science Research Focus: Understanding mechanisms in processing milk into functional, nutritious, high-value products and ingredients Dr. Alice Marciniak completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Food…

Dr. Stephen LeBlanc

Professor, Department of Population Medicine and Director of Dairy at Guelph Research Focus: Dairy cattle health and reproduction Dr. Stephen LeBlanc grew up just outside of Montreal, Quebec and completed…

Katherine Beattie

DVM Student and Research Assistant in the Department of Population Medicine Research Focus: Various research projects in the Department of Population Medicine From an early age, Katherine Beattie aspired to…

Dr. Christine Baes

Professor and Department Chair, Animal Biosciences Research focus: Improving health, welfare, and productivity of farm animals through genetic and genomic selection Dr. Christine Baes grew up on a dairy farm…

Tara Wilson

Master’s student, Department of Food Science, Ontario Agricultural College (OAC) Research focus: Improving dairy food quality at an on-farm processing facility  Prior to beginning her Master’s Degree by thesis in…

Renee Bongers

MSc student, Department of Animal Biosciences, Ontario Agricultural College Research focus: Genetic evaluation of leukosis in dairy cattle  Growing up on a dairy farm in Eastern Ontario, Renee Bongers developed…

Armin Tarrah

Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Food Science, Ontario Agricultural College Research focus: Exploring the use of bio-controls at the dairy farm to improve food safety  When asked about his research interests,…

Gillian Power

MSc Student, Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary College  Research focus: Understanding biosecurity practices on Ontario dairy farms   In Canada, it’s not well understood how dairy producers implement biosecurity and…

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