Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Pierre Lacasse has obtained a Ph.D. in Animal Science from McGill University in 1993. In 1994, he did a postdoc at Ruakura Agricultural Research Centre in Hamilton, New Zealand; where he investigated the relationship between mammary gland blood flow...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: By using new biochemical and nutrigenomic approaches, his research program, always focused on the study of micronutrients (vitamins and trace minerals) aims to improve the litter homogeneity at birth and the robustness (health) of piglets in pre and post...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: Our team is working on the protein metabolism of dairy cows including urea and endogenous secretions to accurately estimate nitrogen recycling and animal needs to reduce nitrogen loss to the environment increase the profitability of dairy farms.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Research and Development Centre, Sherbrooke
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Benchaar is a research scientist at the Sherbrooke Research and Development Centre (Quebec) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. He obtained (with distinction) a Ph.D. in Dairy Cow Nutrition and Metabolism from “Institut National Polytechnique” of...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: Research scientist in swine lactation biology. Projects aim at increasing sow milk yield and stimulating mammary development in growing gilts and during the end of gestation.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Sherbrooke Research and Development Centre
Title: Scientific Researcher
Role: Immunology and dairy bovine health
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Molecular biologist: Microbiome & Antibiotic Resistance
Role: Molecular Epidemiology of Antimicrobial resistance and development of alternatives to antibiotics in poultry (Genomic Research and development initiative on AMR (GRDI-AMR).
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: 93 Stone Road West
Title: Research scientist, PRP
Role: My research interests include the use of mathematical modeling and artificial intelligence to improve estimates of individual amino acid requirements of pigs and for early disease detection. I am also interested in using stable isotopes to study protein...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Sherbrooke, Quebec
Title: Senior Research Scientist
Role: Beef Cattle Physiology and Welfare
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research professional
Role: My role is to develop tools and objective methods for assessing the quality of carcasses used in scientific and commercial environments; to assess the body composition of pork, beef and lamb carcasses using direct (dissection) and indirect (instruments)...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada