Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: Conducts scientific research in bacterial genomics, gut health and microbiota. Manager of Guelph RDC genomics lab
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Fong leads a food microbiomics research program that is focused on investigating pathogen mitigation (Salmonella, Verotoxin-producing E. coli) with bacteriophage-based approaches. Her group primarily uses omics technology to characterize novel...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Over the years, my work on the relationship between muscle metabolism and meat quality has lead up to carnosine. This dipeptide, naturally synthesized by the muscle, can improve many aspects of meat quality, including its nutritional component which is...
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: Develop knowledge to produce healthier foods. Specializing in the fermentation of foods with lactic acid bacteria, I work in the manufacture of yogurt, cheese and fermented vegetables. In addition, I am exploring technologies that would allow us to...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saint-Hyacinthe
Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher
Role: Dr. Jose Segura Plaza has a Bachelor degree in Chemistry and a Master’s degree in Organic chemistry. He obtained his Ph.D. with honors from the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, in 2015. His thesis research studies were in Veterinary Science, in...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
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: Senior Science communication advisor
Role: Valorize sciences and technologies developed in research centres by communications and collaborations.  
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saint-Hyacinthe Research and Development Center
Title: Reseach Scientist
Role: My research focuses on precision feeding and nutrition and the evaluation of carcass quality. My research team and I aim, with precision feeding, to improve the efficiency by which dietary nutrient are used by developing feeding systems that allow pigs...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: My job is mainly to develop rapid methods of food characterization, including authentication (to prevent food fraud). We use optical / photonic devices to determine the chemical composition of foods, their color, their authenticity. We have special...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: St-Hyacinthe, QC