Profiles

Title: Research scientist
Role: Determining the effects of trace nutrients on porcine embryo development and litter homogeneity; Determining the effects of trace nutrients on the robustness (trace nutrients homeostasis, intracellular energy synthesis, immune and antioxidant system, gut...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist, PRP
Role: Nutrition and ruminant metabolism. I am currently working on the effect of  vitamin B supplementation on energy and protein metabolism of dairy cows during the transition period. My role is to manage data collection at the farm, run statistical analysis...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: I coordinate a research program on 1) Preslaughter management of pigs and its effects on animal welfare and meat quality and 2) Validation of indicators for the reliable assessment of stress response preslaughter and prediction of meat quality variation.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Livestock Phenomics Scientist
Role: Dr. Manuel Juárez coordinates the Livestock Phenomics program, linking livestock genomics and phenotypical research focused on meat production. Dr. Juárez applies a holistic approach to evaluate the interactions between genetic and environmental factors...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Lacombe, AB
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 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
Location: Sherbrooke
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: Scientific Researcher
Role: Dr Dominic Poulin-Laprade obtained a Ph.D in biology from the University of Sherbrooke in 2015 during which she characterized a genetic regulatory network governing the propagation of mobile genetic elements carrying a multitude of functional genes,...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Since the first grading policies for pork in 1922, for beef in 1927, and for bison in the late 1950s, the Canadian grading systems have been continuously evolving as a means of classifying carcasses with similar attributes into similar classes or ‘‘...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: 6000 C & E Trail Lacombe, Alberta, T4L 1W1