Jorge A Hernandez

Jorge A Hernandez

Professor

Department: Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 294-4305
Business Email: hernandezja@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Distinguished International Educator
2006 · University of Florida
Distinguished International Educator
2004 · University of Florida
Superior Accomplishment Award
2003 · University of Florida: Health Science Center

Research Profile

Dr. Hernandez’s main areas of research interest include epidemiology and diagnostics of diseases in animal and human populations. Since 2000, he serves as chair of the infection control committee at the UFVH Large Animal Hospital, where he also plays an important role as co-investigator in clinical research with faculty and residents. Since 2003, he serves as Director of the Office of International Programs. Since 2000, he collaborates with USDA as instructor and mentor in capacity building and training programs in animal health in Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia, and Africa. He is a visiting scholar at the University of Yucatan in Mexico and the Universidad de La Salle in Bogota, Colombia. He is author or co-author of 90+ scientific publications in the area of epidemiololgy, health and policy.

Publications

2015 Equine Veterinary Education
2013 Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
2010 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2009 Preventive Veterinary Medicine
2009 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2009 International Journal of Applied Research in Veterinary Medicine
2005 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Grants

Jul 2017 – Nov 2017
Therapeutic efficacy of EnteradeTM (5AA) in dairy calves
ENTRINSIC HEALTH SOLUTIONS · Principal Investigator
Oct 2015 ACTIVE
Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems
US AGCY INTL DEV · Project Manager
Aug 2015 – Jun 2017
Sports Concussion and Neuromusclar Function
NATL INST OF HLTH NIAMS · Project Manager

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Veterinary Epidemiology
1990 · Colorado State University
Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine
1985 · University of California, Davis
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1983 · University of Baja California

Contact Details

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(352) 294-4305
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