Dr. Tasha Epp
- (306) 966-6542
- Zoonotic diseases
- Public health
- Epidemiology of West Nile virus in Saskatchewan. This research has evolved to include landscape epidemiology and modelling, with specific involvement with Saskatchewan Health and the Public Health Agency of Canada.
- VLAC 840.3 – Zoonoses and Food Safety
Recent Grants and Awards
- T. Epp, Epidemiological studies of Anthrax in Saskatchewan in 2006. Collaborative research project (3 year) with Canadian Food Inspection Agency and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Approximately $40,000 per year, in kind contribution, 2007.
- T. Epp, C. Waldner, K. West and H. Townsend, 2007. Factors associated with West Nile virus disease fatalities in horses. Canadian Veterinary Journal, 48: 1137-1145.
- T. Epp, C. Waldner and H.G.G. Townsend, 2007. A case control study of factors associated with development of clinical disease due to West Nile virus, Saskatchewan, 2003. Equine Veterinary Journal, 39(6): 496-503.
- T. Epp, C. Waldner, F.A. Leighton, O. Berke, H.G.G. Townsend, 2007. Seroprevalence and risk factors for infection with West Nile virus in Saskatchewan horses, 2003. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research, 71(4): 256-263.
- R. Corrigan, C. Waldner, T. Epp, J. Wright, S. Whitehead, H. Bangura, E Young and H. Townsend, 2006. Prediction of human cases of West Nile virus by equine cases, Saskatchewan, Canada, 2003. Preventative Veterinary Medicine, 76: 263-272.
- R. Mainer-Jaime, P. Litgh-Pereira, T. Epp and C. Waldner, 2005. The application of spatial analysis tools in small-ruminant brucellosis eradication programs in Northern Spain. International Journal of Applied Research in Veterinary Medicine, 3(3): 179-188.