University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Jenkins, Emily

Associate Professor
Veterinary Microbiology
Office Location: WCVM 2691
Phone: 306-966-2569
Fax: 306-966-7244
Email: emily.jenkins@usask.ca


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Publications

Jenkins EJ, Veitch AM, Kutz SJ, Bollinger T, Chirino-Trejo M, Elkin BT, West K, Hoberg EP, Polley L. 2007. "Protostrongylid parasites and pneumonia in captive and wild thinhorn sheep (Ovis dalli). Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 43: 189-205.

Jenkins EJ, Veitch AM, Kutz SJ, Hoberg EP, Polley L. 2006. "Climate change and the epidemiology of protostrongylid nematodes in northern ecosystems: Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei and Protostrongylus stilesi in Dall’s sheep (Ovis d. dalli). Parasitology. 132(3): 387-401.

Jenkins EJ, Kutz SJ, Hoberg EP, Polley L. 2006. "Bionomics of larvae of Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae) in experimentally-infected gastropod intermediate hosts." Journal of Parasitology. 92(2): 298-305.

Jenkins EJ, Appleyard GD, Hoberg EP, Rosenthal BP, Kutz SJ, Veitch AM, Schwantje HM, Elkin BT, Polley L. 2005. "Geographic distribution of the muscle-dwelling nematode Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei in North America, using molecular identification of first-stage larvae." Journal of Parasitology. 91(3): 574-584.

Jenkins EJ, Hoberg EP, Polley L. 2005. "Development and pathogenesis of Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei (Nematoda: Protostrongylidae) in experimentally infected thinhorn sheep (Ovis dalli)." Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 41(4): 669-682.

Jenkins EJ. 2005. "Ecological investigation of a new host-parasite relationship: Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei in thinhorn sheep (Ovis dalli). PhD thesis. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, 213 p.

Co-author:

Hoberg EP, Polley L, Jenkins EJ, Kutz SJ. 2008. "Pathogens of domestic and free-ranging ungulates: global climate change in temperate and boreal latitudes across North America." Revue Scientifique et Technique de l’Organisation Mondiale de la Sante Animale (special issue “Climate change: impact on the epidemiology and control of animal diseases”) 27(2): 511-528.

Hoberg EP, Polley L, Jenkins EJ, Kutz SJ, Veitch AM, Elkin BT. 2008. "Integrated approaches and empirical models for investigation of parasitic diseases in northern wildlife." Emerging Infectious Diseases. 14(1): 10-17.

Kutz SJ, Asmundsson I, Hoberg EP, Appleyard GD, Jenkins EJ, et al. 2007. "Serendipitous discovery of a novel protostrongylid (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea) in caribou (Rangifer tarandus), muskoxen (Ovibos moschatus), and moose (Alces americanus) from high latitudes of North America based on DNA sequence comparisons." Canadian Journal of Zoology. 85(11): 1143-1156.

Bradley MJ, Kutz SJ, Jenkins EJ, O’Hara TM. 2005. "The potential impact of climate change on infectious diseases of Arctic fauna." International Journal of Circumpolar Health. 64(5): 468-477.

Hoberg EP, Jenkins EJ, Rosenthal BM, Wong M, Erbe EF, Kutz SJ, Polley L. 2005. "Caudal polymorphism and cephalic morphology among first-stage larvae of Parelaphostrongylus odocoilei (Protostrongylidae: Elaphostrongylinae) in Dall’s sheep from the Mackenzie Mountains, Canada." Journal of Parasitology. 91(6): 1318-1325.

Kutz SJ, Hoberg EP, Polley L, Jenkins EJ. 2005. "Global warming and dynamics of Arctic host-parasite systems." Proceedings of the Royal Society, Biological Sciences. 272(1581): 2571-2576.