University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Townsend, Hugh

Professor, Large Animal Medicine
Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Office Location: VIDO and WCVM 2410
Phone: 306-966-1514 and 306-966-2354

Academic Credentials

Teaching and Clinical Areas

Dr. Townsend lectures in veterinary internal medicine, is an adjunct professor in the Department of Community Health and Epidemiology at the Royal University Hospital and is a research scientist at the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization, University of Saskatchewan.

He is the editor of Horse Health Lines and associate editor (experimental design and statistics) of the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine.

Research Interests

Dr. Townsend's research interests include infectious disease epidemiology; public health; vaccine formulation, delivery and efficacy; and the immune response to infection.

For more information about Dr. Townsend and his research, please visit the following website: