Gamage, Ruwini Dharmasiri
Office Location: WCVM 2685
- PhD candidate
- Supervisor: Dr. Joseph Rubin, Veterinary Microbiology
- Home city and country: Kandy, Sri Lanka
- MSc, Animal Science
- BVSc, Veterinary Scienc
At present there is no standardized methods for conducting or interpreting antimicrobial susceptibility tests on Brachyspira
. Therefore, the main obejctive of this study is to develop, standardize and implement antimicrobial susceptibility testing methods for Brachyspira spp.
to improve the ability of the Canadian swine industry to combat Brachyspira
-associated disease by providing evidence-based treatment recommendations.