Professor Joanne Meers

Professor

School of Veterinary Science
Faculty of Science
j.meers@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 839

Overview

Dr Meers is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Virology in the School of Veterinary Science.

Dr Meers' research has focused on a variety of viruses of veterinary importance including viruses of both domestic and native animal species. Her research interests include viral diseases of livestock in developing countries including Newcastle disease and avian influenza, koala retrovirus, feline immunodeficiency virus and canine parvovirus.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Murdoch University
  • Graduate Dipl Veterinary Pathology, The University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney

Publications

  • Sarker, N., Fabijan, J., Emes, R. D., Hemmatzadeh, F., Meers, J., Moreton, J., Owen, H., Seddon, J. M., Simmons, G., Speight, N., Trott, D., Woolford, L. and Tarlinton, R. E. (2018) Identification of stable reference genes for quantitative PCR in koalas. Scientific Reports, 8 1: 1-8. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-21723-0

  • Allam, A. G., Palaniappan, G., Barnes, T. S., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Alvaran, P. J, Lantican, T. L. D, Parke, C. R, Cameron, D., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R. D., Mananggit, M. R., Meneses, S. M. A., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. C. and Blackall, P. J. (2018). Pigs and people: building an understanding on nipple drinker system adoption in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: Second PENAPH Technical Conference, Khon Kaen, Thailand, (). 10-12 January 2018.

  • Barnes, T. S., Alvaran, P. J., Lantican, T. L. D., Lapuz, E. L., Baluyut, A. S., Parke, C. R., Palaniappan, G., Cameron, D., Meneses, S. M. A., Ancog, R. C., Domingo, R., Mananggit, M. R., Turni, C., Meers, J., Alawneh, J. I., Palmieri, C., de Castro, R., Villar, E. and Blackall, P. J. (2018). Using participatory methods to understand the smallholder pig production system in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. In: Second PENAPH Technical Conference, Chiang Mai, Thailand, (). 10 -12 January 2018.

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Supervision

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Edited Outputs

  • ACIAR Proceedings No. 117 (2004) . Edited by P. B. Spradbrow, T. D. Tu and J. Meers. ACIAR Proceedings No. 117, 18-20 August 2003, Vietnam.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Veterinary Clinical Sci — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

Completed Supervision