July 18, 2022

Vet med prof receives prestigious award for dairy cattle research

Herman Barkema credits large interdisciplinary and collaborative research team for the win


Herman Barkema
Herman Barkema Riley Brandt, University of Calgary

Dr. Herman Barkema, DVM, PhD, is a professor in the epidemiology of infectious diseases in the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, and a member of the Snyder Institute at the Cumming School of Medicine, at the University of Calgary. His research focuses on mastitis, Johne’s disease, and antimicrobial resistance. In this video, he discusses how his RCVS Knowledge Plowright Prize is not only recognition for himself, but also for all the dedicated people he works with.