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    Beatriz Martinez Lopez
    Associate Professor
    Medicine & Epidemiology

    2415A Tupper Hall
    Davis, CA 95616


    beamartinezlopez@ucdavis.edu

       

    Specialty Focus

    Quantitative Epidemiology: Spatial analysis, Risk analysis, Disease spread models, social network analysis, statistical analysis (both Frequentists and Bayesian)

    Education

    2004 DVM Veterinary Medicine, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
    2005 Expert Communication for the Tourism, Entertainment, Leisure and Environment, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
    2009 PhD Veterinary Epidemiology, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
    2007 MPVM Preventive Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA

    Honors and Awards

    2015 Porcine Reproductive & Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) Research Award. Announced at the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) Conference, Orlando, US
    2013 Award for Organizing the SVEPM Annual Meeting in Madrid. VI Recognition Night (City Hall of Madrid)
    2012-2013 Juan de la Cierva Competitive Post-Doctoral Contract, Ministry of Science and Innovation at the Research Institiute of Hunting Resources (IREC), Ciudad Real, Spain
    2010 Best Oral Presentation Award, IV National Congress of Research for Undergraduate Students in Health Sciences and IX Congress of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences,
    2010 PhD Extraordinary Award (Published in the BOUC nº 16, Dec 1, 2010).

    Most Recent 10 Publications

    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Low colostrum yield in Jersey cattle and potential risk factors 2018 Gavin K, Neibergs H, Hoffman A, Kiser J, Cornmesser M, Amirpour Haredasht S, Martínez-López B, Wenz J, Moore D Low colostrum yield in Jersey cattle and potential risk factors J Dairy Sci,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Distribution and prevalence of Myxobolus cerebralis in post-fire areas of Plumas National Forest: utility of eDNA sampling 2018 Richey CA, Kenelty KV, van Sotone Hopkins K, Stevens BN, Martínez-López B, Barnum SM, Hallett SL, Atkinson SD, Bartholomew JL, Soto E Distribution and prevalence of Myxobolus cerebralis in post-fire areas of Plumas National Forest: utility of eDNA sampling J Aquat Anim Health,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Can biosecurity and local network properties predict pathogen species richness in the salmonid industry? 2018 Yatabe T, More S, Geoghegan F, McManus C, Hill AE, Martínez-López B Can biosecurity and local network properties predict pathogen species richness in the salmonid industry? PLoS One,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Characterization of the Temporal Trends in the Rate of Cattle Carcass Condemnations in the US and Dynamic Modeling of the Condemnation Reasons in California With a Seasonal Component 2018 Amirpour Haredasht S, Vida G, Edmondson A, Moore D, Martínez-López B Characterization of the Temporal Trends in the Rate of Cattle Carcass Condemnations in the US and Dynamic Modeling of the Condemnation Reasons in California With a Seasonal Component Front Vet Sci,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Identification of high risk areas for avian influenza outbreaks in California using disease distribution models 2018 Belkhiria J, Hijmans R, Walter B, Beate C, Martínez-López B Identification of high risk areas for avian influenza outbreaks in California using disease distribution models PLoS One,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Epidemiology and spatio-temporal analysis of West Nile virus in horses in Spain between 2010 and 2016 2018 García-Bocanegra I, Belkhiria J, Napp S, Cano-Terriza D, Jiménez-Ruiz S, Martínez-López B Epidemiology and spatio-temporal analysis of West Nile virus in horses in Spain between 2010 and 2016 Transbound Emerg Dis,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Understanding African Swine Fever infection dynamics inSardinia using a spatially explicit transmission model indomestic pig farms 2018 Mur L, Sánchez-Vizcaíno JM, Fernández-Carrión E, Jurado C, Rolesu S, Feliziani F, Laddomada A, Martínez-López B Understanding African Swine Fever infection dynamics inSardinia using a spatially explicit transmission model indomestic pig farms Transbound Emerg Dis,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Spatial epidemiology and risk factor analysis of White Spot disease in the shrimp farming industry of Sinaloa, Mexico, from 2005 to 2011 2017 Muniesa A, Mardones FO, Chavez MC, Montoya L, Cabanillas JA, de Blas I, Martinez Lopez B Spatial epidemiology and risk factor analysis of White Spot disease in the shrimp farming industry of Sinaloa, Mexico, from 2005 to 2011 Transbound Emerg Dis,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: A community-based One Health education program for disease risk mitigation at the human-animal interface 2017 Berrian A, Smith MH, van Rooyen J, Martínez-López B, Plank MN, Smith W, Conrad PA A community-based One Health education program for disease risk mitigation at the human-animal interface One Health,
    • Beatriz Martinez Lopez: Motion-based video monitoring for early detection of
livestock diseases: The case of African swine fever 2017 Fernández-Carrión E, Martínez-Avilés M, Ivorra B, Martínez-López B, Ramos ÁM, Sánchez-Vizcaíno JM Motion-based video monitoring for early detection of livestock diseases: The case of African swine fever PLoS One,

    External Links

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