Wildlife Disease Association – Africa and Middle East section Board Member: Student Representative

Wildlife Disease Association – Membership and Recruitment Committee: Co-chair

Oral Presentation:

Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. Use of the QuantiFERON® TB-Gold (In Tube) system to detect Mycobacterium bovis infection in warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus). 61st Annual Academic Day 31 August 2017.
Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. IP-10 a promising biomarker for the detection of Mycobacterium bovis infection in warthogs. ESSA and ZSSA Combined Congress 3-7 July 2017, CSIR ICC, Pretoria.
Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. Use of novel tools for the detection of bTB in warthogs. Veterinary Management of African Wildlife Conference February 2017, Onderstepoort, Pretoria.
Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. IP-10 a promising biomarker for the detection of Mycobacterium bovis infection in warthogs. Stellenbosch University, Biomedical Science Research Day 2016.
Roos EO, Goosen W, Sylvester T, Clarke C, Higgitt R, Bernitz N, Fitzermann Y, Parsons S, Miller M. Mycobacteria in sub-Saharan African wildlife: Where are we? What do we need to do? Cape Town Acid Fast Club November 2016
Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. Evaluation of diagnostic tests: Detecting Mycobacterial infection in African warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus) using serological methods. 6th Annual Wildlife Research Symposium December 2015, Onderstepoort, Pretoria.
Roos EO, Van As J, Thekisoe O. Molecular detection of haemoparasites from South African squamates. International Congress on Parasites of Wildlife and 43rd Annual PARSA Conference, At Skukuza, Kruger National Park, Mpumalanga, South Africa. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4471.9200 

Poster Presentation:

Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. Detection and characterization of mycobacterial infections occuring in Phacochoerus africanus (Gmelin, 1788) (Common warthogs). Wildlife Disease Association, 67th Annual International Conference, St. Augustine, FL USA, 5-10 August 2018.
Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. Applying serology as a method to detect Mycobacterium bovis in common warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus). 60th Annual Academic Day 11 August 2016.
Roos EO, Parsons SDC, Miller MA. Diagnostic tool evaluation: Detection of Mycobacterial infections in warthogs (Phacochoerus africanus) using serological tests. 59th Annual Academic Day 13 August 2015.

Wildlife Disease Association – Student travel award (2018): Setting up first student chapter in Africa

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