On May 20, 2011, veterinarian Annette Backhans will defend her thesis entitled: “Wild rodents as carriers of potential pathogens to pigs, chickens and humans, with special emphasis on Brachyspira spp. and Yersinia enterocolitica“.
Annette Backhans is affiliated to the Department of Clinical Sciences at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Professor Claes Fellström has acted as principal supervisor.
Place: “Ettans lecture room”, KC, Ultuna
Opponent: Dr. Jill Thomson, Scottish Agricultural College, Edinburgh Disease Surveillance Centre, UK.