Equine Innovators: African Horse Sickness With Dr. Peter Timoney

University of Kentucky researcher Dr. Peter Timoney talks about the deadly African horse sickness and what it will take to prevent its arrival in unaffected countries.

This podcast is the third episode in our new “Equine Innovators” podcast series, brought to you by Zoetis. You can find the Equine Innovators” podcast on TheHorse.comApple PodcastsSpotifyStitcher, and Google Podcast.

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About the Researcher:

Peter Timoney


Dr. Peter TimoneyPeter J. Timoney, MVB, MS, PhD, FRCVS, is a professor and Frederick Van Lennep Chair in Equine Veterinary Science at the University of Kentucky’s Gluck Equine Research Center, in Lexington. He received a MVB degree in veterinary medicine from National University of Ireland (UCD), MS in virology from the University of Illinois, PhD from the University of Dublin, and Fellowship from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, London. He has worked at the Veterinary Research Laboratory in Dublin, Ireland; Cornell University; and the Irish Equine Centre, and has specialized in infectious diseases of the horse since 1972.