Joshua Onyango, Livestock Health Consultant, Innovation for Agriculture
Josh has wealth of experience in the animal health sector gained from years of working in industry and academia where he has held several positions including having run a private veterinary practice in Kenya, being in charge of livestock health in large scale farms in Kenya, Canada and UK. He then undertook a PhD research on epidemiology orf in English sheep flocks. He has published several peer reviewed articles in veterinary epidemiology and other disciplines. Josh wanted to a change of moving from academia where he has been working as a lecture and higher education programme leader in the past 6 years and joined Innovation for Agriculture over a year ago to take up the position of Livestock Health Consultant where he is currently leading the Antibiotic Project and also supporting with the research aspects of the Horizon 2020 dairy sensor project.