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Professor Andrew Fisher

Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Melbourne, Werribee, Victoria
Andrew Fisher worked in practice in Colac in Victoria and in northern England. After a PhD in beef cattle health in Dublin, he worked for five years with AgResearch in New Zealand, conducting research aimed at improving dairy cow management. In 2002, Andrew joined the CSIRO, and researched practices for pain management in farm animals, livestock transportation and improved measurement of animal welfare. At the start of 2009, Andrew took up a position at The University of Melbourne, and in 2011 he was appointed Chair of Cattle and Sheep Production Medicine