Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology

The group of Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology (QVE) of Wageningen University & Research has its core business in generating and disseminating knowledge on the epidemiology of diseases in animals, especially in livestock.

The emphasis is on the transmission of infectious diseases within and between groups of animals and on factors that influence that transmission.

About us

Our Education

The Chair of Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology is involved in education at all 3 levels: BSc, MSc and PhD. You can find more information about our education on our education page.

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Our Research

The research of the group mainly focuses on the development of transmission models for infectious agents in livestock, in which knowledge from theoretical biology, veterinary science, animal science, mathematics and statistics are integrated. Such models are supported with data from experiments or from field studies.

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