Bonnie A. Mallard (Bsc. Agr., MSc., Ph.D)
RANK AND STATUS:
Full Professor, University of Guelph, Dept. Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, Ontario, N1H-2W1,519-824-4120, (full time with tenure). Member of the Graduate Faculty
Adjunct Professor,University of Sherbrooke, Dept. Biology, Faculty of Science, Sherbrooke, Quebec, J1K-2R1 Member of the Graduate Faculty
Core Research Program: Immunogenetics, Dept. Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College / U of Guelph.
CEO, Immunogenetic Inc., a consulting company dealing with immunogenetic markers and disease resistance of livestock, RR#2 Ariss, Ontario, NOB-1B0.
Ph.D. Immunogenetics, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, 1987
M.Sc. Quantitative Genetics and Animal Breeding, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph, 1981
B.Sc. (Agr)., Animal Science, University of Guelph, 1979.
GRADUATE SUPERVISIONS: master’s, doctoral, postdoctoral
Completed: 9 MSc, 7 PhD (main advisor), 2 PhD (co-advisor), 6 PDF
In progress: 1 PhD, 2 PDF, 2 MSc
EXAMPLES OF EXTERNAL RESEARCH FUNDING
from granting councils, industry, government, foundations, and other sources:
NSERC Research Network Grant
NSERC Discovery Grant
NSERC Partnership Grant
CanAdvance Research Grant
Canadian Dairy Network Grant
LIST OF PUBLICATIONS:
Refer to PubMed or other links on website for complete list of publications
LIST OF PATENTS:
B.A. Mallard , B.N. Wilkie, and B.W. Kennedy. Patent issued in New Zealand, Australia, and Europe. Application 9225711.2 – Methodology for Developing a Superior Line of Domesticated Animals.
J. MacInnes, S. Rosendal, B.A. Mallard , P. Ricciatti. Porcine pleuropneumonia vaccine. U.S. Patent issued May 1999, Application #08/396,244. Issue #6, 019,984.
B.A. Mallard , L. Wagter, J.C.M. Dekkers. Patent Application – A Mathematical Index to Rank Dairy Cows Based on Serum Antibody During the Peripartum Period ., US Application # 09/215328, filed Dec 18,1998. U.S. Patent issued #6,287,564; September 11, 2001.
B.N. Wilkie and B.A. Mallard . International Patent Application – Methods for Selecting and Producing Animals Having a Predicted Level of Immune Response, Disease Resistance or Susceptibility, and/or Productivity. Application #PCT/CA02/00733.
Trademark obtained for High Immune Response (HIRTM) in conjunction with Guard Inc.
Pzifer Award for Research Excellence – 1996 Recepient
Premiers Research Excellence Award – 1999, 1 of 11 nominees from Guelph.
SOME SCHOLARLY AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:
Animal Biotechnology – Editorial Board
Semex Inc. – Scientific Advisory Board
International Symposium of Genomics and Animal Health, Edinbourgh, Scotland, Scientific Committee
International Symposium of Genomics and Animal Health, Paris, France, Organizing Committee
International Conference on Matitis Control, The Hague, Scientific Committee and Session Chair
Canadian NSERC Bovine Mastitis Research Network, Immunogenetics group leader
2nd International Symposium on Animal Functional – Genomincs Scientific advisory committee and session Chair
Joint International Symposium:Genomics and Animal Health and the 4th Candidate Genes of Animal Health – Organizing Committee and Scientific Committee
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES:
International Society of Animal Genetics
American Association of Veterinary Immunologists
Canadian Society of Immunology
American Association of Dairy Science