Dr. Beibei Jia


  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, University of   Henan Agricultural University
  • MVPM (Virology and Pathology), Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science
  • MVPH (Epidemiology), Chiang Mai University, Thailand – Free University of Berlin, Germany
  • PhD (Aquatic Epidemiology), UPEI

Current Research:

  • Risk factors of Bacterial Stomatitis (MMY) in salmonid aquaculture in British Columbia, Canada
  • Temporal and spatial variation of Salmonid Rickettsial Septicaemia (SRS) infection in Chile
  • Diagnostic uncertainty: storage methods of samples and Bacterial Kidney Disease (BKD)
  • Review of Transboundary Aquatic Animal Diseases

Building on her research on epidemiological methods in freshwater aquaculture during her PhD, Beibei is now working with salmonid diseases, with a focus on spatial analysis and multi-level modeling (i.e., non-linear regressions and multinominal logistic regression).