Dr. Alejandro Banda

Dr. Alejandro Banda

Department

  • Veterinary Medicine

Title

  • Clinical Professor

Contacts

ab665@msstate.edu
Office: (601) 420-4738
MS. Veterinary Research and Diagnostic Laboratory

Overview

Summary:

Clinical professor in veterinary virology with the Department of Pathobiology and Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine. Section leader of the poultry and mammalian virology laboratories, and the vivarium area.

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Medical Microbiology, University of Georgia, 2002
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.), Veterinary Medicine, National Autonomous University of Mexico, 1998
  • Master of Science (M.S.), Veterinary Medicine, National Autonomous University of Mexico, 1996

Presentations

Abstract

  • "Proventriculitis in a broiler integrator in Mississippi: a field investigation." International Poultry Scientific Forum, International Production and Processing Expo, Atlanta, GA. 2022

Oral Presentation

  • "A new differential for neurologic disease in chickens? ." Emerald Coast Veterinary Conference, Georgia Veterinary Medical Association, Alabama Veterinary Medical Association, Miramar Beach, FL. 2021
  • "Characterization of neuropathologic lesions associated with avian reovirus infection in commercial broiler chickens." American College of Veterinary Pathologists Annual Meeting, ACVP, San Antonio, TX. 2019
  • "Chronic wasting disease in Mississippi White-tailed deer." 62nd American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians Annual Meeting, American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Providence, RI. 2019
  • "Application and comparison of iSeq100 and MinION sequencing in identifying Avian Infectious Bronchitis Virus." 62nd Annual Conference of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Providence, RI. 2019
  • "Application of iSeq on Genotyping Avian Infectious Bronchitis Virus." 1st Annual Veterinary Diagnostics Conference, , Shanghai, China . 2019
  • "Reo gone rogue? A case investigation." MS Poultry Association Health Seminar, Mississippi Poultry Association, Jackson, MS. 2019

Areas of Expertise

Diagnostic poultry virology and serology Immunosuppressive diseases of poultry Veterinary virology Avian medicine