#72 - The impact of data science on predicting nursery pig mortality - Dr. Edison Magalhães

swine health blackbelt Sep 27, 2023

Join us for  the newest episode of The Swine Health Blackbelt Podcast in which we dive deep into the fascinating world of data science within swine health research. Our esteemed guest, Dr. Edison Magalhães, unpacks his wide range of experience, from hands-on swine care to thought-provoking academic research. In this latest endeavor, he uses the scientific approach of data science to improve the health and management of nursery pigs. In a step further, Dr. Magalhães explores the real-time prediction of nursery mortality in swine, bringing multiple data streams together to create a predictive model that offers significant implications for the industry.


Meet the guest:

Dr. Edison Magalhães


      ○ Current: Graduate Research Assistant at Iowa State University


      ○ M.Sc., Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Epidemiology, and Public Health (owa State University)

      ○ DVM., Veterinary Medicine  (Universidade Federal de Uberlândia)


Connect with our guest on Social Media: LinkedIn