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Daral J. Jackwood, PhD

Specialties and Expertise

  • Infectious bursal disease virus; Vaccine development; Viral evolution and phylogeny; Poultry health


  • MS and PhD: The Ohio State University
  • Postdoc: Battelle Columbus Laboratories

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • Charles Beard Research Excellence Award, US Poultry and Egg Association, 2018
  • Director’s Innovator of the Year Award, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 2016
  • P. P. Levine Award for best paper in avian diseases published in the previous year, American Association of Avian Pathologists, 2012 and 2014
  • niversity of Delaware Distinguished Alumni Award, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 2012

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