Partners and Investigators


Our partners and investigators have played a key role in the success of the Institute. We pride ourselves in the ability to successfully work across disciplines and with a variety of partners – from academia to commodity groups and federal government to private industry. 


Agricultural Research Council, Onderstepoort Veterinary Research Council
B.M. Martin Laboratory Consultants
Boehringer Ingelheim
Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture
Colorado State University
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
National Pork Board
Plum Island Animal Disease Center
Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs
State Animal Health Officials
TAMU AgriLife Extension Service
TAMU AgriLife Research
TAMU Bush School of Government and Public Service
Texas A&M University (TAMU) College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory
Texas Center for Applied Technology
University Texas Medical Branch – Galveston
US Agency for International Development
US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
US Defense Threat Reduction AgencyUS Department of Agriculture (USDA)
US Department of Defense
US Department of Health and Human Services
US Department of Homeland Security
US Department of State
USDA Agricultural Research Service
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
USDA Foreign Agricultural Service
USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)



Angela Arenas
Barb Martin
Christie Blackburn
David Sherman
Dee Ellis
Gerald Parker
Heather Simmons
Jennifer Lasley
Keith Biggers
Leslie Ruyle
Linda Logan
Livio Heath
Maryn Ptaschinski
Matt Cochran
Melissa Berquist
Mischeck Mulumba
Pascal Hudelet
Sarah Hamer
Steve Parker
Tammi Krecek