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Beef HealthCheck

Beef HealthCheck is an Animal Health Ireland-led programme developed in collaboration with Meat Industry Ireland.

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Dr Natascha Meunier

Dr Natascha Meunier

Beef HealthCheck Programme Manager

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Natascha graduated as a veterinarian from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, in 2005. She worked there for several years in mixed practice and as a government vet. In 2011, she moved to the Netherlands to complete a MSc in epidemiology, where she also worked in private practice as a veterinary practitioner. With a keen interest in infectious diseases, Natascha undertook a project studying bovine tuberculosis in cattle and wildlife in Uganda, obtaining her PhD in epidemiology through the Royal Veterinary College and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2016. She has since worked on research projects based at the University of Edinburgh. Natascha joined AHI in 2019 and is currently training as a resident in Veterinary Public Health and Population Medicine.