Nicola Walshe

Nicola Walshe


Member of ESCCAP UK & Ireland

Nikki Walshe MVB, CertAVP, PhD 

Assistant Professor in Equine Clinical Studies at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin. 

European Veterinary Parasitology College resident. 

Main area of research interest is equine parasites, with a focus on cyathostomin, particularly the relationship between the gut microbiota and the host immune response within the intestinal ecosystem.  Main area of clinical interest is in the equine parasitology herd-health investigation, with a focus on behavioural change in equine practitioners and owners, with the view to applying risk-based analysis to create sustainable parasite control programmes.