Pathogen and cow characteristics associated with recurrence of clinical mastitis


Predict more accurately the probability of a recurrent clinical mastitis event following a first clinical mastitis case and adjust the management and culling decisions accordingly.

Research Team

  • Simon Dufour (Principal Investigator, UMontréal)
  • Ève-Marie Lavallée-Bourget (Undergraduate student, UMontréal)
  • Hossein Jamali (MSc candidate, UMontréal)
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  • Mario Jacques (collaborator, UMontréal)
  • François Malouin (collaborator, USherbrooke)
  •  Herman Barkema (collaborator, UCalgary)
  • Henrik Stryhn (collaborator, UPEI)


Impact, incidence and risk factors for recurrence of clinical mastitis