Online Speakers

28 September - 2 October 2020

Dr Phil Hogarth

Phil Hogarth

Day 2

bTB Cattle Vaccination Programme
10:30 -

Phil Hogarth graduated from the University of Plymouth in 1993, and followed this by completing a PhD at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine in 1997. After a post-doc at the University of Bristol, he joined what is now APHA in 2001. He led a team studying the immune response to TB vaccines until 2019, when he joined the Defra TB policy team. Phil returned to APHA in 2020 to take up the post of Lead Scientist for bovine TB.

Phil leads the highly diverse APHA TB Science portfolio, which includes gamma testing, TB whole genome sequencing, routine disease confirmation as well as all TB R&D and the current Cattle Vaccine Programme.