Shelby Nielson


Shelby is a PhD student in Epidemiology in the Department of Population Medicine at the OVC. Shelby completed her undergraduate degree in Animal Biology, and MSc in Epidemiology at the University of Guelph. Her MSc research with Dr. Deep Khosa focused on incoming veterinary students and their self-reported attitudes and perceptions concerning personal health and nutrition habits, and related health information-seeking behaviours. Shelby is continuing her research as a PhD student under the supervision of Dr. Deep Khosa, and is currently studying owner perceptions and motivations of treat feeding in cats and dogs. 


Teaching Assistant:

POPM*3240 - Epidemiology (W22)

POPM* 4130 - Animal Health (F21)

ANSC*3180 - Wildlife Nutrition (W19)