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Dr Masako Wada PhD

Research Officer

School of Veterinary Science



  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2016)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Infectious disease modelling, animal health economics, zoonotic diseases, one health, spatial or spatio-temporal analysis, analytical software development, policy evaluation, disease control in developing countries, climate change


Resource Development and Management, Health and Well-being, Future Food Systems

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences (070000):
Applied Economics (140200):
Aquaculture (070401):
Economics (140000):
Epidemiology (111706):
Fisheries Sciences (070400):
Health Economics (140208):
Mathematical Sciences (010000):
Medical And Health Sciences (110000): Public Health and Health Services (111700):
Statistics (010400): Stochastic Analysis and Modelling (010406):
Veterinary Epidemiology (070704): Veterinary Sciences (070700)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 0

Research Outputs


Bingham, P., Wada, M., van Andel, M., McFadden, A., Sanson, R., & Stevenson, M. (2020). Real-Time Standard Analysis of Disease Investigation (SADI)—A Toolbox Approach to Inform Disease Outbreak Response. Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 7
[Journal article]Authored by: Wada, M.
Wada, M., Lam, CT., Rosanowski, S., Patanasatienkul, T., Price, D., & St-Hilaire, S. (2020). Development of simulation models for transmission of Salmonid Rickettsial Septicaemia between salt water fish farms in Chile. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases.
[Journal article]Authored by: Wada, M.
Wild, R., McFadden, AMJ., O Connor, C., O Grady, K., & Wada, M. (2019). Prevalence of lameness in sheep transported to meat processing plants in New Zealand and associated risk factors. New Zealand Veterinary Journal. 67(4), 188-193
[Journal article]Authored by: Wada, M.
Wada, M., Stevenson, M., Cogger, N., & Carpenter, T. (2017). Evaluation of the Control Strategy for the 2010 Foot-and-Mouth Disease Outbreak in Japan Using Disease Simulation. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 64(3), 978-989
[Journal article]Authored by: Cogger, N., Wada, M.

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