Dr Dorien Braam

Research Associate

Dorien previously worked with the UN, Netherlands Government and NGO’s across Asia and Eastern Africa focusing on forced migration, protection, human rights and shelter, before returning to academia with a MSc in International Animal Health (Edin), writing a thesis on animal health in complex humanitarian emergencies. For her PhD in Veterinary Medicine she studies zoonoses – diseases transmitted between animals and humans – in displaced populations, with a focus on the Greater Horn of Africa, the Middle East and South Asia.