The Nordic Society for Veterinary Epidemiology (NOSOVE) is an informal organization with the vision of advancing veterinary epidemiology. The volunteering board aim to fulfill the vision by providing courses and opportunities to socialise and strengthen the network among post graduate students, researchers and others with an interest in epidemiology. Events are presented through the society network (blogspot).
NOSOVE started in 1988 as a collaboration between the Nordic countries Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden, and has expanded to include the Baltic countries, but welcome members and participants from all countries.

Monday, 11 November 2019

PhD fellowship in epidemiology and quantification of antimicrobial use in cattle - application deadline December 1, 2019

We are offering a PhD fellowship in epidemiology and quantification of antimicrobial use in cattle starting 1st of March 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.

All the best,
Liza Nielsen, 
University of Copenhagen

Tuesday, 7 May 2019

Exciting PhD position on leptospirosis epidemiology at the EpiCentre, Massey University

An exciting PhD position is offered at the EpiCentre, Massey University, in Palmerston North, New Zealand, as soon as possible. The research aims to isolate a specific Leptospira strain that was recently found to be associated with PCR-based urine shedding in dairy cattle. The programme includes the collection of field samples, isolation by culture, genomic description by whole genome sequencing, evaluation of production effects in dairy cattle, and liaison with pharmaceutical partners towards the development of a vaccine.
Candidates must provide sufficient evidence of English language and advanced skills in epidemiology (master level) and scientific writing. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview (by distance if overseas).
Applications shall include a letter of interest, a CV and transcripts of post-graduate graduation certificates.
For further queries or for sending your application, please contact:
Cord Heuer
Professor of Veterinary Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases
Director EpiCentre, OIE Collaborating Centre for Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health
School of Veterinary Science
Massey University

Friday, 1 February 2019

One Health International Summer Course in Copenhagen 2019

we will run the One Health course again this Spring-Summer.
Anybody with a bachelor degree can participate.

You can read more about it here:

Deadline for registration is 1st of April 2019.
Best wishes,
Liza Nielsen, 
University of Copenhagen

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Come and meet the NOSOVE and hear about our activities -
we are present as sponsors at the SVEPM 2018 in Tallinn

Monday, 29 January 2018

SVEPM conference in Tallinn 21-23 March 2018 - early bird rates end on 31 January 2018

Please note that the EARLY BIRD rate for the 2018 SVEPM conference  will end after 31st January, so you have just a couple of days to take advantage of this reduced rate.

You can find all information about the conference at, including registration (

Hope to see you there,