Meet the speakers: AWF-funded research updates

Meet the researcher who will give an update on their AWF funded research at the 2024 Discussion Forum

Siobhan Abeyesinghe

Siobhan Abeyesinghe

Siobhan Abeyesinghe

Associate Professor in Animal Behaviour & Welfare Science at the Royal Veterinary College

Siobhan is Associate Professor in Animal Behaviour & Welfare Science and Head of Group RVC Animal Welfare Science and Ethics at the Royal Veterinary College. Her research interests cover animal behaviour and welfare, with a focus on poultry and how they perceive commercially relevant environments, social conditions, and husbandry. She graduated from University of Newcastle with a BSc in Animal Science, completed a MSc in Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare at University of Edinburgh and subsequently undertook a PhD in chicken behaviour and welfare at University of Bristol with Professor Christine Nicol and Christopher Wathes.

Session: Research update