Mariana Almeida

Mariana Dantas de Brito Almeida

PhD student

Mariana Almeida received her masters degree in Animal Science engineering in 2014 from the Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD) and is currently a PhD Student in Animal Science. Mariana has a special interest in small ruminant behaviour and welfare as well as nutrition, which are the focal points of her thesis "Introduction of Mediterranean Legume Grains in Animal Feeding - Effects of Growth, Ingestion and Meat Quality".  She is the adjunt editor of RPZ - Revista Portuguesa de Zootecnia and a Young Scientist Member of EAAP Animal Health and Welfare Commission.