Jorge Pinto Ferreira is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, originally from Portugal, with five years of clinical experience; a Masters in Food Safety; a PhD (as Fulbright scholar) in Population Medicine (with a graduate certificate in public policy). Doctoral studies were conducted in a partnership between the College of Veterinary Medicine of North Carolina State University (USA) and the medical school of Duke University (USA) and were dedicated to the epidemiological aspects of the transmission of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) between outpatients and their companion animals. In 2017 he also got a diploma from the European College of Veterinary Public Health.
Between 2012-2017 he worked as a consultant in Switzerland, (SAFOSO AG), and among other AMR projects, was part of the EFFORT consortium
Joined the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) in October 2017, being part of the AMR team and collaborating in particular in Tripartite (FAO/OIE/WHO) activities.
Therapeutics Guideline Group(TGG): Member