Brianna Skinner | Senior Regulatory Veterinarian

Brianna Skinner, Senior Regulatory Veterinarian, FDA

CAPT Brianna Skinner is a Commissioned Corps officer in the U.S. Public Health Service who has also served in the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps. As a uniformed service officer, she has proudly served her country within the continental United States and abroad on several humanitarian and disaster response missions. She is currently assigned to the Office of Counterterrorism and Emerging Threats (OCET), Office of the Chief Scientist at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) where she currently serves as a Senior Regulatory Veterinarian and animal model expert for the administration of policies to facilitate the availability of safe and effective medical countermeasures against chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear agents and emerging threats. CAPT Skinner is the Chair for FDA’s Animal Welfare Council and serves as the Co-Lead of FDA’s One Health Steering Committee’s operational activities.  She is all the One Health representative for the Office of the Chief Scientist. Prior to transferring to the FDA, she worked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for over eleven years leading clinical operations within the vivarium, consulting with principal investigators on animal care and use with infectious disease research from biosafety levels 1 – 4, and trained laboratory animal veterinary residents. She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Tuskegee University, her Master’s in Public Health from Benedictine University, and is board certified in laboratory animal medicine with the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine.


Day 2 - Wednesday 3rd April @ 09:40

Panel: What are international agencies and industry doing to promote a One Health approach to global health risks

last published: 26/Feb/24 13:16 GMT

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