Andreia Arruda

Andreia Arruda

Summary: 

My advisor is not only sets and excellent example but is also very inspiriting. He is very approachable, caring and always willing to help. He supports my willingness to learn in all possible ways.

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Program(s)

Population Medicine, PhD.

Why I Chose Guelph...

“I chose the University of Guelph because it is one of the most well renowned universities in the field of quantitative veterinary epidemiology, and the city is well known as a welcoming city for international students.”

About My Advisor...

“My advisor is not only an example but an inspiration to me. He is very approachable, caring and always willing to help. I learn constantly with him during our meetings and I receive helpful feedback. He supports my willingness to learn in all possible ways.”

About My Program...

“My advisor is very supportive of me attending courses outside the University. This has helped me not only to further my learning and has allowed me to network and collaborate with researchers from other Universities.”

About the City...

“ Guelph is a very safe, beautiful city, with very nice people and an amazing cultural richness. I enjoy visiting the different restaurants, the farmer’s market, attending the festivals, and trying local foods.”

Other Thoughts...

“To be a graduate student at Guelph is more than just looking forward to earning a degree. It is being part of a community, to make changes and to feel part of a family. In Guelph, there are many opportunities to get involved in and enjoy different aspects of student life beyond the books.”

My Future Plans...

“My aim is to hold a faculty position as a Veterinary Epidemiologist.”