Patrick Kelly, BVSc, PhD
After completing a BSc, BSc (Hons) and MSc (Neuroethology) at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, Dr. Pat Kelly received his undergraduate veterinary degree from the University of Pretoria (Onderstepoort), South Africa, in 1982. He joined the fledgling Faculty of Veterinary Science at the University of Zimbabwe and taught Physiology until completing a Residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine at North Carolina State University (1985-1987). Thereafter he returned to Zimbabwe and taught Small Animal Medicine at the University of Zimbabwe and completed a PhD (1995). In 2003 he moved to New Zealand and taught in the Veterinary Faculty of Massey University. In 2005 he moved to St Kitts and Ross University School of Medicine where he teaches Small Animal Medicine.
University of the Witwatersrand (MSc)
University of Pretoria (BVSc)
University of Zimbabwe (PhD)
Zhang J, Lu G, Kelly PJ, Wang C. Seasonal and gender differences in presence of Rickettsia felis and blood meals provide additional evidence of a vector role for mosquitoes. Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology 2019; Article ID 8543460, 5 pages. https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/8543460.
Bolfa P, Callanan JJ, Ketzis J, Marchi S, Cheng T, Huynh H, Lavinder T, Boey K, Hamilton C, Kelly P. Infections and pathology of free-roaming chickens on St Kitts, West Indies. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 2019: https://doi.org/10.1177/1040638719843638
Hamilton CM, Black L, Oliveira S, Burrells A, Bartley PM, Melo RBP, Chianini F, Palarea-Albaladejo J, Innes EA, Kelly PJ, Katzer F. Comparative virulence of Caribbean, Brazilian and European isolates of Toxoplasma gondii. Parasites and Vectors. 2019;12:104 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-019-3372-4
Hamilton C, Robins R, Thomas R, Oura C, Oliveira S, Villena I, Innes EA, Katzer F, Kelly PJ. Atypical genotypes and high prevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in free-range chickens from the Caribbean. Acta Parasitologica. 2019: doi: 10.2478/s11686-019-00071-7.
Deza-Cruz I, Mill A, Rushton S, Kelly PJ. Comparison of the use of serum and plasma as matrix specimens in a widely used non-commercial dengue IgG ELISA. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2019: doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0112.
Zhang J, Lu G, Li J, Kelly P, Li M, Wang J, Huang K, Qiu H, Youm J, Zhang R, Wang Y, Zhang Y, Wang C. Molecular Detection of Rickettsia felis and Rickettsia bellii in Mosquitoes. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 2019: DOI: 10.1089/vbz.2019.2456
Valentine M, Murdock C, Kelly PJ. Sylvatic cycles of arboviruses in nonhuman primates. Parasites and Vectors. 2019;12:463. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3732-0.
Huang K, Kelly PJ, Zhang J, Yang Y, Qi K, Wang C. Molecular detection of Bartonella spp. in China and St. Kitts. Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology 2019: Article ID 3209013, 9 pages; https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/3209013