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Urvish Mistry

Urvish Mistry

MVSc, BVSc & AH
Vaughan
Summary

Highly motivated multilingual laboratory surveillance data analyst with more than 4 years of international experience in disease surveillance systems and laboratory management. Master's degree holder in public health with a passion for data analysis and implementation of large scale policies based on research.

Overview
5
5
years of professional experience
7
7
years of post-secondary education
3
3
Languages
Work History

Research Associate

Anand Agricultural University
2019-11 - 2022-09
  • Analysis of research samples of food borne pathogens.
  • Data preparation and analysis using MS Excel and some proprietary tools like IBM SPSS, GeneSys and GeneTools.
  • Data cleaning and management using standar
  • Data visualization using R modules (e.g. esquisse, ggplot2) and GraphPad Prism.
  • Drawing conclusions from analyzed data and prepare data summaries, extensive reports and research publications.
  • Worked with a team of public health scientists.
  • Prepare recommendations to authorities for their consideration in policy making.
  • Managed laboratory operations through LIMS (e.g. BookitLab)

Veterinary Officer (Class II Medical Officer)

Government of Gujarat
2018-09 - 2019-09
  • Reviewed pet health history, examined animals, conducted tests and prescribed treatments for diagnosed conditions.
  • Worked with local animal rescue organizations, wildlife officers and county shelter to provide veterinary services to animals on pro bono basis.
  • Created data sets for management for analyzing case types, medications and vaccination records.
  • Implemented public policies in the area of administration.

Veterinary Consultant

Commissionerate Of Health, Medical Services, Medical Education and Research, Govt. of Gujarat
2018-01 - 2018-09
  • Served as a state veterinary consultant in WHO funded Integrated Disease Surveillance Program (IDSP).
  • Established inter-sectoral coordination with state departments of animal husbandry, agriculture, wildlife, urban development, rural development, and other sectors.
  • Assisted government in establishing a central committee for epidemic monitoring and control in a streamlined approach from all stakeholders.
  • Worked along a team of epidemiologist, microbiologists, data analyst, training consultants and medical officers.
  • Collection of data through regional reporting centers and assess data quality through statistical models and field checks.
  • Analysis of real-time disease reporting through primary health centers state-wide and correlating with laboratory data to form disease projections and potential epidemic.
  • Constantly improving laboratory operations through suggesting newer and accurate testing methods.
  • Designing standard operating procedures for zoonotic diseases of public health importance (e.g. Nipah Virus)
Education

Master of Veterinary Science Veterinary Public Health

Anand Agricultural University
2015-08 - 2017-07

Bachelor of Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry

Anand Agricultural University
2010-07 - 2015-07
Skills

Lab operations

Project Management

Data collection and organization

File management

Data validation

Data formatting

Accomplishments
  • Awarded Gold Medal for Best Research Work in Veterinary Sciences by Anand Agricultural University.
  • Established State and District Level Zoonotic Disease Surveillance and Co-ordination Committees while working as Veterinary Consultant.
  • Through "One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization Workshop", helped the state government form disease control policies.
  • Have worked in natural calamities, such as floods as a veterinarian and public health officer.
  • Conducted livestock census through Sagbara Block, Narmada digitally.
  • Conducted disease investigation on Nipah virus outbreak in India.
Languages

English

Gujarati

Hindi

Work Availability
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Quote
The problem is not to find the answer; it’s to face the answer.
Terence McKenna
Timeline

Research Associate

Anand Agricultural University
2019-11 - 2022-09

Veterinary Officer (Class II Medical Officer)

Government of Gujarat
2018-09 - 2019-09

Veterinary Consultant

Commissionerate Of Health, Medical Services, Medical Education and Research, Govt. of Gujarat
2018-01 - 2018-09

Master of Veterinary Science Veterinary Public Health

Anand Agricultural University
2015-08 - 2017-07

Bachelor of Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry

Anand Agricultural University
2010-07 - 2015-07