Department of Poultry Science & The Center of Excellence for Poultry Science
1260 W. Maple, POSC 0-114
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-4952
Fax: (479) 575-3026
slandis@uark.edu
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Billy M. Hargis

Billy M. Hargis

Director Poultry Health Lab and Veterinarian

Address

Center of Excellence for Poultry Science

POSC O-114

Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: (479) 466-8678 
or (479) 575-4952
bhargis@uark.edu

Education

  • D.V.M. and Ph.D., University of Minnesota
  • M.S., Poultry Science, University of Georgia, 1983
  • B.S., University of Minnesota, 1980

Professional Experience

  • Assitant Professor and Professor, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology and Poultry Science, Texas A&M University, 1987-2000
  • Professor and Director of the Poultry Health Research Laboratory, Center of Excellence for Poultry Science, 2000
  • Named Sustainable Poultry Health Chair, 2006

Research Area

  • Poultry health and ante mortem food safety intervention with interests in poultry immunology and endocrinology