Designation: Professor and Director Contact Address:Department Centre of one Health, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana -141004 Punjab (India)
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B.V.Sc & A.H.
M.Sc.(Distance learning)(Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health) Royal Veterinary College, University of London, United Kingdom
Teaching and Other Appointments
Undergraduate courses: Milk and Meat Hygiene, Food safety and Public Health, Zoonoses and Human health, Environment and Environmental Hygiene. Post graduate courses: Bacterial and Rickettsia agents of Public Health Significance, Principle of Food Hygiene and safety, Environmental Pollution and safety, Meat and Milk Hygiene, Emerging and remerging zoonotic diseases, Principles of Epidemiology, Advances in environmental pollution
Member of the Executive Committee of Society of Toxicology, India.
Member of the Executive Committee of Indian Association of Veterinary public Health Specialists, India.
Area of Research Interests
Environment contaminants in food of animal origin and risk assessment to human health. Epidemiology and economic analysis of zoonoses and food borne hazards. Application of nanotechnology in environment remediation measures.
Research Honour’s /Awards
Recognized Fellow of Indian Association of Veterinary Public Health Specialists (IAVPHS), India
Best Researcher Award 2018: College of Veterinary Sciences, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, awarded on first Annual prize distribution function of GADVASU on 23rd February 2018.
Awarded IVVN scholarship to present research work at International Veterinary Vaccinology Network Meeting 2018 at Nairobi, Kenya from 26-27 March 2018.
Commonwealth Scholarship United Kingdom for Distance Learning Program for Masters in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health through distance learning at Royal Veterinary College, London in year 2016.
International travel grant funded by Department of Science and Technology, Government of India to attend and present research at IUFOST 2016 Conference, Dublin, Ireland from 21st - 25th August 2016.
Visiting Research Scholar (USA) at Centre for molecular medicine and infectious diseases, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA from September 2013 to January 2014.
Award of Honour on World Veterinary Day 2013 conferred by Vets Club, Ludhiana, Punjab for excellent working in the field of Veterinary Public Health.
Dr. V.N. Bachhil Young Scientist Award-2012 by India Association of Veterinary Public Health Specialist for Ph.D. research work.
Awarded Commonwealth Scholarship-Fellowship -2010 in split-site Ph.D. category for research work at the University of Sussex, Brighton, the United Kingdom for a period of one year from 04-10-2010 to 03-10-2011.
Outstanding Achievement award in Veterinary profession by Punjab State Vet Alumnus association in the year 2008.
Young scientist full travel grant award by Department of Science and technology, Government of India to attend an international conference held at University of London, UK in September 2008 to present the finding of this research work.
Best oral and poster presentation award
No. of Publications
Review Article: 06
Book Chapter: 03
Hannah R. Holt, MSc; Jasbir Singh Bedi, Paviter Kaur, Punam Mangtani, Narinder Singh Sharma, Jatinder Paul Singh Gill, Yogeshwar Singh, Rajesh Kumar, Manmeet Kaur, John McGiven, Javier Guitian (2021) Epidemiology of brucellosis in cattle and dairy farmers of rural Ludhiana, Punjab. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0009102.
Kaur, S., Bedi, J.S., Dhaka, P., Vijay, D. and Aulakh, R.S (2021) Exposure assessment and risk characterization of Aflatoxin M1 through consumption of market milk and milk products in Ludhiana, Punjab. Food Control. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodcont.2021.107991.
Vijay, D., Bedi, J.S., Dhaka, P., Singh, R., Singh, J., Arora, A.K. and Gill, J.P.S. 2021. Knowledge, Attitude, and Practices (KAP) Survey among Veterinarians, and Risk Factors Relating to Antimicrobial Use and Treatment Failure in Dairy Herds of India. Antibiotics 2021, 10, 216. https://doi.org/10.3390/antibiotics10020216.
JS Bedi, Pankaj Dhaka, Deephi Vijay, JPS Gill and SB Barbudhay (2021) Emergency preparedness for public health threats, surveillance, modeling and forecasting. The Indian Journal of Medical Research 153(3):287-298DOI: 10.4103/ijmr.IJMR_653_21
Prateek Jindal, Jasbir S Bedi, Randhir Singh, RS Aulakh and Jatinder Gill (2021) Epidemiological assessment of antibiotic residues in dairy farm milk and farm waste and water in northern India February 2021Environmental Science and Pollution Research. DOI: 10.1007/s11356-020-12057-4.
Prateek Jindal, Jasbir S Bedi, Randhir Singh, RS Aulakh and Jatinder Gill (2021) Phenotypic and genotypic antimicrobial resistance patterns of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella isolated from dairy farm milk, farm slurry and water in Punjab, India. February 2021 Environmental Science and Pollution Research DOI: 10.1007/s11356-021-12514.
Jasbir Singh Bedi, Pankaj Dhaka, Deepthi Vijay, Rabinder Singh Aulakh, Jatinder Paul Singh Gill (2020) Assessment of Air Quality Changes in the Four Metropolitan Cities of India during COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown. Aerosol and Air Quality Research, 20: 2062–2070, https://doi.org/10.4209/aaqr.2020.05.0209.
Reeti Tiwari, RS Aulakh, JS Bedi, JPS Gill and Amit Kumar (2020) Occurrence and spatial distribution of metals and arsenic in groundwater sources of Punjab (India), and their health risk assessment. Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry DOI: 10.1080/02772248.2020.1808895.
Kumar A, JPS Gill, JS Bedi and PK Chuneja (2020) Residues of antibiotics in raw honeys from different apiaries of northern India and evaluation of human health risks. Acta Alimentaria, Vol. 49 (3), pp. 314–320 (2020) DOI: 10.1556/066.2020.49.3.10.
Anil Patyal, JPS Gill, Jasbir S Bedi and Rabinder Singh Aulakh (2020) Potential risk factors associated with the occurrence of aflatoxin M1 in raw milk produced under different farm conditions. June 2020 Journal of Environmental Science and Health Part B DOI:10.1080/03601234.2020.1787019.