Alfred Chikweto

Alfred Chikweto, MSc

Associate Professor

Dr. Alfred Chikweto is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pathobiology. He instructs veterinary students in general veterinary pathology and diagnostic veterinary pathology and research.  Dr. Chikweto investigates genotypes of Toxoplasma gondii in food animals, and conducts research on neoplasia and cryptosporidiosis in animals.

Dr. Chikweto has authored 43 publications in peer-reviewed journals and has been a reviewer for  a wide range of journals including Veterinary Pathology, Veterinary Parasitology, Indian Journal of Veterinary Pathology, Canadian Veterinary Journal, and Acta Tropica. Prior to his tenure at St. George’s, Dr. Chikweto was at the University of Zambia, School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Chikweto earned his BVM from the University of Zambia in 2000 and his MSc from St. George’s University in 2010.