Alfred Chikweto

Alfred Chikweto, BVM (DVM equivalent), MSc

Associate Professor

Dr. Alfred Chikweto is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pathobiology. He instructs veterinary students in veterinary pathology (necropsy), avian diseases, 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 and co-authored 62 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 University, Dr. Chikweto worked for the University of Zambia School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Chikweto earned his Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Zambia in 2000 and his Master of Science from St. George’s University in 2010.