Dr. Joiner’s research focuses on genetic resistance or susceptibility to several common poultry diseases, including bacterial skeletal disease complex, chicken infectious anemia and infectious bronchitis. Dr. Joiner is currently involved in collaborative efforts investigating the pathogenesis of infectious bronchitis virus in commercial chickens and studies investigating myofiber development in high yield commercial broiler chickens. Dr. Joiner is also a contributing member of a collaborative group at the College of Veterinary Medicine investigating infectious reproductive diseases of cattle.

PhD, Auburn University, 2006
DVM, Auburn University, 1998
animal diseases or pathology