Michel Dione hold a DVM, MSc in environmental Sciences and a PhD in Medical Sciences. He has more than 10 years experience in research on livestock (pigs, small ruminants and poultry) health and control of zoonotic diseases in smallholder livestock systems in sub-Sahara Africa. He also carry out research on how to improve the delivery of animal health services and inputs such as vaccines to the farm;  as well drivers of antimicrobial use and resistance in livestock using a One Health approach.

My Projects



Poultry losses and One Health (POLOH): Reducing losses and zoonotic risks along the Burkina Faso poultry value chain through a One Health approach

Selecting efficient farm-level antimicrobial stewardship interventions from a One Health perspective


Selecting efficient farm-level antimicrobial stewardship interventions from a One Health perspective

My Blog Posts

A mosquito trap


Dengue and chikungunya outbreaks in Burkina Faso: An opportunity to strengthen One Health institutions

Lutte contre les maladies d'origine alimentaire au Burkina Faso grâce à une approche « Pull-Push »

Combating foodborne diseases in Burkina Faso through a ‘Pull-Push’ approach


Urban food markets in Africa: stakeholders discuss project findings

My Publications

Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG ameliorates hyperuricemia in a novel model

  • Yang Fu
  • Yong-Song Chen
  • Dai-Yang Xia
  • Xiao-Dan Luo
  • Hao-Tong Luo
  • Jie Pan
  • Wei-Qing Ma
  • Jin-Ze Li
  • Qian-Yuan Mo
  • Qiang Tu
  • Meng-Meng Li
  • Yue Zhao
  • Yu Li
  • Yi-Teng Huang
  • Zhi-Xian Chen
  • Zhen-Jun Li
  • Lukuyu, Ben A.
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • You-Ming Zhang
  • Kai Miao
  • Jian-Ying Chen
  • Shan-Shan Zhu
  • Jie Ren
  • Ling-Juan Zhou
  • Xian-Zhi Jiang
  • Juan Chen
  • Zhen-Ping Lin
  • Jun-Peng Chen
  • Hui Ye
  • Qing-Yun Cao
  • Yong-Wen Zhu
  • Lin Yang
  • Xue Wang
  • Wen-Ce Wang

Determinants of animal disease and nontherapeutic antibiotic use on smallholder livestock farms

  • Emes, E.
  • Kagambèga, A.
  • Dione, Michel M.

Serological evidence and factors associated with Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever in sheep in Burkina Faso

  • Dahourou, L.D.
  • Akio, S.
  • Savadogo, M.
  • Yougbaré, B.
  • Ouoba, L.B.
  • Tapsoba, A.S.R.
  • Zerbo, L.H.
  • Ilboudo, Abdoul K.
  • Abga, R.L.
  • Traoré, A.
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • Alambédji, R.B.

First report of the emergence of peste des petits ruminants lineage IV virus in Senegal

  • Ba, A.
  • Diop, G.L.
  • Ndiaye, M.
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • Lo, M.M.

Molecular epidemiology of peste des petits ruminants virus in West Africa: Is lineage IV replacing lineage II in Burkina Faso?

  • Biguezoton, A.S.
  • Ilboudo, Guy S.
  • Wieland, Barbara
  • Sawadogo, R.W.-Y.
  • Dah, F.F.
  • Sidibe, C.A.K.
  • Zoungrana, A.
  • Okoth, Edward A.
  • Dione, Michel M.

Gender considerations in innovation platforms in the livestock sector in Mali

  • Gning, S.B.
  • Dione, Michel M.
  • Sene, M.T.D.
  • Sow, Ahmadou
  • Fall, Abdou