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Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin

Time Magazine named Temple as one of the 100 most influential people. 
World top consultant and speaker when in comes to talk about behavior of Cattle 
Designer of livestock handling facilities  
Professor at Colorado State University.  
Facilities she has designed are located in the United States, Canada, Europe, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and other countries. 
In North America, almost half of the cattle are handled in a center track restrainer system that she designed for meat plants.  
Curved chute and race systems she has designed for cattle are used worldwide and her writings on the flight zone and other principles of grazing animal behavior have helped many people to reduce stress on their animals during handling.  
She has also developed an objective scoring system for assessing handling of cattle and pigs at meat plants. This scoring system is being used by many large corporations to improve animal welfare.  
Bachelor of the Arts at Franklin Pierce College  
M.S. in Animal Science at Arizona State University.  
Ph.D in Animal Science from the University of Illinois in 1989. Today she teaches courses on livestock behaviour and facility design at Colorado State University and consults with the livestock industry on facility design, livestock handling, and animal welfare.  
She appear in television shows such as 20/20, 48 Hours, CNN Larry King Live, PrimeTime Live, 60 Minutes, the Today Show, and many shows in other countries. She has been featured in People Magazine, the New York Times, Forbes, U.S. News and World Report, Time Magazine, the New York Times book review, and Discover magazine. Interviews with Dr. Grandin have been broadcast on National Public Radio and she has a 2010 TED Lecture titled "The World Needs ALL Kinds of Minds."  
She has also authored over 400 articles in both scientific journals and livestock periodicals on animal handling, welfare, and facility design.  
Author of "Thinking in Pictures", "Livestock Handling and Transport," "Genetics and the Behavior of Domestic Animals," and "Humane Livestock Handling."  
New York Times best-selling author.  
Canadian best-selling author. 
HBO movie titled "Temple Grandin, staring Claire Danes," which won seven Emmy awards and a Golden Globe.  
Meritorious award from the OIE World Organization for Animal Health in Paris, for her work on developing animal welfare guidelines.  
Belongs to American Academy of Arts and Sciences.  

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