Dr. Anna Kasprzyk studied Zootechnics at the University of Life Sciences in Lublin and graduated as MSc. in 1996. She received PhD degree in 2000 at the same institution. Dr. Anna Kasprzyk is currently working as Assistant Professor at the Department of Animal Breeding and Agricultural Advisory, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland. Dr. Kasprzyk research interests span improvement of the health, welfare performance of livestock animals and the quality and safety of meat. She is in the reviewer board of Animals. Dr Kasprzyk is the Guest Editor of a special issue “Research Progress in Pig Genetics, Breeding and Reproduction” in Agriculture.