Professor Green is an epidemiologist specialising in animal health and its wider impacts. She is a Pro Vice Chancellor and Head of the College of Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Birmingham. Her research has addressed a number of issues with a direct policy impact including the role of cattle in persistence of bovine tuberculosis, the relationship between somatic cell counts and mastitis in dairy cattle, and the link between prompt treatment and minimising lameness in sheep. She is a Member of BBSRC Council and Chair of the BBSRC Agriculture and Food Security Advisory Panel. Professor Green was honoured with an OBE in 2017 for services to the health and welfare of farmed livestock.