Qualifications 2017-12-08T18:11:10+00:00


  • Long-serving employment at Ludwig-Maximilians University (Department of Veterinary Pathology, Clinic for birds, reptiles, amphibians and ornamental fishes) as well as at University Zurich (Department of Veterinary Pathology)

  • German apprenticeship as veterinary specialist for veterinary pathology

  • Long-serving employment at Veterinary Pathology Practice, Dr. Wolf. v. Bomhard and Dr. Stefan Pfleghaar

  • Education at the European College of Veterinary Pathology (ECVP) with topic “exotics and wildlife”

  • Long-term and well-established cooperation with Prof. Helga Gerlach, a very experienced person in the field of avian, reptile and fish pathology

  • Long-term cooperation with the Department of Virology at the University Freiburg (topic: avian bornaviruses)

  • Member of the “pathology” professional association and the “ornamental-, zoo- and wild birds, reptiles, amphibians and fishes” professional association (German society of veterinary medicine, DVG) and the European Association of Fish Pathologists (EAFP)

  • Internships at the Department for Veterinary Care of Lower Vertebrates and Reptiles (EXOMED) and the zoological garden in Rome (Bioparco)

  • Numerous academic publications in international peer-reviewed journals (e.g. Journal of Veterinary Pathology and Journal of Comparative Pathology)