Foto Prof. Dr. Andrea Ladinig

Prof. Dr. Andrea Ladinig

Klinik für Schweine Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien

Research focus:

Infectious diseases in pigs, special emphasis on porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) Research interests: Infectious diseases of pigs, porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV), immune responses of pigs

Education:

Jan 2017:
Defence of Habilitation Thesis “Pathogenesis and immune response in the reproductive form of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infection”

April 2016:
Exam to become Diplomate of the European College of Porcine Health Management

2005 – 2008:
Doctoral thesis, Institute of Pathology and Forensic Veterinary Medicine in cooperation with Clinic for Swine, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria. Thesis title: “Comparative evaluation of different methods for the diagnosis of Lawsonia intracellularis infections in pigs with emphasis on cases without characteristic lesions”

1999 – 2005:
Study of Veterinary Medicine, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria

Employment:

Aug 2017 – present:
Full Professor for Swine medicine at the University Clinic for Swine, Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary Public Health, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna

Nov 2014 – Jul 2017:
Assistant Professor at the University Clinic for Swine, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna

Sep 2011 – Oct 2014:
Postdoctoral fellow, University of Saskatchewan, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

2005 – 2011:
Scientific Assistant at the Clinic for Swine, Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary Public Health, Vetmeduni Vienna