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    Dr Luca Guardabassi


    Location: Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen

    Biography Guardabassi (DVM, PhD, ECVPH diplomate) is professor at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen. He is an internationally recognized One Health microbiologist specialized in antimicrobial resistance with over 160 peer-reviewed publications. His research ranges from epidemiological and clinical studies on antimicrobial resistance problems in veterinary settings to discovery of innovative antimicrobial therapies and diagnostic tests. He is a pioneer of antimicrobial stewardship in veterinary medicine. As part of his honorary office, he also chairs the ESCMID Study Group for Veterinary Microbiology (ESGVM), and participates in various national and international working groups dedicated to development of antimicrobial guidelines (ISCAID) and to standardization of antimicrobial susceptibility testing (EUCAST).

    Website: Biography of Luca Guardabassi

    Bio PDF: ~/WSAVA/media/Documents/General%20PDFs/Luca-Guardabassi_CV-(2018)_3.pdf?ext=.pdf


    One Health Committee(OHC): Member
    Therapeutics Guideline Group(TGG): Chairperson