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Arcangelo Gentile

Full Professor

Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences

Academic discipline: VET/08 Veterinary Clinical Medicine

Curriculum vitae

CURRENT POSITION: Full professor of Large Animal Internal Medicine at the School of Agriculture and Veterinay Medicine of the University of Bologna , Via Tolara di Sopra, 50 – 40064 Ozzano dell’Emilia (BO) - Tel. 0039 051 2097306 - Fax 0039 051 2097593




BORN in Bologna – Italy (02.09.1961)

DEGREE in Veterinary Medicine "summa cum laude" (year 1986)

AWARD assigned by the University of Bologna during the university period:
- Prize "Lanfranchi prof. Alessandro" (1985/86);
- Prize "Angelo Bonvicini" (1985/87);
- Prize "Prof. Albino Messieri" (1985/86).

VETERINARY OFFICER of the italian Military Veterinary Corps (lieutenant, from 1987 to 1988).

ASSISTANT LECTURER at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Bologna (June 1990 - October 1998).

TEMPORARY PROFESSOR at the Veterinary Faculty of Teramo from 1993 to 1998.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Bologna (November 1998 - September 2005).

FULL PROFESSOR of bovine internal medicine at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Bologna[1] [#_ftn1] as from October 2005

MEMBER of the board of the European College of Bovine Health Management (ECBHM ) from 2003 to 2015.

PRESIDENT of the European College of Bovine Health Management (ECBHM )(Period 2012-2013) .

MEMBER of the Committee of the WAB (World Association for Buiatrics) since 2008.

PRESIDENT of the World Association for Buiatrics for the period 2022-2026

MEMBER of the Advisory Board of the Agency for Quality Assurance in the Galician University System (ACSUG) from 2009 to 2015

MEMBER of the experts of the EAEVE (European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education) in the area of expertise: clinical sciences – Large Animals

In the expert team at the following EAEVE visits:

  • Elazig
  • Wroklaw
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Kars

EBVS italian Representatives since 2014 to 2016

CHAIRMAN of the VETCEE subcommittee for the drafting of VETCEE accredited programs in “Bovine Health and Production” (2015)

COORDINATOR of the PhD programs at the Veterinary School of Bologna since 2016


  • Prof. Klee, dott. Rademacher, dott Gollnick, Dott. Mueller: Clinic for ruminants, University of Munich, Germany
  • Prof. Franz: Clinic for ruminant, University of Vienna, Austria ,
  • Prof. Leeb, prof. Droegemueller: Institute for Genetics, University of Bern, Switzerland
  • Dott. Schares: Institut für Epidemiologie, Bundesforschungsinstitut für Tiergesundheit, Germany,


  • Diseases of calves
  • Genetic diseases of cattle
  • Neurologic diseases of calves
  • Bovine Besnoitiosis


  • Piano music,
  • Africa,
  • gardening,
  • photos


  • Since 2003 coordinator of a project in Tanzania "A glass of milk for the children of Hanga", a solidarity project developed in collaboration with the students of the veterinary faculty in Bologna and the italian group of "Veterinaires Sans Frontieres".
  • 2005-2006: veterinary-teaching support at the Agro-Technical School of Hagaz, in Eritrea.

[1] [#_ftnref1] As from 2012 the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine joined the Faculty of Agriculture merging in the School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine of the University of Bologna

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