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Marilena Bolcato

Junior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences

Academic discipline: VET/08 Veterinary Clinical Medicine

Curriculum vitae

BIOGRAPHICAL DATA

Place and date of birth

Thessaloniki (Greece), 10/13/1984

Citizenship

Italian

Marital status

maiden

CURRICULUM STUDIORUM

Year 2003

High school diploma at the "Giacomo Zanella" State High School in Schio, Vicenza.

Year 2011

Master's Degree in Veterinary Medicine - Class 47 / S at the Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, with a thesis entitled "Bovine Besnoitiosis: an emerging disease" (Supervisor Prof. Arcangelo Gentile).

Year 2012

Qualification to practice as a veterinarian.

Year 2013

Registration in the Vicenza Veterinary Surgeons Register with number 540.

Year 2015

Title of "Evaluator for the welfare and biosecurity of dairy cattle (raised in free housing)" issued by the "National Reference Center for Animal Welfare", Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute of Lombardy and Emilia Romagna. Title of "Evaluator for the well-being and biosecurity of dairy cattle (bred with fixed housing)" issued by the "National Reference Center for Animal Welfare", Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute of Lombardy and Emilia Romagna.

Year 2017

PhD in "Veterinary Sciences", Clinical Sciences curriculum, S.S.D. VET / 08, 29th cycle, with final dissertation entitled "Genetic diseases of bovine".

POST GRADUATE RESEARCH AND TRAINING ACTIVITIES

From 2012 to present

Participation in the following national and international congresses and seminars:

27th World Buiatrics Congress, Lisbon - Portugal, 17-23 July 2012;

45th SIB National Congress, Piacenza, 18-20 April 2013;

SIB Buiatric Days - The future of breeding is in the vitellaia, Parma, 28/02/2014; SIB Women's Days - The mineral disorders of the dairy cow, Piacenza, 18/06/2014;

SIB Buiatric Days - The clinical biochemistry of the dairy cow, Parma, 01/28/2015;

Training course for "Evaluator for the welfare and biosecurity of dairy cattle (raised and free stabling)", Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute of Lombardy and Emilia Romagna, 17-18 March 2015;

SIB Buiatric Days - Abdominal surgery of dairy cows, Pegognaga (MN), 04/15/2015;

Theoretical course (4 hours) and practical (20 hours) of bovine podiatry, Oberschleißheim, Germany, 09-12 / 11/2015;

8. Leipziger Tierärztekongress, Leipzig, Germany, 18-20 / 01/2016; Training courses in "Abdominal surgery in cattle", "South world camelids" and "Toe surgery in cattle", Leipzig, Germany, 14 and 17/01/2016;

29th Congress of the World Association for Buiatrics, Dublin, Ireland, 03-08 June 2016;

Training course "Antibiotic resistance: an opportunity for the profession" organized by the Order of MM. VV. of Padua, Legnaro (PD), 26/11/2016;

Primera Jornada Argentina de Buiatria, Esperanza - Santa Fe, Argentina, 19-20 / 10/2017; 49th SIB National Congress, Parma, 23-24 November 2017; 50th SIB National Congress, Bologna, 10-13 October 2018.

Year 2012

Intership at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna;

Volunteer in Tanzania (August - September 2012) for "SIVtro-VSF" (Italian Society of Veterinary and Tropical Animal Husbandry for International Cooperation - Veterinarians Without Borders Italy), in the context of the solidarity initiative "A glass of milk for children of Hanga ";

Internship (November - December 2012) at the Klinik für Wiederkäuer mit Ambulanz und Bestandsbetreuung, Ludwig Maximilians Universität of Munich, Germany.

Year 2013

Scholarship holder (1 April - 30 November 2013) as part of the research project entitled "Bovine Clinic" at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna.  

From 2014 to 2016

PhD student in Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna. The doctorate was divided into the following activities: study of spontaneous clinical case studies relating to DIMEVET;  study of specific and / or related problems of boring interest in the research activity of which the Tutor, Prof. Arcangelo Gentile, was responsible; collection and storage of iconographic and biological material useful for educational and / or publicist purposes of clinical cases; didactic and practical activity in the curricular internship "Large animals" already "Management of the income animal" and in the exercises of the courses of "Clinical veterinary methodology", "Semeiotics and medical pathology of farm animals" and "Clinic and therapy of farm animals".

Training course (17-18 March 2015) for evaluators / trainers for animal welfare and biosecurity of dairy cattle (raised and free stabling).

PhD Externship (October - December 2015) at the Klinik für Wiederkäuer mit Ambulanz und Bestandsbetreuung, Ludwig Maximilians Universität of Munich, Germany, under the supervision of Prof. Gabriela Knubben-Schweizer;

PhD Externship (January - February 2016) at the Klinik für innere Krankheiten der Pferde, Wiederkäuer und Schweine, Universität Leipzig, Medizinische Tierklinik, Veterinärmedizinische Fakultät in Leipzig, Germany, under the supervision of Prof. Alexander Starke;

Summer School (4 - 13 September 2016) of the Global Challenges University Alliance in "Reducing antibiotic resistance in livestock farming" at the Universität für Bodenkultur in Vienna, Austria.

Year 2017

PhD Candidate (February - March 2017) at the Section for Veterinary Reproduction and Obstetrics, Department of Large Animal Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, under the supervision of Prof. Jørgen Steen Agerholm.

PhD Scholar (September - October 2017) at the Hospital de Salud Animal - Area Grandees Animales, Faculty Veterinary Sciences, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Esperanza, Santa Fe, Argentina, under the supervision of Prof. Martin Allassia.

Year 2018

Intership (November 2017 - May 2018), at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna.

Scholarship holder (November 2018 - April 2019), as part of the research project entitled "Bovine Clinic" at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna.

SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATIONS

Prof. Gabriela Knubben-Schweizer, Prof. Günter Rademacher and Dr. Nicole Gollnik: Klinik für Wiederkäuer mit Ambulanz und Bestandsbetreuung - Tierärztlichen Fakultät, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität of Munich, Germany;

Prof. Cord Drögemüller: Institut für Genetik - Vetsuisse-Fakultät di Berna, Svizzera;

Dr. Leonardo Murgiano: Section of Ophthalmology, Department of Clinical Sciences & Advanced Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, USA;

Dr. Gereon Schares: Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Bundesforschungsinstitut für Tiergesundheit, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health di Riems, Germany;

Dr. S.J. Afsah Hejri: Department of Large Animal Internal Medicine - School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Shiraz, Iran;

Prof. Martin Allassia: Hospital de Salud Animal – Área Grandes Animales, Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Esperanza, Santa Fe, Argentina;

Prof. Blagoje Dimitrijevic: Ruminant and Swine Clinic - Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia.

CULTURAL AND SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

From 2013 to present

Active member of the "Società Italiana di Buiatria";

From 2014 to present

Active member of the Association of social promotion called "Circolo ACLI - VET FOR AFRICA";

From 2017 to present

Founding Member of the "Argentine Society of Buiatrics".