Daniel Barčák, MVDr.

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  • Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Hlinkova 3, 04001 Košice, Slovakia

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Phone

  • +421-55-63 314 11 – 13

 Scientific interests  

  • taxonomy and systematics of fish parasites, especially monozoic tapeworms of the order Caryophyllidea including their morphology, ecology and phylogenetic relations
  • morphology, host spectrum, life cycle, geographical distribution and phylogeny of the genus Caryophyllaeus, common monozoic tapeworms of cyprinid fishes in Palaearctic zoogeographical region
  • study of detail superficial structures of parasites visualized by using scanning electron microscope
Work experience
2013-present Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
2012-2013 Veterinary practitioner in “MVDr. Miloš Cenek spol. s.r.o.”, Czech Republic
Education and training
2013-present Ph.D. study at the Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
2006-2012 study at the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy (UVMP), Košice, Slovakia;  graduated with a degree MVDr. (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine); specialization - General veterinary medicine
1998-2006 secondary school; The Angela Merici Grammar School, Trnava, Slovakia
Working stays abroad
March-June 2016 Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences, University of Bologna, Ozzano dell´Emilia (BO), ITALY
September-December 2015 Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture, Nord University, Bodø, NORWAY
July 2015 Biology centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Parasitology, České Budĕjovice, CZECH REPUBLIC
April-May 2015 Udon Thani Rajabhat University, Udon Thani, THAILAND
May 2014 Biology centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Parasitology, České Budĕjovice, CZECH REPUBLIC
Memberships
November 2013 - present Member of the Slovak Ichthyological Society
October 2013 - present Member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology