Viktória Čabanová, RNDr.

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

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  • +421-55-63 314 11 – 13

 Scientific interests  

  • epidemiology, ecology and diagnostics of newly emerging, zoonotic and vector-borne parasitic diseases of dogs and wild carnivores with focus on angiostrongylosis, crenosomosis and dirofilariosis
  • ecology and biology of Angiostrongylus vasorum and Dirofilaria spp. vectors
Work experience
2014-present Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2012-2014 University study at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia; Degree Mgr. (equivalent of MSc.) awarded by the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University; specialization – Zoology
2009-2012 University study at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia; Degree Bc. (equivalent of BSc.) awarded by the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University; specialization – Systematic biology
2001-2009 secondary grammar school; Gymnázium Boženy Slančíkovej-Timravy, Lučenec, Slovakia, specialization - Biology and chemistry
Working stays abroad
April 2015 Short Term Scientific Mission, EurNegVec COST Action
topic: Mosquitoes and mosquito-borne parasitic diseases (Dirofilaria), molecular epidemiology, phylogenetics
host: Dr. Hans-Peter Führer, Department for Pathobiology, Institute of Parasitology, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria
Memberships
April 2014 - present Member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology
Prizes and awards
2016 Slovak Society for Parasitology Award for the best PhD. student´s publication
2015 Student Competition Award in Seminár doktorandov venovaný pamiatke akademika Boďu X. ročník