Bronislava Víchová, RNDr., PhD.

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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 

  • molecular biology and ecology of ticks
  • molecular differential diagnostics of vector-borne pathogens of medical and veterinary importance
  • tick-host-pathogen interactions
Work experience
2010-present researcher; Department of Vector-Borne Diseases, Institute of Parasitology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS), Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2012 Qualification IIa (senior researcher)
2008-2010 PhD. degree (Doctor of Philosophy) awarded by the Faculty of Natural Science, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia
Thesis topic: Molecular epizootology of granulocytic anaplasmosis in Slovakia
2006-2008 RNDr. degree (Doctor of Natural Sciences) awarded by the Faculty of Science, University of P. J. Šafárik (UPJŠ), Košice, Slovakia
2004-2006 Mgr./MSc. degree (Master of Science) awarded by the Faculty of Natural Science, University of P. J. Šafárik (UPJŠ), Košice, Slovakia
Study field: General ecology and the ecology of individuals and populations
Thesis topic: Diversity of agents of lyme boreliosis from Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato complex in environmental conditions of Karst area, Slovakia
Relevant courses: Molecular biology, Microscopic techniques
2001-2004 Bc. degree (Bachelor of Science) awarded by the Faculty of Natural Science, University of P. J. Šafárik, Košice, Slovakia
Study field: Environmental ecology
high school; Gymnázium Opatovská 9 , Košice, Slovakia
Working stays abroad
October 2013 Department of Parasitology, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
May 2012 Institute of Parasitology, Biology Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, České Budějovice, CZECH REPUBLIC
Memberships
February 2013- present Member of the Scientific Council of the Institute of Parasitology SAS, Košice, Slovakia
2015-present Member of the Revision Comittee of the Slovak Society of Parasitology