Dana Zubriková, MVDr., PhD.

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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 

  • ecology and epidemiology of ticks and tick-borne diseases, with emphasis on study of Borrelia and tick-borne encephalitis virus
  • study of host - pathogen interactions (between various serotypes of Borrelia and host complement system of selected vertebrates)
Work experience
2014-present   senior researcher; Institute of Parasitology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS), Košice, Slovakia
2006-2014   researcher; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
2002-2006   Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2014   Qualification IIa (senior research worker)
2006   Ph.D. degree awarded by University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Komenského 73, 04001 Košice
2002 - 2006   Ph.D. study at the Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia/ study programme: Parasitology
2002   Degree DVM. (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) awarded by the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Komenského 73, 04001 Košice
1996-2002   University study at University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Komenského 73, 04001 Košice; study programme: General veterinary medicine
Working stays abroad    
10/2009 - 9/2011   Post-doctoral research stay at the Institut für Vergleichende Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
09-10/2007   DAAD fellowship, Institute of Parasitology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Germany
11/2007   University of Teramo, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Italy
02-04/2001   Erasmus-Socrates Fellowship, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Gent University, Belgium
Memberships
2002 - present   Member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology
Prizes and awards
2006   3nd place; awarded by the Slovak Society for Parasitology in the Young Researcher Publication Competition
2008   1st place; awarded by the the Slovak Academy of Agricultural Sciences in the Young Researcher Publication Competition