Michal Babják, MVDr., PhD.


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



  • +421-55-63 314 11 – 13

ORCID: 0000-0002-5564-5960

Web of Science Researcher ID: AAO-8540-2020

Scopus Author ID: 57189327301

Scientific interests

  • important parasitic diseases of livestock with a focus on experimental pharmacology
  • geographical distribution and diagnosis of parasites using quantitative coprological methods in small ruminants
  • detection of anthelmintic resistance of gastrointestinal nematodes using in vivo and in vitro methods in farm and wild ruminants
  • standardization of in vitro EHA and LDA tests for detection of resistant nematode strains from Trichostrongylidae family in sheep and goats
  • effective therapy of serious medically and economically significant parasitic infections on monitored farms
Work experience
2014-present   Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2014-present   Ph.D. study at the Institute of Parasitology of Slovak Academy of Sciences in Košice, Slovakia
2007-2013   university study at the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Slovakia; specialization – General veterinary medicine, Degree MVDr. - Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (equivalent of DVM) awarded by the University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Slovakia
2003-2007   secondary school; Secondary Veterinary School Barca, Košice, Slovakia
2015   member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology