Miroslava Vargová, MVDr.


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



  • +421-55-633 14 11 – 13

ORCID: 0000-0003-4883-8753

Scientific interests

  • host-parasite interactions, host defence mechanisms and immunopathological impact of parasitic infection
  • study of pathogenesis and changes in immunocompetent cell types and their cytokine production in parasitic zoonoses after immunomodulation and treatment
Work experience
2018 - present   Ph.D. student; Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia
University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy in Košice, Slovakia
Education and training
2010 - 2017   University of veterinary medicine and pharmacy in Košice, Degree D.V.M. (MVDr.) awarded University of Veterinary Medicine, Košice, Slovakia
2006-2010   Secondary grammar school - Gymnázium  Poštová 9, Košice, Slovakia
Working stays abroad
March 2020 - March 2021   The Schulich School of Medicine  Dentistry, University of Western Ontario – Department of Microbiology & Immunology, London, ON, Canada
September 2018   Short Term Scientific Mission, Euro-FBP Training schol COST Action, Topic: Molecular Methods used for Foodborne Parasites Diagnostics in Different Matrices, organized at the University of Latvia in Riga, Latvia
May 2018   Summer school of zoonozes, organized at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of veterinary medicine – University centre in Dubrovnik, Croatia
2018 - present   Member of the Slovak Society of Parasitology