Porcine Medicine, Porcine Herd Health Management, Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV), Porcine Circovirus Associated Diseases (PCVAD), Porcine Respiratory Disease Complex (PRDC), Reproductive diseases in sows and boars, Welfare and production, Alternatives to antibiotics, Zoonoses
Dr Vasileios Papatsiros He finished his degree (2001) and PhD studies (2006) in Veterinary Medicine at the School of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). He received extra training at the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover-Foundation TiHo (Germany) and in many international seminars. He has worked as a researcher in projects, as a freelance swine expert veterinarian and veterinary officer in the Directorate General of Veterinary Services of Greek Ministry of Rural Development and Food. Since 2011, he is working as academic staff in Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Thessaly (Greece) and nowdays he is an Associate Professor.
He is author of two books for porcine medicine (in Greek), two chapters in books of veterinary medicine (in English) and co-author in 2 other chapters (in English). He has published as author and co-author more than 145 peer-reviewed papers in journals and proceedings of international congresses. He is principle investigator in 13 research projects, and he has participated as co-investigator in 20 (2 EU funded and 31 funded from private sector).
He is a founded member of ‘’Hellenic Society of Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Diagnosis and Therapy’’, active member of various scientific expert teams (EAPHM National expert team for ASF surveillance program) and evaluator/reviewer of EU research projects and journals.