Summer School of Veterinary Endocrinology 2016

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Luca Ferasin

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Dr Ferasin graduated with honours in 1992 from Bologna University. After 3y research in endocrinology in Cambridge he was awarded his PhD in 1996. Following 3y as Assistant Professor at Padua University, he moved to Bristol University, where he taught cardio-respiratory medicine of the dog and cat for 7 years. In 2005-2007 was Associate Professor in Cardiology at the University of Minnesota.


Between 2008 and 2014 he run his own cardiology consultancy company, comprising a mix of private clinical referral work, telemedicine and post-graduate teaching. In March 2014 he joined CVS Referrals and he is currently Clinical Director of Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists, in Hampshire, UK.


He obtained RCVS certificate in cardiology in 2001, certificate in Teaching&Learning in Higher Education in 2002, ECVIM diploma (cardiology) in 2004 and certificate in Business&Professional Studies in 2011.


He has vastly contributed to the veterinary literature with articles, abstracts, and book chapters and he has been an invited speaker at several National and International veterinary conferences.