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Welcome to the Institute of Parasitology at the Vetmeduni Vienna!

The Institute of Parasitology is part of the Department of Pathobiology at the Vetmeduni Vienna.



The Institute of Parasitology offers courses in Veterinary Medicine, Biotechnology and Biomediciner, Equine Sciences and related fields. Details are described in the currciular catalogue.



Our research addresses questions in applied and basic veterinary parasitology, including the transfer of technologies and knowledge.

Our research has several foci:

  • Epidemiology of parasites, especially zoonoses, of doemstic and wild animals
  • Improvement of diagnostic tests
  • Development of control strategies and test models in veterinary parasitology research
  • Basic research on parasite biology and host- parasite interactions



We offer services in the following fields:

  • Parasitologcal examinations (a detailed list see is available online 4).
  • Consultations in clinical parasitology.
  • Clinical trials (services) in veterinary parasitology
  • Development of concepts and strategies for diagnostics and control of animal parasites
  • Development of test models for parasitices and disinfectants

These services are available to institutions of the Vetmeduni, public and private uses, veterinarians, animal owners and the private industry.





Univ.-Prof. Anja Joachim Dipl. EVPC
T +43 1 25077-2200
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Amtsrätin Gertrude Wenzl

T +43 1 25077-2201

F +43 1 25077-2290

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Contact for diagnostic services

Michaela Ofner

  • T +43(0)1/25077-2222 or 2221
  • T +43(0)1/25077-6914

E-Mail to Michaela Ofner


Internships and practicals at the Institute of Parasitology

All informations fur students and internships at the Institute can be found here  5(scroll to the bottom).