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Teodor Wikerhauser

Teodor Wikerhauser, Fellow of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts

Date of birth:

  • 08/28/1922

Place of birth:

  • Zemun

Academic titles:

  • Fellow of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • Professor doctor of sciences

Institutions:

  • Professor (retired) - Veterinary faculty University in Zagreb

Membership in Academy:

  • Full member - The Department of Medical Sciences (07/24/1991 - ...)
  • Extraordinary member - The Department of Medical Sciences (06/09/1983 - 07/24/1991)
  • Associate member - The Department of Medical Sciences (06/06/1975 - 06/09/1983)

Date and place of birth

1922, Zemun, former SFRJ

Education

Veterinary faculty in Zagreb, Croatia and Bern, Switzerlandcolor

Employements

Laboratories de Leysin, Leysin, Switzerland, 1951-1953, Veterinary Faculty, University of Zagreb 1954-1987, FAO-Expert at the Federal Veterinary Research Laboratory in Vom, Nigeria, 2 missions of 6 months, 1962/63 and 1965/66.

Scientific and educational professions

University professor

MEMBERSHIP AT SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

Member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, former Yugoslav Academy of Sciences and Arts

AWARDS

Republican Award for Scientific Work “Ruđer Bošković” 1987. and State Award for Science for Lifetime Achievements 1998.

Scientific and professional meetings

Chairmanship

International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA III), München, 1974.
International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA IV), Warszawa, 1978.

Invited speaker.

Symposium on Cysticercosis, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Ciudad de Mexico, 1981.
Trichinellosis, Echinococcosis, Univ. de Lisboa, Portugal, 1981.

Participation

  • First International Congress of Parasitology, Roma, Italy, 1964.
  • IX Zjad Polskiego Towarzystwa Parazytologicznego, Katowice, Polska, 1967.
  • International Liver Fluke Conference, Warszawa, Polska, 1968.
  • XVII Cogres Mondial Veterinaire, Paris, France, 1968.
  • Second International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA II), Washington, D.C., U.S.A., 1970.
  • Premier Multicolloque europeen de parasitologie, Rennes, France, 1971.
  • Conferinta nationala de parazitologie, Bucuresti, Romania, 1972
  • Workshop Held at Veterinary School of University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, 1973.
  • Third International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA III), München, Germany, 1974.
  • Second European Multicolloquy of Parasitology, Trogir, SFRJ, 1975.
  • Eight International Conference of the World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology (WAAVP), Sydney, Australia, 1977.
  • Fourth International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA IV), Warszawa, Polska, 1978.
  • Third European Multicolloquy of Parasitology, Cambridge,U.K, 1978.
  • Fourth European Multicolloquy of Parasitology, Granada, Spain, 1981.
  • International Colloquium on Helminth Zoonoses, Antwerpen, Belgium, 1986.
  • Sixth International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA VI), Brisbane, Australia, 1986.
  • Peti Jugoslavenski simpozijum “Male životinje i čovek u zajedničkom ambijentu”, Beograd, SFRJ, 1987.
  • Kongres Hrvatskih biologa, Mali Lošinj, SFRJ, 1989.
  • Second FAO/IAEA Research Coordination Meeting on the Use of Irradiation to Control Infectivity of Food-Borne Parasites, Pattaya, Thailand, 1989.
  • Final FAO/IAEA Research Co-ordination Meeting on the Use of Irradiation to Control Infectivity of Food-Borne Parasites, Mexico City, Mexico, 1991.
  • Biomed, Workshop “Toxoplasma gondii Research in Europe”, Wien, Austria, 1994.
  • Seminar on Dectomax, Organized by Pfizer, Teheran, Iran, 1998.

Scientific projects

  • “Vaccination of Bovines against Cysticercosis”, UN Department of Agriculture, 1971-1974.
  • “Irradiation of Food to Control Infectivity of Toxoplasms”, International Atomic Energy Agency, 1987-1991.

Educational activity

Lectures

Parazitologija i parazitarne bolesti, Veterinarski fakultet, Zagreb, 1954-1987.
Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases.
Tropske parazitarne bolesti, Veterinarski fakultet, Zagreb, 1968-1989.

International missions

Istraživanje parazitoza i nastava iz parazitologije u Federalnom veterinarskom istraživačkom laboratoriju u Vomu (Nigerija), 1962/63 i 1965/66, kao ekspert FAO-a.
Research and Teaching of Parasitology at the Federal Veterinary Research Laboratory in Vom (Nigeria), as FAO Expert in 1962/63 and 1965/66.

Theses advising

Mentor u 5 doktorskih i 3 magistarske teze.
Adviser in 5 Ph.D. and 3 M.A. Theses.

Publication editing

Urednik časopisa “Acta parasitologica iugoslavica”, 1969-1980.
Editor of the “Acta parasitologica iugoslavica”,

Conference

Ionizacijsko zračenje, alternativni postupak u borbi protiv nekih parazita, uzročnika zoonoza. HAZU, Zagreb, 16.11.1993.
Irradiation, an Alternative Method for the Control of Some Zoonotic Parasites.