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Rüdiger Hauck, DVM, PhD, DECPVS

Specialties and Expertise

  • Infectious diseases of poultry, Intestinal health of poultry


  • DVM, PhD, and Habilitation: Freie Universität Berlin
  • Postdoc: University of Georgia; Institute of Poultry Diseases, Freie Universität Berlin; German Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food Safety; University of California, Davis


  • Diplomate, European College of Poultry Veterinary Science (ECPVS)

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • Bayer-Snoeyenbos New Investigator Award, American Association of Avian Pathologists, 2021
  • Karl-Fritzsche Award for excellent research on infectious diseases of poultry, German Veterinary Society (DVG), 2014