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Zerai Woldehiwet, DVM, PhD, DipAgric

Specialties and Expertise

  • Clinical microbiology; Immunology; Infectious diseases


  • DVM: Aristotle University, Greece
  • PhD: University of Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Diploma in Agriculture: Jimma Agricultural Technical School, Ethiopia

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • Woldehiwet Z. The natural history of Anaplasma phagocytophilum. Vet Parasitol. 2010;167(2-4):108-122.
  • Woldehiwet Z. Immune evasion and immunosuppression of Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causative agent of tick-borne fever of ruminants and human granulocytic anaplasmosis. Vet J. 2008;175(1):37-44.
  • Woldehiwet Z. Clinical laboratory advances in the detection of rabies virus. Clin Chim Acta. 2005;351(1-2):49-63.
  • Woldehiwet Z. Q fever (coxiellosis): epidemiology and pathogenesis. Res Vet Sci. 2004;77(2):93-100.