Unione Italiana Società Veterinarie

Erika Bersan

DVM, Dipl. ECVN, FHEA, MRCVS

September 2020-present Neurology and neurosurgery senior clinician at Clinica Veterinaria Malpensa- AniCura, Gallarate (Italy);
Responsabile scientifico Unità Operativa di Neurologia e Neurochirurgia
December 2019-June 2020 Neurology and neurosurgery consultant at Diagnostica piccoli animali, Clinica Veterinaria Pedrani,
Zugliano (Italy) (maternity cover)
June 2019 Fellow of the Higher Education Academy award (FHEA)
September 2018- present Start PhD programme (part-time) on advanced imaging techniques in seizuring canine patients at the
University of Liverpool
November 2018- 2020 Senior Lecturer in Neurology and Neurosurgery at the Small Animal
Teaching Hospital, Liverpool University.
November 2015- 2018 Lecturer in Neurology and Neurosurgery at the Small Animal Teaching
Hospital, Liverpool University
October 2018 Dip ECVN, European specialist in Veterinary Neurology, awarded on 28th October 2018
September 2014- October 2015 Lecturer in Neurology and Neurosurgery at the Small Animal Teaching Hospital, Liverpool
University (Maternity cover)
September 2011- September 2014 Residency in Neurology and Neurosurgery at the Small Animal Teaching Hospital, Liverpool
University; Supervisor: Rita Gonçalves DVM, MRCVS, Dipl ECVN, Head of the Neurology & Neurosurgery service and Senior
Lecturer of Neurology and Neurosurgery
July 2010- September 2011 Internship in Neurology and Neurosurgery at the Animal Health Trust, Kentford, Newmarket (UK);
Supervisor: Dr Luisa De Risio DVM, MRCVS, PhD, Dipl ECVN, Head of the Neurology & Neurosurgery service Academic Year
2008-2009 Internship at the Clinical Department (Neurology) at the University of Bologna, Italy; Supervisor: Dr G. Gandini DVM,
PhD, Dipl.ECVN, Head of the Neurology service and associate professor at the Department of Veterinary Medical Sciences
February 2008 Registered in the Roll of the Veterinarians (Registration number VR719)
February 2007 - October 2009 Specialist Orthopaedic Referral Centre Verona, Italy Primary clinician and surgical assistant
(orthopaedic surgery)
September 2006 - January 2007 Internship in a specialist Equine Referral Centre, Verona, Italy
June 2006 Qualified to practice the profession at the University of Parma
May 2006 Master degree in Veterinary Medicine, University of Parma, Italy Final mark: 110/110