Federation of Veterinarians of Europe

3 questions for Nikolaus Kriz about Lumpy Skin Disease

Thursday, 22 March 2018

On 19 Feb 2018 EFSA published a report on the update on the occurrence of Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) and the effectiveness of vaccination. It analyses the risk factors for its spread in south-eastern Europe. The report is based on data collected by affected

Mr. Nikolaus Kriz is a veterinary surgeon who graduated in veterinary medicine in Austria. He has 25 years of professional experience in 4 continents in general practice; he has worked in regulatory bodies in both animal health and food safety area, mainly in the field of infectious diseases and veterinary medicines with a particular emphasis on vaccines and innovative products. He is Head of Unit for animal and plant health at EFSA since 1 January 2017.

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