Astrid B.M.Rijkenhuizen, Prof. Dr., Dipl ECVS

 

Personal information

Date, place of birth, marital status
11 maart 1956, Amsterdam (NL),  married

Profession

1980
Qualified in Veterinary Medicine State University of Utrecht / summa cum laude
1980
Veterinarian at the Department of Surgery and Large Animal Surgery
1985 - current 
Orthopaedic surgeon for companion animals at the Dierenkliniek Duurstede
1986
Assistant Professorat  the Department of Surgery and Large Animal Surgery, University of Utrecht
1988
Assistant Professor permanent position at the Department of Surgery and Large Animal Surgery, University of Utrecht
1989
PhD The arterial supply of the navicular bone
1990
Dutch Specialist Equine Surgery
1993
European Specialist Surgery: Diplomate ECVS
Seniorkwalification Education
Seniorkwalification Research
1993-1999
Associate Professor Researcher/Veterinarian/Teacher at the Department of Surgery and Large animal surgery. Professionally responsible for the veterinarians, farriers, technicians, administrative personnel.
1999-2012
Associate Professor (research / education/ Patientcare) Department of Equine Sciences, i.e. Patient coordinator of the equine Clinic (Internal Medicine, Gynaecology, Anaesthesiology, Surgery), Chef de Clinique Orthopaedic and Ambulant Clinic
2008-2010
Full Pofessor Equine Surgery at the University of Veterinary Medicine
Vienna, Austria   
2010
Free lance surgeon and equine consultant
since 2011
Consultant/Programm coordinator at Tierklinik Hochhmoor (D)


Special interest
Orthopaedic surgery
Soft tissue surgery
Arthroscopy
Laparoscopy
Vesselsurgery.