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.