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UCD School of Veterinary Medicine

Scoil an Leighis Tréidliachta UCD

Dr Theo De Waal BVSc, PhD.

Research Interests:

Epidemiolgoy and control of apicomplexan parasites
Diagnostic methods of protozoal infection - microscopy, serology, molecular techniques.
Anthelmintic resistance - detection methods, developing alternative methods of detection & alternative control strategies



Research Projects:

Sponsor : EC Framework
Title : (PARAVAC) Vaccines against helminth infections
Start Date / End Date : 01-APR-11 / 31-MAR-15
Sponsor : Enterprise Ireland (EI)
Title : Management and control of increased livestock helminths parasite infection risks due to global changes (KBBE.2011.1.3-04) - Workshop II - Belgium - 17-19 October 2010
Start Date / End Date : 01-OCT-10 / 31-DEC-10
Sponsor : Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Title : Towards a Cryptosporidium Monitoring Protocol
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-10 / 30-NOV-12
Sponsor : Enterprise Ireland (EI)
Title : Management and control of increased livestock helminths parasite infection risks due to global changes (KBBE.2011.1.3-04) - Workshop - Belgium - 5-6 July 2010
Start Date / End Date : 01-JUL-10 / 31-JUL-10
Sponsor : Teagasc
Title : Anthelmintic resistance and gastrointestinal parasite control practices in sheep in Ireland
Start Date / End Date : 01-SEP-03 / 30-JUN-09
Sponsor : University College Dublin (UCD)
Title : Efficacy of four fasciolicides against a natural acquired Fasciola hepatica infection in a hill sheep research farm , Ireland
Start Date / End Date : 03-AUG-09 / 31-JAN-11