Alexander German

Qualifications:

BVSc, PhD, CertSAM, DipECVIM, SFHEA, MRCVS

RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Medicine
EBVS European Veterinary Specialist in Internal Medicine- Companion Animals

Speciality:

Small Animal Medicine

Current Post:

Royal Canin Professor of Small Animal Medicine

Region:

All of England, All of UK, North West

Clinical Profile

Alex German holds the position of Royal Canin Reader in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Liverpool. He is a 1994 graduate of the University of Bristol and, after spending two years in mixed practice, returned to Bristol to undertake a PhD in mucosal immunology, and then a residency in small animal internal medicine. He is a Diplomat of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and also a Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Recognised Specialist in Internal Medicine. His clinical and research interests include comparative obesity biology, ageing, preventing chronic disease, gastroenterology, and evidence-based veterinary medicine.

Research

Treatment and prevention of obesity in dogs and cats; evidence-based veterinary medicine; gastroenterology; internal medicine