JAW Koos Coetzer
Professor Koos Coetzer is currently Professor and Head of the
Department of Veterinary Tropical Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary
Science at the University of Pretoria as well as a part-time
Professor in Tropical Veterinary Medicine at Utrecht University,
the Netherlands, supporting collaborative research and postgraduate
training between the two faculties.
Some of Professor Coetzer’s honors include: Research Award of the South
African Veterinary Association for outstanding research published in scientific
journals (1982); Bill Venter Literary Award (1997); Gold Medal of the South African
Veterinary Association in recognition for outstanding scientific achievements
and promotion of veterinary science (1997); Malbrant-Feunten Award of the French
Veterinary Academy (1998); International Award from the Faculty of Veterinary
Science, Spain for the production of a video of high quality on Rift Valley fever
Professor Coetzer holds a B.VSc. (1973), B.VSc. Honours (1980) and a M.Med. Vet.
(Path) degree from the University of Pretoria.
Veterinary Tropical Diseases
University of Pretoria
Faculty of Veterinary Science
Private Bag X04
Onderstepoort, South Africa 0110
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