Dr. Valentina Ferrante


EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law

Dr Ferrante received her veterinary degree from the University of Milan, Italy, in 1988, and a PhD in Poultry and Rabbit production and hygiene from the same university in 2000. Dr Ferrante worked from the beginning of her career at the Faculty of the Veterinary Medicine University of Milan. She has authored more than 90 peer-reviewed publications (articles, abstracts and book chapters), and reviews manuscripts for a number of journals. Dr Ferrante has been chairman of the Working Group nr. 9 Poultry Production and Welfare of the WPSA from 2013 to 2017; she has been secretary of the commission on Animal Health and Welfare of the EAAP from 2015 to 2018