Speakers

Galac, Sara

Sara Galac graduated from the Veterinary Faculty in Ljubljana, Slovenia. After graduation, she moved to the Netherlands and completed an internship and residency at the Department of Clinical Sciences of Companion Animals, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Utrecht She completed her first PhD thesis about the use of a progesterone receptor antagonist during pregnancy and luteal phase in dogs at the University in Ljubljana in 2001 and her second PhD entitled “Recent developments of Cushing`s syndrome in dogs”, she successfully defended at Utrecht University in 2010. Nowadays, she is a staff member of the Department of Clinical Sciences of Companion Animals, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Utrecht, and holds a position of assistant professor in Internal medicine.
Her main interest is Endocrinology. She is involved in clinical work, teaching, and research. She leads an Oncology research group OnGo at the dept. of Clinical Sciences. Her research is greatly supported by national and international grants.
Her publication list consists of journal articles, research abstracts, and book chapters. She is a frequent speaker at international veterinary conferences and much involved in veterinary continuing education. She has been a president of the European Society of Veterinary Endocrinology (ESVE) and is an active member of the human adrenal network ENS@T, which joins the world-leading endocrinologists and serves to stimulate research in adrenal cancer.