Speakers

Kröger, Susan

WORK EXPERIENCE
Since 03/2017: Nutrition Consultation Service for dogs and cats in Berlin, Germany (self-employed) “Tierärztliche Ernährungsberatung Dr. Susan Kröger”

05/2008 – 02/2017:
- Post-doctoral Researcher (Institute of Animal Nutrition, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany);
- Head of the Nutrition Consultation Service for Companion and Farm Animals
- Cooperation and collaboration of several research projects focused on dog nutrition (e.g. digestibility trials, colon simulation technique, Cositec) and digestive physiology in pigs (e.g. Ussing chamber)
- Teaching (lectures and seminars) in the fields of Animal Nutrition, Nutritional Physiology and Feed Science

MAJOR RESEARCH INTERESTS
- Protein and fibre sources in dog nutrition
- Feed additives
- Digestive physiology

EDUCATION
Since 04/2014: Specialist of Animal Nutrition and Dietetics
10/2005 – 07/2009: Doctoral Thesis
Institute of Animal Nutrition, Freie Universität Berlin
“Investigation on the formation of vitamin K2 by the canine intestinal microbiota.”
02/2005 – 10/2005: Internship in Veterinary Small Animal Cardiology Specialist Practice, Associate Professor Dr. med. vet. Marianne Skrodzki, Berlin

Since 12/2004: Degree in Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin
10/2001 – 12/2004: Studies in Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin
04/2001 – 10/2001: Studies in Veterinary Medicine, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Foundation, Germany
09/1998 – 12/2000 Studies of Veterinary Medicine, Szent István University, Budapest, Hungary