Dr Charlie El-Hage is Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Medicine and Surgery. After decades in large animal practice Charlie returned to the University of Melbourne Equine Centre where he worked as a clinician for three years then later as a lecturer whilst completing his PhD.
Charlie has a range of equine interests including virology, immunology, toxicology endocrinology, parasitology and theriogenology. He is currently researching infectious conditions of horses and immunological responses. In 2016 he completed a PhD exploring the Virological and immunological consequences of the 2007 Equine Influenza outbreakHe has published original research and reviews on subjects including Pasture Associated Stringhalt, Equine Strangles and Equine Herpesviruses.
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Detection of Coxiella burnetii and equine herpesvirus 1, but not Leptospira spp. or Toxoplasma gondii, in cases of equine abortion in Australia - a 25 year retrospective studyRead more
Charles El-Hage's selected work
Ross River virus infection of horses: appraisal of ecological and clinical consequences
Equine Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction (Ppid): Epidemiological Characteristics And F..
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Detection of Coxiella burnetii and equine herpesvirus 1, but not Leptospira spp. or Toxoplasma gondii, in cases of equine abortion in Australia - a 25 year retrospective study
Rumana Akter, Alistair Legione, Fiona M Sansom, Charles M El-Hage, Carol A Hartley, James R Gilkerson, Joanne M Devlin
Journal article | 2020 | PLOS ONE
Equine abortion is a cause of severe economic loss to the equine industry. Equine herpesvirus 1 is considered a primary cause of i..
Plant poisoning leads to alpha-synucleinopathy and neuromelanopathy in kangaroos
Mourad Tayebi, Charles M El-Hage, Pedro Pinczowski, Pam Whiteley, Monique David, Qiao-Xin Li, Shiji Varghese, Meena Mikhael, Umma Habiba, David Harman, Liliana Tatarczuch, Mirjana Bogeski, Ian Birchall, Kirsty Ferguson, Larry Walker, Colin Masters, Brian A Summers
Journal article | 2019 | Scientific Reports
The pathogenesis of synucleinopathies, common neuropathological lesions normally associated with some human neurodegenerative diso..
Systematic review of gastrointestinal nematodes of horses from Australia
Muhammad A Saeed, Ian Beveridge, Ghazanfar Abbas, Anne Beasley, Jenni Bauquier, Edwina Wilkes, Caroline Jacobson, Kris J Hughes, Charles El-Hage, Ryan O'Handley, John Hurley, Lucy Cudmore, Peter Carrigan, Lisa Walter, Brett Tennent-Brown, Martin K Nielsen, Abdul Jabbar
Journal article | 2019 | Parasites & Vectors
Evaluation of the response to an accelerated immunisation schedule using a canarypox-vectored equine influenza vaccine, shortened interdose intervals and vaccination of young foals
JM Minke, CM El-Hage, P Tazawa, D Homer, L Lemaitre, V Cozette, JR Gilkerson, PD Kirkland
Journal article | 2011 | Australian Veterinary Journal
Outbreak of equine herpesvirus type 1 myeloencephalitis: new insights from virus identification by PCR and the application of an EHV-1-specific antibody detection ELISA
MJ Studdert, CA Hartley, K Dynon, JR Sandy, RF Slocombe, JA Charles, ME Milne, AF Clarke, C El-Hage
Journal article | 2003 | Veterinary Record
Lecturer (Large Animal Medicine)
Member, Australian College Of Veterinary Scientists Macvsc
Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists
Bachelor of Veterinary Science
University of Melbourne
Doctor of Philosophy
University of Melbourne