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Prof

Simon Bailey

Professor, Basic Vet (Preclinical) Sciences
Veterinary Biosciences
Novel anti-inflammatory therapies; anti-endotoxic therapies
Equine laminitis; Equine Metabolic Syndrome; pituitary dysfunction; sepsis
Endothelial dysfunction; smooth muscle function
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
animals
horses
veterinary sciences
horse diseases
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Prof

Simon Bailey

 
Division
Veterinary And Agricultural Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Veterinary Pharmacology
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Prof

Simon Bailey

 

After time spent in mixed veterinary practice in the UK, Simon undertook his PhD in equine laminitis at the Royal Veterinary College, London. He continued with research in cardiovascular pharmacology and inflammation at the RVC for a further 4 years and then spent two years as a research scientist at the Dorothy Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute at the Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio.

He then returned to the Royal Veterinary College as a lecturer in 2004 and moved to the University of Melbourne in 2007. He is currently Professor of Veterinary Biosciences and Head of the Department of Veterinary Biociences at the Melbourne Veterinary School. Simon has published more than 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals and his main research areas are endocrinology, equine laminitis, sepsis and cardiovascular pharmacology. He is a member of national and international expert panels on clinical equine endocrinology, has served as Associate Editor of the journals Domestic Animal Endocrinology and The Veterinary Journal, and has been an Associate Editor of the Australian Veterinary Journal for the past 10 years.

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Projects

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Additional Information

Current projects:

Equine pituitary dysfunction (ARC-funded linkage project, collaborating with Queensland University of Technology, Boehringer Ingelheim Ltd and the Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition).

Developing a novel anti-inflammatory drug for equine sepsis, inflammatory laminitis and other inflammatory conditions.

Understanding the causes of equine laminitis

Excretion of arsenic and other compounds in horses

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2005

Dame Olga Uvarov Medal for Excellence in Veterinary Research

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

2003

FHEA - Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK)


1993

MRCVS - Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons


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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Professor, Basic Vet (Preclinical) Sciences

Veterinary Biosciences

Member

Equine Science Society

Member

European Association of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology

Member

American Academy of Veterinary Nutrition

Member

American Society of Animal Science

Member

British Equine Veterinary Association

Member

Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

Member

British Veterinary Association

Education

Education


Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology

University of London

Post graduate certificate in higher education

University of London

PhD in Veterinary Pharmacology

University of London

Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery

The University of Glasgow

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