Veterinary Public Health Institute


Dr. Luís Pedro Gomes do Carmo


Department of Clinical Research and Public Health (DCR-VPH)

031 631 57 33
Gebäude Agroscope U 157
Schwarzenburgstr. 161
3097 Liebefeld


Antimicrobial usage and resistance in food animals – temporal trends and relevance for public health

Research interests:

Antimicrobial usage and resistance
Risk analysis
Animal health economics
Systematic reviews
One Health



2010 – 2012                        

Internships at Meat Inspection Services (Portugal), Border Inspection Post (Portugal) and Small Animal Practice (Portugal and UK).


Sept 2007 – June 2013   

Integrated Masters on Veterinary Medicine, Abel Salazar Institute of Biomedical Sciences of the University of Porto, Portugal.

Jan 2013 – Apr 2013        

Integrated Masters’ final internship at the Population Biology group of the University of Copenhagen (Denmark), as an Erasmus student.

Oct 2013 – (present)      

Ph.D. student (Epidemiology and Public Health) at VPHI, Vetsuisse, University of Bern

Jun 2014 – (present)      

Resident of the European College of Veterinary Public Health (Population Medicine sub-specialty) at VPHI, Vetsuisse, University of Bern

Swiss Forum for Epidemiology and Animal Health (EpiForum)
European College for Veterinary Public Health (ECVPH)
International Society for Animal Hygiene (ISAH)

  • Introduction to Epidemiology and Biostatistics Summer Course