Peter Timoney, MVB, MS, PhD, FRCVS
Frederick Van Lennep Chair in Equine Veterinary Science

Professional Profile

Among the diseases of major interest are equine viral arteritis (EVA), contagious equine metritis (CEM), West Nile fever and equine rhinopneumonitis or equine herpesvirus related diseases. Also, development of strategies for reducing the risk of global spread of infectious diseases through international trade and reduction of temporary import/re-export testing requirements for “high health, high performance” horses.


FRCVS, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, London, 1978

PhD, University of Dublin, 1974

MS, University of Illinois, 1966

MVB (Hons), National University of Ireland, 1964

Areas of Interest

Infectious Diseases