Curriculum Vitae
Markus Rick, Med. Vet.


Education

1984 - 1992
High school, Gymnasium Essen Ueberruhr, Germany
1992 - 1993
Military service, Bonn, Germany
1993 - 1999
Veterinary School of Hannover, Germany
1999
Licence to practice as a veterinarian, Veterinary School of Hannover, Germany


Internships


February/ March 1996
Mixed veterinary practice, Erftstadt, Germany

October 1997
Primate Centrum, Goettingen, Germany

November 1997 - August 1998
Colorado State University (Oncology, Necropsy, Ophthalmology, Radiology, Small Animal Internal Medicine) Farm & Pet Veterinary Service, Whittemore, Michigan Cypress Woods- and Wiles Road Animal Hospital, Coral Springs, Florida

September 1998
Slaughterhouse Tummel, Borken,Germany

1998 - 1999
Mixed veterinary practice, Wassenberg, Germany



Previous Employment

October 1995 - June 1996
Teaching Assistant, Department of Physiology, Veterinary School of Hannover, Germany

July 1999 - September 2000
Resident in Small Animal Internal Medicine and Surgery, mixed veterinary practice, Wassenberg, Germany



Present Employment

October 2000 - present
Research Scholar, Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Endocrine Section, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA



Memberships in Organizations


K.D.St.V. Saxo-Silesia, German Veterinary Medical Fraternity



Funded Grants


Rick M, Graham PA, Nachreiner RF, Refsal KR, Hoppen HO. Preclinical detection of hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's disease) in dogs: Development and evaluation of laboratory techniques for the diagnosis of immune-mediated canine adrenal disease. AKC Canine Health Foundation, Aurora, Ohio, USA, $23,155.



Publications


1) Nachreiner RF, Sislak MD, Graham PA, Refsal KR, Provencher Bolliger AL, Rick M. The oral pharmacokinetics of a commercially available 3,5,3' tri-iodothyromine (T3) product in dogs. Proc 11th Annual ESVIM Congress, Dublin, Ireland. Sept 5-8, 2001, p 116 (abst).

2) Provencher Bolliger A, Graham PA, Moore KI, Tacia JE, Nachreiner RF, Refsal KR, Rick M. The use of aprotinin as a protease inhibitor to preserve the integrity of canine serum parathyroid hormone (PTH) and parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) prior to analysis. Proc 11
th Annual ESVIM Congress, Dublin, Ireland. Sept 5-8, 2001,
p 119 (abst).

3) Rick M, Graham PA, Nachreiner RF, Refsal KR, Hoppen HO. Preclinical detection of hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's disease) in dogs: Development and evaluation of laboratory techniques for the diagnosis of immune-mediated canine adrenal disease. Proc. 11th Annual Phi Zeta Research Day, East Lansing, Michigan, USA. Oct 12, 2001 (abst).
4) Rick M, Graham PA, Nachreiner RF, Refsal KR, Williams KJ, Hoppen HO. Preclinical detection of hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's disease) in dogs: Development and evaluation of laboratory techniques for the diagnosis of immune-mediated canine adrenal disease. Accepted for presentation at the International Society of Animal Clinical Biochemistry (ISACB) Congress to be held in Gainesville, Florida, USA.
June 18-22, 2002 (abst).