Dr. med. vet. Maya Kummrow

Dr. med. vet. Maya Kummrow


Dr. med. vet. Maya Kummrow

Klinik für Zoo-, Heim- und Wildtiere
Dipl ACZM, Dipl ECZM (ZHM)


  • DVSc, FTA Wildtiere (ZB Zootiere), Dipl. ACZM, Dipl. ECZM (ZHM)

Ausbildung und Werdegang

2017Assistant Professor at the Clinic for Zoo animals, Exotic Pets, and Wildlife (Prof. J.-M. Hatt), Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
2013 - 2017 Head of Veterinary Services/ Vice Zoological Director, Wuppertal Zoo, Germany
2009 - 2013Head veterinarian, Zoo Hannover, Germany
2013European College of Zoo Medicine (Zoo Health Management), De facto Diplomate
2013German Veterinary Specialist, Wildlife and Zoo Medicine, FTA Wildtiere (ZB Zootiere)
2011American College of Zoo Medicine (ACZM), Diplomate
2006 - 2009 Residency, Zoo Medicine and Pathology, Doctor of Veterinary Science (DVSc) graduate program (“Characterization and manipulation of the reproductive cycle of the female veiled chameleon Chamaeleo calyptratus”), Toronto Zoo/ University of Guelph, Canada
2005 - 2006Internship, Wildlife Medicine and Surgery, Wildlife Clinic, Cumming’s School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, MA, USA
2003 - 2005Dissertation “Seroprevalence and Association with Disease of Feline Coronavirus (FcoV) Serotype 1 and 2 in Switzerland”, Clinical laboratory (Prof. H. Lutz), Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1999 - 2003Veterinary Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1997 - 1999Biology, 1st and 2nd preliminary diploma, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1996 - 1997 Biochemistry, 2 semesters, ETH Zurich, Switzerland