Name: Martin Svoboda

Country: Czech Republic


VFU Brno, Czech Republic.

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Veterinary and Pharmaceutical University,
Palackého 1-3,
Brno 612 42,
Czech Republic.

Research Interests:

Swine diseases Mineral deficiencies of pigs Intoxications of pigs Welfare of pigs


  • 1978 -1986 Elementary school at Vodňany 
  • 1986 -1990 Professional highschool of fish culture at Vodňany 
  • 1990 -1997 University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine 
  • 1997-1999 Civil service at Parazitological Institute in eské BudÄ›jovice 
  • 1999 -2001 Mendel University in Brno, postgraduate study in the departement of morfology, physiology and veterinary medicine 
  • 2001 - Defence of thesis Effects of stress on heamatological and biochemical indices in fish. 
  • 1999 -2010 Clinic of Ruminant and Pig Diseases, VFU Brno 
  • 2009  Defence of habilitation work Iron deficiency and its relation to piglets´ health.


  1. Svoboda, M. 2007: Porcine poisoning. In: Svobodová et al. Veterinary toxicology in clinical practice. Profi Press, sro (chapter in texbook)
  2. Svoboda, M., Drábek, J. 2005: Veterinary care in pig breeds. VFU Brno, 197 pp. (Textbook)
  3. Svobodová, Z., Máchová, J., Vesely, V., Modrá, H., Svoboda, M. 2003: Veterinary Toxicology. Practical exercises I, VFU Brno, 179 pp. (Chapter in textbook)
  4. Svobodová, Z., Modrá, H. et al. 2005: Veterinary Toxicology. Practical Exercises II, VFU Brno, 139 pp. (Chapter in textbook)
  5. Baranyiová, E., Svoboda, M., Štarha, P. 2006: Pig behavior. VFU Brno. (multimedial presentation)
  6. Svoboda, M., Fictum P. 2011: Anemia of pig iron deficiency. VFU Brno. (multimedial presentation)
  7. Baňoch, T., Fajt, Z., Svoboda, M. 2011: Surgical procedures in pigs. VFU Brno. (multimedial presentation)
  8. Svoboda, M., Fajt, Z., Baňoch, T., Vobr, J. 2011: Pig diars induced by enterotoxigenic E. coli strains. VFU Brno.