Meet our staff

Manica Ipavec graduated from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ljubljana in 2019 as Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and is currently employed at the Small Animal Clinic of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Ljubljana.

During her studies, she gained practical experience in volunteering at private clinics, as well as in the surgery department of the Clinic for Small Animals. She spent three months studying at the Hojgaard Hestehospital in Denmark, in the field of horse medicine. She prepared a research study entitled “Complete genome sequencing of the porcine epidemic diarrhea virus using the Ion Torrent sequencing technology ” under the mentorship of Prof. dr. Ivan Toplak, for which she received the Prešeren’ s Award from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.

She is employed in the Department of Surgery of the Small Animal Clinic and continues her training under the mentorship of Assoc. prof. Vladimira Erjavec