Andrew Padula | Centre for Veterinary Education

Andrew Padula

BVSc(Hons) PhD MACVSc DipECAR

Andrew is a veterinarian with 25 years of experience in veterinary research, industry and clinical practice.  He has had a long fascination with venomous creatures and the application of the life sciences to treat their potentially lethal effects.  He obtained a PhD from the University of Melbourne in 2000 and is currently an honorary senior research fellow with the Australian Venom Research Unit at the University of Melbourne.  Andrew is the founder of Padula Serums, a biotech company that produces various animal derived antisera for therapeutic and research purposes.  He has published numerous papers on snakebite in domestic animals and tick paralysis.