Pós-Graduação
Stricto sensu

Master of Science

Animal Health and Production

Arapongas – PR

Presentation

The Stricto Sensu Post Graduate Program, Academic Master’s Degree in Animal Health and Production UNOPAR, has as general objective the formation of human resources to assist the public and private sectors demands in the areas of health and animal production. Train skilled professionals, endowed with a critical spirit; seeking to integrate teaching, research and extension activities for the teaching career.

 

Target Audience

Graduates in Veterinary Medicine; Animal Science; Agronomy; Biology; Biomedicine; Chemistry; Food Science, Technology and Engineering, and related areas.

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Fields of Research

Animal Health
Research Line 1

Clinical-surgical affections in veterinary medicine: Approach the aspects related to anatomy, etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis of toxic, metabolic and deficiency disorders, and therapeutics of clinical and surgical conditions in veterinary medicine.

Research Line 2

Infectious and Parasitic diseases of importance in veterinary medicine: Studies focusing on the epidemiological, etiological and pathological characteristics of the main infectious and parasitic diseases in veterinary medicine, as well as zoonoses. Development of etiological, serological and molecular diagnostic methods and evaluation of control and prophylaxis strategies.

Ruminants Production
Research Line 3

Pathophysiology and reproduction biotechniques in ruminants: The main pathophysiological problems of ruminants’ reproduction will be addressed, with emphasis on hormonal disorders. Evaluation of the methodologies used in buiatrics reproduction including natural reproduction and reproduction biotechniques such as IA, TE, IATF, IVF and cloning.

Research Line 4

Nutritional management in ruminants farming and quality of animal products: Nutritional management of ruminant animals, with a focus on aspects related to productivity, production costs and animal welfare. Evaluation of the quality of the animal product.

Courses

Mestrado

Mandatory Subjects - For the two Areas of Concentration
  • Biostatistics applied to animal experimentation techniques / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Research Methodology / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Research seminars on animal health and production / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
Optional subjects- Two areas of concentration
  • Scheduled Activities I – 15 Hours – 1 Credit
  • Scheduled Activities II – 15 Hours – 1 Credit
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Treineeships in Teaching at Graduation / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Use of bibliometric indexes in the 21st century / 15 hours – 1 Credit
Optional Subjects: Ruminants Production
  • Animal plant interface in pastures / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Animal products technology / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Animal welfare / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Biotechnology applied to the multiplication of ruminants / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Quality and safety of animal products / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Research on ruminant nutrition / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Studies on feed used in animal nutrition / 45 Hours – 3 Credits
Optional Subjects: Animal Health
  • Advanced topics in clinic and animal surgery / 45 Hours – 3 Credits
  • Advanced topics in one health / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Diagnosis and therapy in internal animal medicine / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Ectoparasitoses and endoparasitoses importants in veterinary medicine / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Immunological and molecular techniques applied in the diagnosis and animal health research / 45 Hours – 3 Credits
  • Metabolic and nutritional disorders of animals / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Models applied to the study of diseases caused by viruses, bacteria and protozoa / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Reproductive diseases of ruminants / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Special Topics in Animal Health / 30 Hours – 2 Credits
  • Surgical approach in monogastric animals / 30 Hours – 2 Credits

Faculty Directory

Permanent

Alexandre Mendes Amude, PhD.

Alexandre Mendes Amude, PhD.

Reserarch Line 1 e 2

Lattes E-Mail alexandre.amude@kroton.com.br ORC ID ResearchGate

Celso Koetz Júnior, PhD.

Celso Koetz Júnior, PhD.

Research Line 3, 4

Lattes E-Mail celso.koetz@kroton.com.br

  Profa. PhD. Elis Lorenzetti

Profa. PhD. Elis Lorenzetti

Research Line 2

Lattes E-Mail elis.lorenzetti@kroton.com.br ORC ID

Profa. PhD. Elsa Helena Walter de Santana

Profa. PhD. Elsa Helena Walter de Santana

Research Line 4

Lattes E-Mail elsa.santana@unopar.br ORC ID Google Scholar ResearchGate

Profa. PhD. Fabíola Cristine de Almeida Rêgo Grecco

Profa. PhD. Fabíola Cristine de Almeida Rêgo Grecco

Research Line 4

Lattes E-Mail fabiola.cristine@kroton.com.br ORC ID Google Scholar ResearchGate

Prof. PhD. João Luis Garcia

Prof. PhD. João Luis Garcia

Research Line 2

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Prof. PhS. Luiz Fernando Coelho da Cunha Filho

Prof. PhS. Luiz Fernando Coelho da Cunha Filho

Research Line 1 e 2

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Profa. PhD. Michele Lunardi

Profa. PhD. Michele Lunardi

Research Line 1 e 2

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Prof. PhD. Paulo Roberto Adona

Prof. PhD. Paulo Roberto Adona

Research Line 3

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Prof. PhD. Rafael Fagnani

Prof. PhD. Rafael Fagnani

Research Line 4

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Prof. PhD. Sergio Tosi Cardim

Prof. PhD. Sergio Tosi Cardim

Research Line 2

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Prof. PhD. Selwyn Arlington Headley

Prof. PhD. Selwyn Arlington Headley

Research Line 1 e 2

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Contributors

Profa. PhD. Daniella Aparecida Godoi

Profa. PhD. Daniella Aparecida Godoi

Research Line 1 e 2

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  Prof. PhD. Gustavo Rodrigues Queiroz

Prof. PhD. Gustavo Rodrigues Queiroz

Research Line 2 e 4

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Contact

Professor PhD. Fabíola Cristine de Almeida Rêgo Grecco

Coordinator of the Master’s Degree Course in Animal Health and Production

Professor PhD. Hélio Hiroshi Suguimoto

Dean of Graduate Studies and Research

Stricto Sensu Graduate Studies Board