Alenka Hrovat Vernik
DrVetMed PhD DipECVIM MRCVS
European Specialist in Internal Medicine
Alenka graduated from the Veterinary faculty of University in Ljubljana in 2002. After graduation she participated in two internships, one a short rotating internship in Slovenia, the other an internal medicine internship at the University Teaching Hospital in Munich, Germany. Alenka then spent a year as a first opinion practitioner before completing a PhD degree programme in molecular biology (endocrinology) at the University in Ljubljana in 2009. Between 2010 and 2013 Alenka completed the internal medicine residency programme at Ghent University in Belgium. After working as Head of Internal Medicine at a referral practice in Wiltshire, she took a one year position as a senior internal medicine clinician at Langford Veterinary Services, Small animal referral hospital at Bristol University.
Alenka enjoys all aspects of internal medicine but her main areas of interest are endocrinology and gastroenterology. She was awarded her Diploma of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in early 2017.