Dr.med.vet.; MMedVet(Theriogenology); Dipl ACT & ECAR Chief Technical Officer Member of the board
David Gerber is the Head of Research and Development for V-Tech. He qualified in 1988 in Zurich, Switzerland, as a Veterinarian where after he worked at a production animal clinic in Zurich and then in rural private practice. David subsequently joined the Department of Theriogenology (Animal Reproduction) at the Faculty of Veterinary Science at Onderstepoort. In 2006, he left his position as an Associate Professor in Animal Reproduction to join V-Tech as the CTO.
Resistance to Colistin discovered in SA poultry
NATIONAL NEWS – A national antimicrobial resistance (AMR) surveillance programme has reportedly identified and confirmed the first ever known case in South Africa of resistance to Colistin.
Prudent use of antimicrobials in the poultry industry – The V-Tech Actif™ Plan
Anti-microbial resistance (AMR) has become an international topic due to the increase in trends of resistance patterns.
Are antibiotics effective in treating human diseases
The World Health Organisation has indicated that there are an increasingly limited number of antibiotics available to treat human diseases effectively
Policy on responsible use of antimicrobials of the world veterinary association
The availability and use of antimicrobials for animals is essential to ensure go animal health and welfare.