Camels and Camelids

Curriculum Vitae - Péter Nagy (Member)

Péter Nagy

Board certification:

2001- present Diplomat, European College of Animal Reproduction (ECAR)founding member, boared certification renewed every five years in 2005, 2010 and 2015

Postgraduate degree:

1998 PhD, University of Veterinary Science, Budapest, Hungary      

title: Seasonality and factors affecting seasonal reproductiveactivity in mares

Graduate (MS) degree:

1984-1990  Doctor of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of Veterinary Science, Budapest, Hungary  - graduated "Summa cum laude"

Postgraduate courses:

2021   ISO22000:2018 Internal Audit Training organized by Safe First, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2019   Multi-species approach to Laparoscopy and Endoscopy assisted reproductive procedures,Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

2008    Level 3 Award in HACCP Training Course organized by RMK-the experts, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2008    ISO22000:2005 Internal Audit Training organized by RMK-the experts, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2007   ISO22000:2005 Awareness Seminar organized by RMK-the experts, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2003 Training course on Advanced Reproductive Techniques in Cattle and Horses, Laboratorio di Technologie della Riproduzione, Cremona, Italy

2000   Short course on Reproduction in Dromedary Camels, Camel BreedingCenter, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

1996    1st Budapest Workshop for Young Endocrinologists  University ofVeterinary Science, Budapest, Hungary

1994  Advanced course onVeterinary Endocrinology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands

1993  Advanced Course on Radiation Protection Technical University,Budapest, Hungary (No: 360-30/91)

1992   IAEA/FAO Training Course on Isotope Techniques in Reproduction andNutrition Research  Nicosia, Cyprus

1991  Basic Course on Atomic Technologies and RIA  TechnicalUniversity, Budapest, Hungary  (No: 360-30/91)

Scholarships, fellowships and training programs:

1999  Hungarian State Eötvös Fellowship, Institut National de laRecherche Agronomique, Nouzilly, France (supervisors: P. F. Daels and D.Guillaume)

1998-1999 Post-doctoral research fellowship, Institut Nationalde la Recherche Agronomique, Nouzilly, France (supervisors: P. F. Daels and D. Guillaume)

1995-1996 French state scholarship,Institut National de laRecherche Agronomique, Nouzilly, France  (supervisors: E. Palmer and D.Guillaume

1993 TEMPUS-scholarship, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine,University of Utrecht, The Netherlands(supervisors: A.H.Willemse and M.A.M. Taverne)

1988-1989 Technician in a small animal clinic by an international student exchange program, Cleveland, Ohio, USA


2006- present  Reproductive specialist and head of department: Farm & Veterinary Department, Emirates Industries for CamelMilk & Products (Camelicious), Dubai, United Arab Emirates (continuation of previous position)

2003-2006  Reproductive specialist, veterinarian: Central Veterinary Research Laboratory, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2000-2002     Reproductive specialist: Camel Breeding Center, Royal Camel Corp and Royal Cavalry, RoyalCourt Affairs, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

1993-1999     Assistant professor: Departmentof Obstetrics and Reproduction, University of Veterinary Science, Budapest, Hungary

1990-1993   Young Researcher Fellowship (TMB): Hungarian Academy of Science, Research Institute: Section ofClinical Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics and Reproduction,University of Veterinary Science, Budapest, Hungary (supervisor: Prof. Gyula Huszenicza)

Professional memberships, additional professional activity

2017-   Working group on Camelids, European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP), founder and convenor

2013-   Steering Committee for import and export of camels and camel milk products of the Emirate of Dubai, UAE, sectreary

2009-2017  Impartiality Advisory Commettee, BSI Management Systems, Middle-East and Africa

2008-   Organizing and Scientific Commettee of the ICAR Satellite meetings on Camelid Reproduction, chairman or member

2001-   European College of Animal Reproduction, founding member

1995-2000   Society for Studies of Fertility

1993-2000   Hungarian Society of Veterinary Practitioners

1993-2000   Hungarian Society of Buiatrics

1991-           Hungarian Society for Animal Reproduction, board member since 2008I


2021  Hetzel Henrik award, Hungarian Society for Animal Reproduction

2015  Honorary Professor, Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Széchenyi István University, Mosonmagyaróvár

2010  Award from Dubai Municipality for the development of HACCP based food safety management system at EICMP

1996 Award of Biotechnology at the National Agriculture and Food Expo(to the Research Institute of University of Veterinary Science) for the firstsuccessful embryo transfer in horses in Hungary.

1990 Degree with „Summa Cum Laude” and special „Red” award

                                      Award of the Halász Sándor Foundation

1985-1990  State student scholarship

Conference organisation:

2008                             WBC / ICAR 2008 Satellite Meeting on Camelid Reproduction, 12-13 July 2008, Budapest, Hungary

2012                             ICAR 2012 Satellite Meeting on Camelid Reproduction, 3-5 August 2012, Vancouver, Canada

2015                             Camel Milk Symposia, 10thDubai International Food Safety Conference, 27 October 2015, United Arab Emirates

2016                             ICAR 2016Satellite Meeting on Camelid Reproduction, 1-3 July 2016, Tours, France

2019                              “Camelids as emerging food producing species in our changing climate”, Camelid WG Session at the 70thAnnual Meeting of EAAP, 29 August 2019, Ghent, Belgium 


1989                             English (fluent, spoken and written, Hungarian state exam:  mediumlevel, No.: Á 039174/1989)

1984                             French (fluent, spoken and written, Hungarian state exam:  mediumlevel, No.: Á 45968/1984


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