Dalla Pozza Manuela

Manuela Dalla Pozza | Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie Role  Veterinarian
Structure SCS4 – Epidemiology, Services and Research in Veterinary Public Health
Phone +39 049 8084251
E-mail mdallapozza@izsvenezie.it

Professional profile

Manuela Dalla Pozza works for SCS4 – Epidemiology laboratory at IZSVe, being responsible for Epidemiology at the Aquaculture office. She is doctor in Veterinary medicine ad honorem (1990) and has attended a one-year full-time course in Diagnosis and prevention of animal diseases (1992). She obtained a post graduate diploma in Veterinary Public Health (1995).

Epidemiology and legislation in aquaculture (animal health and food safety) and emergency preparedness are their main research interests.

She participates in regional and national working groups on legislation and epidemiology in aquaculture (animal health and food safety) and collaborates with European research institutes in research studies on epidemiology and risk analysis in aquaculture.


  • Oidmann B.C., Pearce F.M., Thrush M.A., Peeler E.J., Ceolin C., Stärk K. D.C., Dalla Pozza M., Alfonso A., Diserens N., Reese R.A., Cameron A. (2014) Model for ranking freshwater fish farms according to their risk of infection and illustration for viral haemorrhagic septicaemia. Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 115 (3-4), pag. 263-279
  • Pretto T., Manfrin A., Ceolin C., Dalla Pozza M., Zelco S., Quartesan R., Abbadi M., Panzarin V., Toffan A. (2013) First isolation of koi herpes virus (KHV) in Italy from imported koi (Cyprinus carpio koi),  Bull. European Association of fish pathologists, 33(4), 126
  • Oidtmann B., Peeler E., Thrush M., Pearce F., Stärk K., Lyngstad T.M., Brun E., Tavornparnich S., Bang Jensen B., Dalla Pozza M., Ceolin C., Afonso A., Cameron A. (2013) Risk categorisation for aquatic animal health surveillance. Abstract EAFP – 16th International Conference on Diseases of Fish and Shellfish,  Tampere,  Finland,. 2-6 September, pag. 61
  • Busani L., Capelli G., Cecchinato M., Lorenzetto M., Savini G., Terregino C., Vio P., Bonfanti L., Dalla Pozza M., Marangon S. (2010). West Nile virus circulation in the Veneto Region in 2008 – 2009. Epidemiology and infection (2011), 139, 818-825
  • Dalla Pozza M., Ceolin C., Marangon S. (2008) Emergency Response following suspicion of an avian influenza outbreak. Zoonoses Public Health, 55, 50-53
  • Martini M., Drigo M., Dalla Pozza M., Ferrari G., Martinello F., Sona B. (2003) A study of the progress of the Aujeszky’s disease control programme in Italy using survival analysis. J. Vet. Med., B 50, 191-195
  • Capua I., Mutinelli F., Dalla Pozza M., Donatelli I, Puzelli S., Cancellotti F.M. (2002) The 1999-2000 avian influenza (H7N1) epidemic Italy: veterinary and human health implications. Acta tropica, 83, 7-11;
  • Capua I., Marangon S., Dalla Pozza M. (2000): Newcastle disease in Italy, Veterinary Record, 146, (26), 768
  • Nardelli S., Marangon S., Dalla Pozza M., Ponzoni A., Viel L., Brichese M. (1999) Bovine herpesvirus 1 (BHV1) seroprevalence in the breeding cattle population of the Veneto region: prospects for the implementation of a control program. J. Vet. Med. B, 46, 735-740;
  • Marangon S., Martini M., Dalla Pozza M., Ferreira Neto J. (1998).