Merle Friederike Fenner

Merle Friederike Fenner


Born and raised in Flensburg near the German-Danish border, she obtained the veterinary degree (DVM) in 2015 at the University  of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Germany.

Current research

In March 2016 she started her PhD project "Establishing a chronic AF horse model for studying the role of SK channels in the heart" at the Departement of Large Animal Sciences, Section Medicine and Surgery, University of Copenhagen. With this project she became part of the research group of Pforessor Rikke Buhl.

Her PhD fellowship is EU funded by MARIE SKŁODOWSKA-CURIE ACTIONS (Innovative Training Networks (ITN),Call: H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015) and is part of the international training network "AFibTrainNet". This postgraduate programme includes several international research stays at partner institutes and organisations within the network.


She is participating in clinical teaching of veterinary students at the Large Animal University Hospital at Taastrup campus.

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