Associate Professor of Equine Surgery
School of Animal and Veterinary Science
Faculty of Sciences
Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.
Erik is a academic clinician at the Equine Health and Performance Centre.
- My Research
- Grants and Funding
- Professional Activities
My current research on biomarkers and inflammation expand my interests form the equine conditions and gastroenterology into “one health”. Several grant funded investigations are associated with the Stroke Research Program of the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) and the ARC Centre for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP) and Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing (IPAS) with collaborative links to The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Royal Adelaide Hospital and Womens and Childrens Hospital in Adelaide. Larger collaborative and multi-centre studies in gastroenterology expand to other Australian Universities and states and include also the NC-State University and the University of Georgia in North America.
Date Position Institution name 2020 - 2022 Associate Research Fellow South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute 2016 Associate Professor of Equine Surgery The University of Adelaide 2011 - 2015 Senior Lecturer in Equine Surgery University of Adelaide
Language Competency Germanic languages Can peer review Latin Can read, write, speak and understand spoken Russian —
Date Institution name Country Title 2007 - 2010 Virginia Tech, Blacksburg United States MS 2004 - 2007 The University of Georgia United States PhD 1996 - 2002 The University of Leipzig Germany DVM
Year Citation 2016 Noschka, E. (2016). Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius of canines in two South Australian veterinary clinics.. In D. T. Darren Trott, M. B. Mary Barton, K. L. Ken Lee, S. D. Sophie Davies, E. C. Eleanor Chipperfield, & J. R. Johann Rajasingham (Eds.), Annual Research Day 2016, SAVS. Roseworthy.
Year Citation 2020 Milton, A. G., Kremer, K. L., Rao, S. R., Mas, E., Snel, M. F., Trim, P. J., . . . Hamilton-Bruce, M. A. (2020). A Prospective Cohort Study to Develop and Validate a Multivariable Prediction Model for Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) Diagnosis Using Proteomic Discoveryand Candidate Lipid Mass Spectrometry, Neuroimaging and Machine Learning: Study Protocol. Poster session presented at the meeting of CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASES. KARGER. 2018 Lopes, M., Herbert, E., Kelmer, G., Cruz, C., Noschka, E., Afonso, T., . . . Lopes, M. (2018). Standing flank laparotomy for equine colic. Poster session presented at the meeting of 2018 AVA Conference. Brisbane, QL, Australia. 2017 Noschka, E. (2017). Antimicrobial sensitivity and emergence of antimicrobial resistance in Australian equine bacterial isolates — A literature review. Poster session presented at the meeting of Annual Research Day 2017, SAVS, Adelaide, Australia. Roseworthy. 2017 Noschka, E. (2017). Identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of equine bacterial isolates. Poster session presented at the meeting of Annual Research Day 2017, SAVS, Adelaide, Australia. Roseworthy. 2017 Lopes, M., Herbert, E., Cruz, C., Noschka, E., Afonso, T., Saulez, M., & Santos, L. (2017). Standing flank laparotomy for equine colic. Poster session presented at the meeting of 2017 ACVS Summit. Indianapolis, IN, USA. 2014 Johnson, K., Noschka, E., Allen, K., Tilbrook, A., Ryan, T., & Franklin, S. (2014). Effect of head and neck position on upper airway function in standardbred racehorses. Poster session presented at the meeting of Equine Veterinary Journal. Chester, UK: John Wiley and Sons.
- Agrifood and Wine FAME Strategy Grant 2021: Early detection of subclinical mastitis using a novel in-line biosensor; AUD $ 19.925
- SAVS Collaboration Grant 2021: Isoprostanes as biomarkers for oxidative stress in equine semen; AUD $ 4.000
- Sandland Bequest 2021: Pilot Study: In vivo comparison of isoprostane and protein carbonyl biosensor measurements to assess oxidative stress using an equine tourniquet-based model; AUD $ 35.000
- Waltham Health Services Charitable Gifts Board Grant 2020: FAST-IT – Find A Simple Test In Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA) – Lipidomics biomarkers; AUD $ 7.500
- Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation - AgriFutures 2020: Can iso-PGs indicate the need for surgery and predict survival in colic horses? AUD $ 37.000
- NC State University and The University of Adelaide Collaboration Starter Grant 2020: Isoprostanes as biomarkers of ischemic bowel to better indicate the need for surgery in patients with abdominal pain? A one health perspective. AUD $ 20.000
- SAVS Seed Grant 2019: Kinematic assessment of dairy cows with and without experimentally-induced Lameness; AUD $ 3.500
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Program
DVM3 Equine Clinical Rotation
DVM3 Transition to Veterinary Practice
DVM2 Equine Clinical Practice
DVM1 Professional Skills 1
Bachelor of Animal Sciences Program
Veterinary Technician Program
Other Supervision Activities
Date Role Research Topic Location Program Supervision Type Student Load Student Name 2021 - ongoing Principal Supervisor Comparison of ischaemia biomarkers using an equine intravenous regional limb perfusion-based model The University of Adelaide, SAVS, EHPC — Honours Full Time Abby Morgan 2021 - ongoing Principal Supervisor Comparing peritoneal isoprostane and protein carbonyl concentrations in horses with colic The University of Adelaide, SAVS, EHPC — Honours Full Time Sarah Kendall Mackay Clark 2021 - ongoing Co-Supervisor An ex vivo biomechanical testing of the effect of palmar annular volar ligament transection on the inter-sesamoid ligament on equine cadaver limbs The University of Adelaide, SAVS, EHPC — Honours Full Time Racheal Hoffmeyer
Date Topic Location Name 2019 - 2019 Rotating Intern School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences, The University of Adelaide Dr Paulina Supera
Date Role Committee Institution Country 2018 - ongoing Member University of Adelaide Animal Ethics Committee The University of Adelaide Australia 2016 - ongoing Member Research Resources Committee The University of Adelaide, School of Animal & Veterinary Sciences Australia 2012 - ongoing Board Member DVM Program Management Committee The University of Adelaide Australia
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