ISES 14th Equitation Science Conference
Doctor Barbara Padalino
Doctor Barbara Padalino graduated in Veterinary Medicine at the University of Bari (Italy) in 2002, and in 2014 moved to Australia to conduct a PhD in equine road transportation at the University of Sydney. She currently works as a researcher at the Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Italy. Horses have characterised all her life, and she has been a rider, a driver, a Standardbred horse breeder, an equine vet and an equine scientist! She is passionate about research on transport related stress. However, her research spans a number of topic from equine behaviour and welfare to internal and sports medicine. She is a member of the Animal Transport Association (ATA), the International Society of Equitation Science (ISES), and the European Association of Animal Production (EAAP). She often publishes/presents in peer reviewed international journals and conferences on topics related with equine health and welfare.