Dr. Maya Weinberg

(DVM, Bsc)

Veterinarian doctor and Ph.D. candidate at the BATLAB of Prof. Yossi Yovel at Department of Zoology,
Tel-Aviv University, Israel. Thesis subject is: Fruit bats and their bacteria in times of sickness and in
health. Fields of interest: Bat microbiome, Immune system response regarding bacterial illness,
Seasonality of bacterial illness and reproduction, General pathology of fruit bats. Working with fruit bats
since 2009.

BSc in Animal Sciences, magna cum laude at the Department of Animal Sciences, The Robert H. Smith
Faculty of Agricultural, Food & Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel.
Graduated Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel