Prof. Zdenek (Sid) Knotek
Dipl. DVM, Ph.D, DECZM (Herpetological Medicine and Surgery)
Professor Zdenek (Sid) Knotek is the Head of the Avian and Exotic Animal Clinic on Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno, Czech Republic. He is a founding member and diplomate of the European College of Zoological Medicine (Herpetology), member of ARAV, former president of the European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (EAZWV), and the president of the Czech Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (CAZWV). As a visiting professor, professor Knotek has teaching activities at universities in Europe, Australia, USA and Asia. As a founder of reptile medicine specialty professor Knotek headed the Unit for Reptiles and Pet Birds at Clinic for Reptile, Avian and Fish Medicine, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna in years 2010-2013.