About Us

David Tisdall

Dr David Tisdall

BVSc. BPhil. PhD

David is Awanui Veterinary’s Senior Scientist and heads up the network’s molecular diagnostics facility, based at our Palmerston North laboratory. He is a graduate of Massey University (Veterinary Science) and also has a PhD in Biochemistry from University of Otago.

David has specialised knowledge and an interest in veterinary virology and molecular microbiology, as well as a research background in molecular endocrinology and animal genomics. He is a registered veterinarian and member of the New Zealand Veterinary Association and New Zealand Microbiological Society.

Personal interests include his family, violin making, music, walking and gardening.

T: 03 489 4600