mihkel.maesaar@emu.ee

Career

Institutions and positions
02.01.2020–...   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Senior Specialist, genomic epidemiology and quantitative risk assessment of foodborne pathogens (1,00)
18.08.2014–01.01.2020   
Veterinary and Food Laboratory, Chief Specialist of Quality Assurance (1,00)
14.09.2009–17.08.2014   
Veterinary and Food Laboratory, Department of Molecular Analysis - Chief Specialist (1,00)
 
 
Education
2011–...   
Doctor of Philosophy, Veterinary Medicine and Food Science, Food Technology, Hygiene and Quality
2008–2011   
Master of Science, University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Environmental Technology, Technology of Microbial Processes
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2011−...   
Estonian Society for Microbiology

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2016, Mihkel Mäesaar, Terve Loom ja Tervislik Toit 2016 best food themed poster "Characterisation of prevalence, counts, antimicrobial resistance and genotypes of Campylobacter spp. isolated from broiler-chicken meat and from humans" co-authors Roasto, Mati; Kramarenko, Toomas; Meremäe, Kadrin.
2015, Mihkel Mäesaar, Young Researcher Initiative "2nd EFSA Scientific Conference" Milan, Italy, 14–16 October 2015 "Campylobacter prevalence, counts and resistance profiles in poultry meat of Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian origin at Estonian retail level and from patients with severe enteric infections in Estonia" co-author Roasto, Mati.
 
 
Fields of research
ETIS CLASSIFICATION: 3. Health; 3.6. Public Health Science; CERCS CLASSIFICATION: B680 Public health, epidemiology
 
 

Publications

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4.02.2020
mihkel.maesaar@emu.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
02.01.2020–...   
Eesti Maaülikool, Peaspetsialist, toidupatogeenide genoomne epidemioloogia ja kvantitatiivne riskihindamine (1,00)
18.08.2014–01.01.2020   
Veterinaar- ja Toidulaboratoorium, Peaspetsialist Kvaliteedi Alal (1,00)
14.09.2009–17.08.2014   
Veterinaar- ja Toidulaboratoorium, Molekulaaranalüüsi Osakonna Peaspetsialist (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
2011–...   
Doktorikraad, Eesti Maaülikool, Veterinaarmeditsiini ja loomakasvatuse instituut, Veterinaarmeditsiini ja toiduteaduse õppekava, Toidutehnoloogia, -hügieeni ja kvaliteedi eriala
2008–2011   
Magistrikraad, Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja tehnoloogiateaduskond, Keskkonnatehnoloogia õppekava, Mikroobsete protsesside tehnoloogia eriala
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2011−...   
Eesti Mikrobioloogide Ühendus

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2016, Mihkel Mäesaar, Terve Loom ja Tervislik Toit 2016 parim toiduteemaline posterettekanne "Kana-broilerilihast ja inimestelt isoleeritud Campylobcter spp. levimuse, arvukuse, antibiootikumiresistentsuse ning genotüübilise kuuluvuse kirjeldus" kaasautorid Roasto, Mati; Kramarenko, Toomas; Meremäe, Kadrin.
2015, Mihkel Mäesaar, Noore teadlase algatus "2nd EFSA Scientific Conference" Milan, Italy, 14–16 October 2015 Abstract and poster "Campylobacter prevalence, counts and resistance profiles in poultry meat of Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian origin at Estonian retail level and from patients with severe enteric infections in Estonia" kaasautor Roasto, Mati.
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 3. Terviseuuringud; 3.6. Rahvatervishoid; CERCS KLASSIFIKAATOR: B680 Rahvatervishoid, epidemioloogia

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
3.4.
2020
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2018
2.5.
2018
1.1.
2016
1.1.
2016
1.1.
2016
1.1.
2016
5.2.
2015
1.1.
2014
1.1.
2013
1.1.
2013
1.1.
2011
4.02.2020
  • Found 7 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
SFSF0180026s08Catabolic performance of microbial communities in oil-contaminated Baltic Sea water and biodegradative plasmid genome organisation and evolution in bacteria of this ecosystem01.01.200831.12.2013Ain HeinaruUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology (old), Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu629 639,53 EUR
MUU8-2/T13057VLTHFood safety risk assessment of Campylobacter spp., Listeria monocytogenes and verotoxigenic E. coli in Estonia01.01.201331.12.2014Mati RoastoEstonian University of Life Sciences; Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences54 877,00 EUR
ETFETF9315Molecular epidemiology of Listeria monocytogenes and Campylobacter spp. in Estonian food chain01.01.201231.12.2015Mati RoastoEstonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences46 440,00 EUR
1.1.7.P180279VLTR (EMÜ nõukogu otsus 20.12.2018 nr 1-4/49)Looduslike bioaktiivsete ainete toime ning seonduvate mehhanismide uurimine toidumaatriksites01.01.201931.12.2020Mati RoastoEstonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Chair of Food Hygiene and Veterinary Public Health100 000,00 EUR
MUU8-2/T13001PKTMFrom soil to crop: quality indicators of soil, plant production and crop in different farming systems01.01.201331.12.2016Evelin LoitEstonian University of Life Sciences; Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences; Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences256 000,00 EUR
MUUP170054VLTHFood plant metabolomics - intensity and mechanisms of antioxidant and antibacterial effect of secondary metabolites01.01.201731.12.2018Mati RoastoEstonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences90 000,00 EUR
1.1.7.4.1.8M160198VLTHToidupatogeenide molekulaarepidemioloogia alase teadus- ja arendustöö edendamine Eesti Maaülikoolis01.11.201628.02.2017Mati RoastoEstonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences22 000,00 EUR