Dr. med. vet. Lisa Bachmann

+49 38208 68-693
Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf

Research interests

  • Nutrition of healthy and diarrheic calves
  • Influence of environmental factors on fertility, milk yield and lifetime performance

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2019-present: Postdoc at the Institute of Nutritional Physiology 'Oskar Kellner', Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN) Dummerstorf
  • 2013-2019: Veterinary consultant, Alta Germany GmbH
  • 2013: Veterinary specialist for Animal Nutrition and Dietetics
  • 2010-2013: Postdoc at the Institute of Animal Nutrition, Nutritional Diseases and Dietetics, University of Leipzig
  • 2008-2010: Postdoc at the Institute of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry, University of Leipzig
  • 2006: Approbation as Veterinarian


  • 2010-2013: Practical courses on feedstuff and animal nutrition, practical instructions of analysis on feeding practice for cattle, pigs and sheep at the Institute for Animal Nutrition, Nutritional Diseases and Dietetics, various elective courses, e.g. feedstuff-related diseases
  • 2008-2010: Metabolism of carbohydrates, practical course and colloquium on Biochemistry at the Institute of Veterinary Physiological Chemistry, various elective courses, e.g. disturbances of fat metabolism in cattle and horses
  • 2006-2008: Practical course of Physiology at the Institute for Veterinary Physiology


Rethmeier, J.; Wenzlau, M.; Wagner, Martin; Wiedemann, S.; Bachmann, L. (2019):
Fertility parameters in German dairy herds: Associations with milk yield and herd size. Czech J Anim Sci 64 (11): 459-464
Hildebrandt, T.; Scheuch, E.; Weitschies, W.; Schneider, F.; Grimmm, M.; Bachmann, L.; Vervuert, I. (2019):
Abomasal emptying rate of diarrheic and healthy suckling calves fed with oral rehydration solutions. J Anim Physiol An N 104 (2): 462-469
Hildebrandt, T.; Scheuch, E.; Weitschies, W.; Grimm, M.; Schneider, F.; Bachmann, L.; Vervuert, I. (2017):
Measurement of abomasal conditions (pH, pressure and temperature) in healthy and diarrheic dairy calves using a wireless ambulatory capsule. Livest Sci 203: 41-47
Kirchner, D.; Schwedhelm, L.; Wenge, J.; Steinhofel, I.; Heinrich, C.; Coenen, M.; Bachmann, L. (2015):
Ultrasonographic imaging of abomasal milk clotting and abomasal diameter in healthy and diarrheic calves. Anim Sci J 86: 929-936
Kirchner, D.; Schwedhelm, L.; Coenen, M.; Bachmann, L. (2014):
Dietary influences on the hydration and acid-base status of experimentally dehydrated dairy calves. Vet J 199: 251-257
Beiranvand, H.; Khorvash, M.; Ghorbani, G. R.; Homayouni, A.; Bachmann, L.; Kargar, S. (2014):
Evaluation of ketogenic vs. glucogenic substrates as energy sources in starter diets for Holstein dairy calves. Can J Anim Sci 94: 717-723
Wenge, J.; Steinhofel, I.; Heinrich, C.; Coenen, M.; Bachmann, L. (2014):
Water and concentrate intake, weight gain and duration of diarrhea in young suckling calves on different diets. Livest Sci 159: 133-140
Schmidt, B.; Goerigk, D.; Locher, L.; Jäger, K.; Bachmann, L.; Coenen, M. (2013):
Blausäureintoxikation von Ziegen nach Aufnahme von unsachgemäß gelagerten Grünabfällen der Lorbeerkirsche (Prunus laurocerasus L.). Ein Fallbericht. Der praktische Tierarzt 94: 722-731
Schwedhelm, L.; Kirchner, D.; Klaus, B.; Bachmann, L. (2013):
Experimentally induced hyperchloremic and DL-lactic acidosis in calves: An attempt to study the effects of oral rehydration on acid-base status. J Dairy Sci 96: 2464-2475
Stoeckel, K.; Bachmann, L.; Dobeleit, G.; Fuhrmann, H. (2013):
Response of plasma fatty acid profiles to changes in dietary n-3 fatty acids and its correlation with erythrocyte fatty acid profiles in dogs. J Anim Physiol an N 97: 1142-1151
Bachmann, L.; Schmidt, B.; Rauwolf, U.; Wenge, J.; Coenen, M. (2012):
Change of plasma volume, osmolality, and acid base status in healthy calves after feeding of milk and water- and milk-based oral rehydration solutions. J Dairy Sci 95: 6006-6014
Stoeckel, K.; Nielsen, L. H.; Fuhrmann, H.; Bachmann, L. (2011):
Fatty acid patterns of dog erythrocyte membranes after feeding of a fish-oil based DHA-rich supplement with a base diet low in n-3 fatty acids versus a diet containing added n-3 fatty acids. Acta Vet Scand 53: Artn 57
Schmutzler, S.; Bachmann, L.; Fuhrmann, H.; Schumann, J. (2010):
Pufa-Dependent Alteration of Oxidative Parameters of a Canine Mastocytoma Cell Line. Acta Vet Hung 58: 453-464
Bachmann, L.; Homeier, T.; Arlt, S.; Brueckner, M.; Rawel, H.; Deiner, C.; Hartmann, H. (2009):
Influence of different oral rehydration solutions on abomasal conditions and the acid-base status of suckling calves. J Dairy Sci 92: 1649-1659
Bachmann, L.; Berchtold, J.; Siegling-Vlitakis, C.; Willing, A.; Radtke, E.; Hartmann, H. (2009):
Stewart variables of the acid-base status in calves. Age related behaviour and influence of spontaneously occurring diarrhoea. Tieraerztl Prax G N 37: 365-374