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Leon Russell

Senior Professor

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Department: VIBS

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  • Ph.D. Microbiology, Texas A&M University 1965
  • M.P.H. Epidemiology, Tulane University 1958
  • D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri 1956
  • B.S. Animal Science, University of Missouri 1953


  • American Board of Public Health
  • American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine

Scholarly Interests

epidemiology; medical mycology; zoonotic diseases (rabies); food toxicology.


Teaching food safety in the veterinary curriculum.
Russell LH
J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1996 209(12):2050-2.

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