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VSCS Faculty

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M.S. Auburn Alabama, Auburn University 1977
Residency Auburn Alabama, Auburn University 1977
BVetMed London, England, University of London 1973
Professor
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Residency Angell Animal Medical Center 2007
Diplomate , ACVECC 2007
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University 2001
B.S. Animal Science, Louisiana State University 1997
Assistant Professor
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Residency Clinical Pathology, Texas A&M University 1976
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Missouri 1973
Professor
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Diplomate Veterinary Nutrition, American College of Veterinary Nutrition 1988
Ph.D. Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1980
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1979
M.S. Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 1975
B.S. Chemistry, University of Kentucky 1971
Senior Professor
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M.S. Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, Texas A&M University 1972
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 1968
B.S. Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 1966
Professor
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Lecturer
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Clinical Assistant Professor
Veterinarian
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Residency Anesthesiology, North Carolina State University 1991
Post-Doc. Postoperative Analgesia, North Carolina State University 1989
Residency Zoo/Lab Animal Medicine, University of Rochester 1982
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee 1981
M.S. Genetics, University of Tennessee 1978
AB Biopsychology, Vassar College 1975
Professor
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Diplomate European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine 1996
Residency Small Animal Internal Medicine, Davis College of Veterinary Medicine 1994
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine 1994
BVM&S Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies 1989
Associate Professor
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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons 1995
M.S. Veterinary Surgery, Purdue University 1991
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 1986
B.S. Veterinary Science, University of Minnesota 1984
B.S. Biology, University of Minnesota 1982
Clinical Professor
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Clinical Assistant Professor
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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Dermatology 2011
Residency Dermatology, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2010
D.V.M. Kansas State University 2005
B.A. Biology, Cornell University 2001

Lecturer
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Diplomate American Veterinary Dental College 2003
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1979
B.S. Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University 1978
B.S. Biology, Sam Houston State University 1971
Clinical Professor
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D.V.M. Texas A&M University 2001
Lecturer
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Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology, Texas A&M University 1992
Residency Small Animal Surgery, Ohio State University 1986
M.S. Veterinary Anatomy, Ohio State University 1986
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University 1982
B.S. Animal Sciences, University of Idaho 1979
Professor, Tom and Joan Read Endowed Chair in Veterinary Surgery
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DVS Cardiology, Ontario Veterinary College 1998
D.V.M. Ontario Veterinary College 1994
B.S. Toxicology, University of Guelph 1990
Associate Professor
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D.V.M. Texas A&M University 2007
B.S. Biology & Chemistry, Baylor University 2002
Lecturer
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M.S. Small Animal Surgery & Medicine, Michigan State University 1973
Residency Veterinary Anesthesiology, Michigan State University 1973
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1971
B.S. Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University 1970
Professor and Head
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M.S. Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Louisiana State University 2002
Resident Zoological Medicine, Louisiana State University 2002
Intern Bird Zoo & Exotic Med, Louisiana State University 1999
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1995
Associate Professor
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Residency Avian Medicine and Surgery, North Carolina State University 1999
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Oklahoma State University 1993
Associate Nursing, Oklahoma State University Technical Institute 1983
Clinical Associate Professor
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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons 1994
Ph.D. Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, Texas A&M University 1993
Residency Small Animal Surgery, Texas A&M University 1991
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1987
B.S. Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University 1985
AS Animal Science, Abilene Christian University 1983
AS Animal Science, Cisco Junior College 1981

Professor
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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Sciences 1977
Residency Kansas State University 1973
D.V.M. Texas A&M University 1970
B.S. Texas A&M University 1968
Veterinarian (Surgeon)
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Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons 1994
M.S. Veterinary Physiology, LSU 1993
Resident Small Animal Surgery, Louisiana State University 1992
Internship Small Animal Surgery, Louisiana State University 1989
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1988
B.S. Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University 1986
Professor
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M.S. Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota 1979
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University 1972
B.S. Veterinary Science, Colorado State University 1970
Professor
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Diplomate Anesthesia, ACVA 2010
Master Veterinary Sciences, Washington State University 2006
Residency Anesthesiology, Washington State University 2006
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica 2000
Assistant Professor
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Resident Neurology/Neurosurgery, Texas A&M University 2005
Internship Small Animal Surgery, Colorado State University 2002
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University 2001
B.S. Cornell University 1995
Associate Professor
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Residency Small Animal Internal Medicine, Texas A&M University 2011
BVMS Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, University of Glasgow 2002
Graduate Assistant - Research
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Residency Neurology/Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee 2011
Internship Small Animal Medicine, Purdue University 2008
D.V.M. University of Tennessee 2007
B.A. Hendrix College 2003
Clinical Assistant Professor
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Diplomate Anesthesia, Am. College of Veterinary Anesthesia 1992
Residency Anesthesiology, Cornell University 1990
Internship Anesthesiology, Cornell University 1988
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee 1987
B.S. Animal Science/Agriculture, University of Tennessee 1985
Associate Professor
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Diplomate Anesthesia, ACVA 1988
Residency Anesthesia, NYS College of Veterinary Medicine 1985
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, NYS College of Veterinary Medicine 1978
B.A. Biology, Hamilton-Kirkland College 1973
Professor
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M.S. Veterinary Sciences, Ohio State University 1993
Residency Veterinary Medicine, Ohio State University 1988
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Ohio State University 1984
Diplomate Cardiology, ACVIM
Professor and Director of TIPS
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CCP Cardiovascular Perfusion, American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion 1996
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1978
B.S. Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University 1976
Clinical Associate Professor
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Resident University of Illinois 2005
Intern The University of Tennessee 2002
D.V.M. Mississippi State University 2001
B.S. Mississippi State University 1998
Clinical Assistant Professor
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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons 2004
M.S. Veterinary Science, Louisiana State University 2002
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University 1998
B.S. Journalism, University of Texas - Tyler, TX 1986
Clinical Associate Professor
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Diplomate Cardiology, ACVIM 2005
Residency Cardiology, Texas A&M University 2005
Internship The University of Tennessee 2002
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 2001
B.S. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1998
Assistant Professor
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Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons 2010
Residency Texas A&M University 2009
Ph.D. Texas A&M University Health Science Center 2005
Internship University of Tennessee 2002
D.V.M. Texas A&M University 2001
B.S. Texas A&M University 1998
Assistant Professor
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D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Oklahoma State University 2003
B.S. Zoology, University of Oklahoma 1999
Lecturer
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Ph.D. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 2000
Dr.Med.Vet Veterinary Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany 1995
Med. Vet. Veterinary Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany 1992
Professor - Joint Appointment
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Residency ABVP, Companion Animal Medicine/Surgery, Mississippi State University 2002
Internship SA Medicine/Surgery, Mississippi State University 1998
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1997
B.S. Veterinary Science, Texas A&M University 1994
B.S. Wildlife/Fisheries Sciences, Texas A&M University 1993
Clinical Associate Professor
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Diplomate ACVM (Immunology), American College of Veterinary Microbiologists 2012
Ph.D. Veterinary Microbiology, Texas A&M University 2005
Dr.med.vet Veterinary Sciences, Veterinary University of Vienna 2003
med. vet. Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary University of Vienna 1997
Clinical Assistant Professor
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Residency Small Animal Surgery, University of Florida 2011
M.S. Small Animal Surgery, University of Florida 2009
Internship Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of Tennessee 2007
D.V.M. University of Missouri 2006
B.S. Biology, University of Missouri 2002
Clinical Assistant Professor
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M.S. Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University 1977
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1975
B.S. Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University 1974
Professor
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Diplomate Oncology, ACVIM 2007
D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine, University of Tennessee 2003
Assistant Professor
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Ph.D. Nutrition, Texas A&M University 1997
Diplomate ACVIM 1993
M.S. Iowa State University 1992
D.V.M. Kansas State University 1984
B.S. Kansas State University 1982
Associate Professor