Eugene C. White

Eugene C. White
Bovine Mastitis, Sustainable Agriculture, Large Animal Medicine
Associate Chair, Dept of Environmental and Population Health


  • DVM - New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell - 1995
  • BS - University of New Hampshire - 1991

Board Certification

  • American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, Dairy Practice Category
  1. White, E.C., Hinckley, L.S. 1999. Prevalence of mastitis pathogens in goat milk. Small Ruminant Research.

General Research Interests

  • Alternative therapies for bovine mastitis. Studying alternative ways to make agriculture more profitable and therefore more sustainable in New England

Selected Research Projects

  • The use of Staphylococcus xylosus to treat Staphylococcus aureus mastitis in dairy cows. A pilot study to determine if the in vitro ability of Staphylococcus xylosus to kill Staphylococcus aureus will work in cases of bovine mastitis.
  • A Pilot Study of Alternative Ways to Raise Veal calves. This study will examine the feasibility and profitability of alternative, more humane, methods of raising veal calves.

Research and Clinical Interests

  • Bovine ambulatory medicine and surgery
  • Mastitis
  • Veal
  • Sustainable Agriculture

Research Interests by Area

Infectious Diseases: Prevention and Control
  • Staphylococcus mastitis control