Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Eugene C. White

Associate Professor

Bovine Mastitis, Sustainable Agriculture, Large Animal Medicine

Campus Phone:
860-974-2780

Fax:
860-974-2578

Education

  • 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

Prevalence of mastitis pathogens in goat milk

Author(s):White, E.C. | Hinckley, L.S.
Publication year: 1999
Journal / Book title: 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 Interests by Area

Infectious Diseases: Prevention and Control
  • Staphylococcus mastitis control