Spontaneous Animal Disease Models

Spontaneous Animal Disease Models

Obsessive-compulsive disorder models in dogs and cats, and autism model in dogs

  • Nicholas H. Dodman

    Nicholas H. Dodman
    Professor Emeritus

Hyertrophic cardiomyopathy in cats, arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy in Boxer dogs, dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs, degenerative mitral valve disease in small dogs.

  • Suzanne Cunningham

    Suzanne Cunningham

  • John E. Rush

    John E. Rush
    Cardiology and Critical Care

Use of diagnostic imaging for spontaneous animal disease: CT, MRI, nuclear scintigraphy

  • Dominique G. Penninck

    Dominique G. Penninck
    Ultrasonography, Diagnostic Imaging, Radiology

  • Amy F. Sato

    Amy F. Sato
    Diagnostic Imaging

  • Mauricio Solano

    Mauricio Solano
    Diagnostic Imaging, Nuclear Medicine

  • James Sutherland-Smith

    James Sutherland-Smith
    Radiology, Diagnostic Imaging

Coagulopathies associated with sepsis, liver disease, renal disease, rodenticide, DIC, and trauma. Immune-mediated hemolytic anemia and thrombocytopenia

  • Armelle M. de Laforcade

    Armelle M. de Laforcade
    Emergency Medicine & Critical Care, Coagulation

Asthma in cats, pulmonary fibrosis in West Highland terriers

  • Elizabeth A. Rozanski

    Elizabeth A. Rozanski
    Respiratory Disease, Hematology, Emergency & Critical Care

Respiratory disease in large animals, COPD, parasitic lung disease

  • Daniela Bedenice

    Daniela Bedenice
    Respiratory Physiology, Large Animal Medicine

Animal models of obesity, metabolic syndrome, equine Cushing's, and aging

  • Nicholas Frank

    Nicholas Frank
    Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Obesity, and Laminitis

Airway disease in horses, COPD, regenerative medicine

  • Melissa Mazan

    Melissa Mazan
    Internal Medicine, Equine Respiratory System, Lung Function

Neonatal bacteremia and prematurity in foals; aging in horses

  • Mary Rose Paradis

    Mary Rose Paradis
    Associate Professor Emerita

Fracture repair, tendon and ligament injury, stem cell treatment, developmental orthopedic disease, laminitis

  •  Jose M. Garcia-Lopez

    Jose M. Garcia-Lopez
    Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery

  • Carl A. Kirker-Head

    Carl A. Kirker-Head
    Orthopedic and Large Animal Surgery, Bone Regrowth and Remodeling

Neurodegenerative disease in dogs, menigiomas and gliomas in dogs, intervertebral disk disease

  • Dominik Faissler

    Dominik Faissler
    Neurology and Neurosurgery

Obesity, nutritional support of the cancer patient, and renal failure.

  • Cailin R. Heinze

    Cailin R. Heinze

  • Deborah E Linder

    Deborah E Linder
    Clinical Nutrition, Obesity Clinic

Lymphoma, osteosarcoma, transitional cell carcinoma, prostatic cancer, hemangiosarcoma, mammary (breast) cancer, squamous cell carcinoma in cats

  • Kristine E Burgess

    Kristine E Burgess

Gaucoma in dogs, uveitis,cataracts in dogs, corneal ulceration

  • Stefano Pizzirani

    Stefano Pizzirani

Acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, protein-losing nephropathy in cats and dogs, hemodialysis, amyloidosis, interstitial nephritis, uro- and nephrolithiasis, glomerulonephritis, polycystic kidney disease

  • Mary Labato

    Mary Labato
    Nephrology, Urology, Small Animal Medicine

Canine hypothyroidism, feline hyperthyroidism, Cushing's, Addison's, diabetes mellitus

  • Orla Mahony

    Orla Mahony

Acute kidney injury, protein-losing nephropathy in dogs, interstitial nephritis, glomerulonephritis, leptospirosis, evaluation and measurement of renal function, urinary tract infections in dogs and cats

  • Linda Ross

    Linda Ross
    Associate Professor Emerita

Chronic hepatitis in dogs including Labrador hepatopathy, chronic cholangiopathies in cats, gastrointestinal/hepatobiliary neoplasia, hepatic steatosis in cats, hepatic nodular hyperplasia, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatitis, inflammatory bowel disease, hepatocutaneous syndrome, congenital vascular anomalies, fibropolycystic liver diseases

  • Cynthia R. L. Webster

    Cynthia R. L. Webster
    Associate Chair of Research; Small Animal Medicine

Tumor excision in dogs and cats, wound management

  • R. John Berg

    R. John Berg
    Soft Tissue Surgery

Osteoarthritis of the elbow, stifle and hip, cruciate ligament repair in dogs, total hip replacement, platelet-rich plasma applications, developmental orthopedic disease

  • Randy J. Boudrieau

    Randy J. Boudrieau
    Professor Emeritus

  • Michael P Kowaleski

    Michael P Kowaleski
    Clinical Orthopedics

Encephalitozoon cuniculi in rabbits

  • Jennifer Graham

    Jennifer Graham
    Zoological Companion Animal Medicine

Carcinomas, anal sac adenocarcinoma, canine and feline brain tumors, nasal tumors, osteosarcoma, squamous cell carcinoma in cats

  • Michele A.  Keyerleber

    Michele A. Keyerleber

Epidemiology and risk factors for canine lymphoma and mast cell tumors, prognostic factors and novel therapies for canine lymphoma, osteosarcoma and mast cell tumors, metronomic chemotherapy and markers of biologic effects.

  • Lisa G. Barber

    Lisa G. Barber
    Oncology, Medical Oncology