Dr. Matsas received his undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Purdue University and performed his residency at Cornell University. He is an assistantprofessor at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. With professional interests in Superovulation, Embryo Transfer and Semen Cryopreservation in small ruminants, Dr. Matsas has completed research in Large Animal Reproductive Medicine and Assisted Reproductive Technology, as well as the Swiss Village Farm (SVF) Foundation Rare Breeds Preservation Project. Dr. Matsas is Board Certified by the American College of Theriogenologists and serves on the Board of Directors of the Theriogenology Foundation. In his free time, he enjoys cycling, running, windsurfing and snowboarding.
DVM, Purdue University, 1984
BS, University of Connecticut,, 1980
American College of Theriogenologists (ACT)
Superovulation and embryo transfer in small ruminants
Semen cryopreservation in small ruminants
Selected Research Projects
Collection of embryos and semen from endangered breeds of sheep, goats, cattle, and horses. Privately funded.
Research and Clinical Interests
SVF Foundation Rare Breed Preservation Project
Recipient of a 2017 Cummings Faculty Development Grant with Dr. Eugene White titled Training to Learn Embryo Collection and Transfer in Swine.