Dr. King received her Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science from the University of Vermont and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests lie in Dairy Production Medicine and Farm Animal Welfare. She is currently working on a research project entitled “On-farm Hispanic labor trainings and its impact on worker job satisfaction and performance.” Dr. King has teaching experience in Food Animal Medicine and Surgery, Toxicology, Clinical Skills, Bovine Procedures and the Farm Animal Module for the MS in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) program. Dr. King belongs to the American Association of Bovine Practitioners and American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners. In her free time, Dr. King enjoys cooking, hiking with her dog, swimming, skiing, yoga, and any activity on the water.
DVM, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine,, 2015
BS, University of Vermont, 2011
Impact of Spanish translational services/trainings on dairy cow welfare and farm productivity
Selected Research Projects
On-farm Hispanic labor trainings and its impact on worker job satisfaction and performance (Research and Teaching Seed Grant)
Research and Clinical Interests
Impact of Spanish translational services/training on dairy cow welfare and farm productivity
Calf health and heifer raising
Mastitis and Milk Quality
Residue Avoidance and Food Safety
Sustainability of the Dairy Industry
Choi E., S.E. Childs-Sanford, N. Abou-Madi, E.E. King, B.G. Caserto, H. Priest, A.D. Miller. Hepatic Osteodystrophy in a Golden Lion Tamarin (Leontopithecus Rosalia). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine (under revision).
King E.E., R.P. Smith, B. St-Pierre, A.D.G. Wright. 2011. Differences in the rumen methanogen populations of lactating Jersey and Holstein dairy cows under the same diet regimen. Applied Environmental Microbiology. 77: 5682-5687.
King, Erin. “Differences in the rumen methanogen population exist between Jerseys and Holsteins.” ASAS-ADSA Joint Annual Meeting. Original Research Undergraduate Competition. 11 July 2011.
Spanish-speaking proficiency, ultrasounding for pregnancy diagnosis, DC305 and PCDart proficiency
Member of AABP, AASRP and AVMA
Recipient for a 2017 Cummings Seed Grant titled On-farm Hispanic labor trainings and its impact on worker job satisfaction and performance
The Daphne Award – Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine 2015
Veterinary Scholarship Trust of New England (VSTONE) Scholar Award 2015
AABP Foundation/Cargill Scholarship 2014
Lawrence K. Forcier Outstanding Senior Award – College of Agriculture and Life Science, University of Vermont 2011
Undergraduate Research Endeavors Competitive Award (URECA) 2010