Veterinary Diagnosticians

Photo: Dr. Hullinger

Pam Hullinger - DVM, MPVM, DACVIM

Director

Focus: Foreign animal and transboundary disease preparedness

Davis

Photo: Dr. Mark Anderson

Mark Anderson- DVM, PhD, DACVP

Pathologist, Pathology Section Head

Focus: Livestock abortion, pathology and experimental reproduction (Neosporosis and Epizootic Bovine Abortion)

Photo: Peter Chu

Peter Chu- DVM

Pathologist

Focus: Equine abortions; reproductive failure

Photo: Dr. Kristin Clothier

Kristin A Clothier- DVM, PhD, DACVM

Bacteriologist, Bacteriology Section Head

Focus: Ruminant bacterial respiratory pathogens; Salmonella ecology in livestock; effects of sample condition on pathogen detection in diagnostic samples

Photo: Dr. Beate Crossley

Beate Crossley- DVM, MPVM, PhD

Virologist, Virology Section Head

Focus: Viral diseases (endemic and foreign); molecular diagnostics

Photo: Santiago Diab

Santiago Sain Diab- DVM, DACVP

Pathologist

Focus: Equine diseases; natural diseases of livestock; infectious diseases

Photo: Dr. Ashley Hill

Ashley E Hill- DVM, MPVM, PhD

Epidemiologist, Serology Section Head

Focus: Diagnostic testing for infectious diseases of livestock; epidemiology of equine musculoskeletal injuries

Photo: Dr. Heather Knych

Heather Knych- DVM, PhD, DACCVP

Equine Pharmacologist, Equine Pharmacology Section Head

Focus: Equine pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics; drug metabolism; biomarkers

Photo: Dr. Asli Mete

Asli Mete- DVM, PhD, DACVP

Pathologist

Focus: Avian pathology; backyard chicken diseases; iron overload disorders in captive avian species

Photo: Dr. Moeller

Benjamin Moeller- PhD, DABT

Analytical Chemist

Photo: Dr. Robert Poppenga

Robert Poppenga- DVM, PhD, DABVT

Toxicologist, Toxicology Section Head

Focus: Veterinary clinical and diagnostic toxicology; diagnostic testing methods for animal intoxications; wildlife toxicology; biomarker development

Photo: Arya Sobhakumari

Arya Sobhakumari- DVM, PhD

Toxicology Resident

Focus: Diagnostic toxicology

Photo: Dr. Scott Stanley

Scott D. Stanley- PhD

Equine Chemist, Equine Analytical Chemistry Section Head

Focus: Anti-doping methods for detection of biopharmaceutical, natural products, designer drugs

Photo: Leslie Woods

Leslie Willis Woods- DVM, PhD, DACVP

Pathologist, Electron Microscopy Section Head

Focus: Diagnostic pathology, plant toxicoses in beef cattle, diseases of wildlife

Turlock

Photo: Simone Stoute

Simone T Stoute- DVM, PhD, DACPV

Avian Diagnostician, Interim Branch Chief

Focus: Pathology of infectious and non-infectious diseases of birds

Photo: Manuela Crispo

Manuela Crispo- DMV

Avian Medicine Resident

Focus: Parasitology

Photo: C. Gabriel Senties-Cue

C. Gabriel Senties-Cue- MVZ, EPAA, MS, DACPV

Avian Diagnostician

Focus: Etiology, pathogenesis, and pathology of avian diseases

Tulare

Photo: Dr. John Adaska

John M Adaska- DVM, MPVM, PhD, DACVP

Pathologist, Branch Chief

Focus: Gastrointestinal disease of cattle

Photo: Jennine Ochoa

Jennine Ochoa- DVM, PhD

Pathologist

Focus: Avian pathology, agricultural hoofstock

Photo: Dr. H Shivaprasad

H Shivaprasad- DVM, PhD, DACPV

Avian Diagnostician

Focus: Pathology of infectious and non-infectious diseases of birds

San Bernardino

Photo: Dr. Francisco Uzal

Francisco A. Uzal- DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVP

Pathologist, Branch Chief

Focus - Clostridial diseases; alimentary diseases; pathology of racehorses

Photo: Francisco Carvallo Chaigneau

Francisco R Carvallo Chaigneau- DVM, DCs, DACVP

Pathologist

Focus - Infectious diseases; pathology of the respiratory system

Photo: Karina Fresneda

Karina Fresneda- DVM

Pathology Resident

Focus: Diagnostic anatomic pathology

Photo: Janet Moore

Janet Moore- BVSc

Pathologist

Focus: Diagnostic pathology

Photo: Dr. Akinyi Nyaoke

Akinyi Carol Nyaoke- BVM, PhD

Pathologist

Focus: Aquatic animal medicine - fish