Equine Infectious Disease Research Laboratory

Staff

The following faculty and staff are affiliated with the equine infectious disease research laboratory:

Dr. Nicola Pusterla, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology

Samantha Mapes, Laboratory Manager

Neele Holzenkaempfer, Laboratory Assistant

Nina Akana, Research Assistant

Corey Harms, Research Assistant


UC Davis research collaborators:

Dr. Gary Magdesian, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology

Dr. John Madigan, Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology

Dr. David Wilson, Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology


The research technology and laboratory infrastructure is shared with other research groups in order to improve knowledge through collaborative work. We are fortunate to work with several world-renowned experts including Dr. Connie Gebhart (Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN), Dr. Noah Cohen (College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A & M University, College Station, TX), Dr. Hal Schott (Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI), Dr. Gilian Perkins (Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY) and Dr. Laura Maxwell (Department of Physiological Sciences, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK)