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K. Gary Magdesian- BS, DVM
Professor
Medicine & Epidemiology

3202 Tupper Hall
Davis, CA 95616


kgmagdesian@vmth.ucdavis.edu

   

Education

1989 BS Animal Science, Pre-Veterinary Science, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
1993 DVM , DVM, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis,

Honors and Awards

2015 Faculty Clinical Excellence Award, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
2013-2014 The Horse Report March 2013: 2nd Place in Online Equine-Related Multimedia category; American Horse Publications Award.
2011-2012 "Equine Educator of the Year" Award, International Society of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (IVECC)
2010-2015 Recipient, Roberta A. and Carla Henry Endowed Chair, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
1997 Class of 1997 Favorite Resident, VMTH UC Davis
1996 Class of 1996 Favorite Resident, VMTH UC Davis
1996 Class of 1999 Teaching Award, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
1993 School Medalist, School of Veterinary Medicine Commencements
1992-1993 American Association of Equine Practicioners Scholarship
1989-1993 Regent's Scholar, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
1989 Outstanding Graduate (top-ranked graduating student, campus wide, Cal Poly Pomona)
1988-1989 President's Council Scholar

Licenses

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology
Certification in Veterinary Acupuncture

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • K. Gary Magdesian: Comparison of corneal degeneration and calcific band keratopathy from 2000 to 2013 in 69 horses 2017 Berryhill EH, Thomasy SM, Kass PH, Reilly CM, Good KL, Hollingsworth SR, Maggs DJ, Magdesian KG, Pusterla N Comparison of corneal degeneration and calcific band keratopathy from 2000 to 2013 in 69 horses Vet Ophthalmol,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Assessment of quantitative polymerase chain reaction for equine herpesvirus-5 in blood, nasal secretions and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid for the laboratory diagnosis of equine multinodular pulmonary fibrosis 2017 Pusterla N, Magdesian KG, Mapes SM, Zavodovskaya R, Kass PH Assessment of quantitative polymerase chain reaction for equine herpesvirus-5 in blood, nasal secretions and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid for the laboratory diagnosis of equine multinodular pulmonary fibrosis Equine Vet J,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Ability of clinicopathologic variables and clinical examination findings to predict race elimination in endurance horses 2017 Fielding CL, Meier CA, Fellers GK, Magdesian KG Ability of clinicopathologic variables and clinical examination findings to predict race elimination in endurance horses Am J Vet Res,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Medical management of recurrent eosinophilic granuloma in two Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) 2016 Bishop GT, Zuba JR, Pessier AP, Hopper J, Kendall G, Rosychuk RA, Magdesian KG Medical management of recurrent eosinophilic granuloma in two Black Rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) J Zoo Wildl Med,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Survival of a foal with type A botulism 2016 Prutton JS, Magdesian KG, Plummer A, Williams DC, Aleman M Survival of a foal with type A botulism J Vet Intern Med,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Atrial fibrillation in eight new world camelids 2016 Bozorgmanesh R, Magdesian KG, Estell KE, Stern JA, Swain EA, Griffiths LG Atrial fibrillation in eight new world camelids J Vet Intern Med,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Acquired multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency and marked selenium deficiency causing severe rhabdomyolysis in a horse 2015 Gomez DE, Valberg SJ, Magdesian KG, Hanna PE, Lofstedt J Acquired multiple acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency and marked selenium deficiency causing severe rhabdomyolysis in a horse Can Vet J,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: The use of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rTPA) in the treatment of fibrinous pleuropneumonia in horses: 25 cases (2007-2012) 2015 Tomlinson JE, Byrne E, Pusterla N, Magdesian KG, Hilton HG, McGorum B, Davis E, Schoster A, Arroyo L, Dunkel B, Carslake H, Boston RC, Johnson AL. The use of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rTPA) in the treatment of fibrinous pleuropneumonia in horses: 25 cases (2007-2012) J Vet Intern Med,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Hemolytic anemia in horses associated with ingestion of Pistacia leaves 2015 Bozorgmanesh R, Magdesian KG, Rhodes DM, Von Dollen KA, Walter KM, Moore CE, Puschner B, Woods LW, Torrisi K, Voss ED Hemolytic anemia in horses associated with ingestion of Pistacia leaves J Vet Intern Med,
  • K. Gary Magdesian: Minimum inhibitory concentrations of equine Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis isolates (1996-2012) 2015 Rhodes DM, Magdesian KG, Byrne BA, Kass PH, Edman J, Spier SJ Minimum inhibitory concentrations of equine Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis isolates (1996-2012) J Vet Intern Med,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2015 Magdesian KG: General principles for fluid therapy in critical care, Smith BP, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 5th Ed. 1370-2.

2015 Magdesian KG, Smith BP: Colic, Smith BP, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 5th Ed. 94-6.

2015 Magdesian KG, Smith BP: Diarrhea, Smith BP, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 5th Ed. 88-93.

2015 Barton MH, Magdesian KG: Critical care: The systemic inflammatory response, Southwood L, Wilkins PA, (ed), Equine Ememgency and Critical Care. 733-56.

2015 Magdesian KG, Southwood LL: Critical care: Monitoring, Southwood L, Wilkins PA, (ed), Equine Emergency and Critical Care. 623-54.