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William David Wilson- BVMS, MS
Academic Administrator and Professor
Medicine & Epidemiology

2019 VMTH
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 2957
wdwilson@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Equine Infectious Diseases; Clinical Pharmacology; Antimicrobial Therapy; Vaccination and Preventive Medicine

Specialty Focus

Equine Internal Medicine

Education

1975 BVMS Veterinary Medicine and Surgery, Glasgow University, Scotland,
1980 MS Medicine and Immunology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
1976 Internship Equine Medicine, Surgery and Reproduction, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
1979 Residency Large Animal Medicine, Surgery and Immunology, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Honors and Awards

2006 Class of 2007 Favorite Teacher Award for 2005-2006, University of California.
2006 Class of 2008 Favorite Teacher Award for 2005-2006, University of California.
1991 Senior Student Favorite Faculty Member Award
1989 Senior Student Favorite Faculty Member Award
1989 Norden Distinguished Teacher Award
1989 Faculty Speaker at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Commencement
1988 Senior Student Favorite Faculty Member Award
1980 Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society
1980 Phi Zeta Honor Society
1980 Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
1975 Graduation with Commendation
1973-1975 Certificate of Merit (1st class) in Animal Management and Husbandry, Medicine, Surgery and Reproduction
1973 Silver Medal for Outstanding Student in Animal Husbandry
1973 Alex Thompson Award for Animal Management
1972-1975 Certificate of Merit (2nd class) in Anatomy, Histology, Biochemistry, Physiology, Pathology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Medicine/Pathology and Surgery/Reproduction

Licenses

MRCVS
State Licensure - Iowa
USDA Federal Veterinary Accreditation
Hon DACVIM

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • William David Wilson: Temporal trends in prevalence of bacteria isolated from foals with sepsis: 1979-2010. 2014 Theelen MJ, Wilson WD, Edman JM, Magdesian KG, Kass PH Temporal trends in prevalence of bacteria isolated from foals with sepsis: 1979-2010. Equine Vet J,
  • William David Wilson: Temporal trends in in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bacteria isolated from foals with sepsis: 1979-2010. 2014 Theelen MJ, Wilson WD, Edman JM, Magdesian KG, Kass PH Temporal trends in in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of bacteria isolated from foals with sepsis: 1979-2010. Equine Vet J,
  • William David Wilson: A Pilot Phase II Study of Efficacy and Biosafety of Doxorubicin Chemotherapy in Tumor-Bearing Equidae 2013 Theon AP, Wilson WD, Pusterla N, Magdesian KG, Wittenberg L, Marmulak T A Pilot Phase II Study of Efficacy and Biosafety of Doxorubicin Chemotherapy in Tumor-Bearing Equidae J Vet Int Med,
  • William David Wilson: Short Communication.  Evaluation of the kinetics of antibodies against Sarcocystis neurona in serum from seropositive healthy horses without neurological deficits treated with ponazuril paste 2013 Pusterla N, Packham A, Wilson WD, White A, Bellamy P, Renier AC, Conrad PA Short Communication. Evaluation of the kinetics of antibodies against Sarcocystis neurona in serum from seropositive healthy horses without neurological deficits treated with ponazuril paste Veterinary Journal,
  • William David Wilson: Phase I Dose-Escalation and Safety of Doxorubicin Chemotherapy in Tumor-bearing Equidae 2013 Theon AP, Pusterla N, Magdesian KG, Marmulak T, Wilson WD Phase I Dose-Escalation and Safety of Doxorubicin Chemotherapy in Tumor-bearing Equidae J Vet Intern Med,
  • William David Wilson: Prevalence of latent alpha-herpesviruses in Thoroughbred racing horses 2012 Pusterla, N, Mapes, S, Wilson, WD Prevalence of latent alpha-herpesviruses in Thoroughbred racing horses The Veterinary Journal,
  • William David Wilson: Criterion-referenced evaluation of day one clinical competencies of veterinary students: VOLES-the VMTH (Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital) Online Evaluation System 2012 Zeck S, Wall JA, Smith BP, Wilson WD, Walsh DA Criterion-referenced evaluation of day one clinical competencies of veterinary students: VOLES-the VMTH (Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital) Online Evaluation System J Vet Med Educ,
  • William David Wilson: Pharmacokinetics and preliminary safety evaluation of azithromycin in adult horses 2011 Leclere M, Magdesian KG, Cole CA, Szabo NJ, Ruby RE, Rhodes DM, Edman J, Vale A, Wilson WD, Tell LA Pharmacokinetics and preliminary safety evaluation of azithromycin in adult horses J Vet Pharmacol Ther,
  • William David Wilson: Endogenous transplacental transmission of Neospora hughesi in naturally infected horses 2011 Pusterla N, Conrad PA, Packham AE, Mapes SM, Finno CJ, Gardner IA, Barr BC, Ferraro GL, Wilson WD Endogenous transplacental transmission of Neospora hughesi in naturally infected horses Int J Parasitol,
  • William David Wilson: Prevalence of equine herpesvirus type 1 in trigeminal ganglia and submandibular lymph nodes of equids examined postmortem 2010 Pusterla N, Mapes S, Wilson WD Prevalence of equine herpesvirus type 1 in trigeminal ganglia and submandibular lymph nodes of equids examined postmortem Vet Rec,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2014 Wilson WD Pusterla N Long MT: Immunoprophylaxis, Sellon DC, Long MT, (ed), Equine Infectious Diseases, 2nd edition, St. Louis. 551-570.

2014 Valberg SJ, Wilson WD: Alterations in respiratory function (Chapter 5): Exercise intolerance and poor performance, Smith BP, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 5th edition, St. Louis. .

2014 Wilson WD, Lakritz J, Lofstedt J: Alterations in respiratory function (Chapter 5): Cough; Nasal discharge; Epistaxis and hemoptysis; Tachypnea; Respiratory distress (dyspnea); Cyanosis; Abnormal respiratory noise (stridor), Smith BP, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 5th edition, St. Louis. .

2014 Wilson WD, Pusterla N: Equine vaccination and infectious disease control, Smith BP, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, 5th edition, St. Louis. .

2013 Wilson, W.D.: Hematology reference values-premature and term foals (Chapter 72); Blood chemistry values (Chapter 73); Serum immunoglobulin versus age (Chapter 75), Madigan, J.E., (ed), Manual of Equine Neonatal Medicine, 4th edition, Woodland, CA 95776. 404-416.