Geraldine Briony Hunt- BVSc, MVetClinStud, PhD
1312B Tupper Hall
+1 530 752 0310
Congenital portosystemic shunts: surgery, liver injury, response to surgery, anatomy.
Reconstructive surgery of the skin.
Small animal soft tissue surgery
1983 BVSc Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Hons II), University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Honors and Awards
1982 Australian Women's Veterinary Auxiliary Prize for Veterinary Clinical Pathology
Diplomate Australian College of Veterinary Scientists
Active Research Grants
Co-Investigator, Assessment of Outcome in Dogs Undergoing Percutaneous Transvenous Coil Embolization to Treat Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts, William Culp (Principal Investigator), ACVS
Principal Investigator, Comparison of cystostomy tube versus urethral catheter drainage for the postobstructive management of cats with urethral obstruction secondary to idiopathic cystitis, Geraldine B Hunt (Principal Investigator), San Francisco Feline Foundation/CCAH
Co-Investigator, Evaluation of postoperative outcome in cats undergoing ureteral stent placement to relieve ureteral obstructions, Bill Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Principal Investigator, Effect of autologous mesenchymal stem cell treatment on liver development and resolution of pathological abnormalities in dogs with congenital portosystemic shunt, (Principal Investigator), CEH
Most Recent 10 Publications
Most Recent 5 Book Chapters
2012 Hunt GB: Basic principles of surgery, , BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Surgical Principles. .
2010 Hunt GB: Diaphragmatic hernia, Bojrab MJ, (ed), Mechanisms of Disease in Small Animal Surgery, Jackson. .
2010 GB Hunt: Hiatal hernia, Bojrab MJ, (ed), Mechanisms of Disease in Small Animal Surgery, Jackson. .
2005 Hunt GB: Thoracic wall anatomy and surgical approaches, , Thoracic Surgery. 135-147.
2008 Hunt GB and Foster SF: Nasopharyngeal Disorders, Bonagura J, (ed), Current Veterinary Therapy XIV, Chapter 142. 622-626.