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Kristin A Clothier- BS, DVM, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical
California Animal Health and Food Safety Lab

Thurman Laboratory
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 8754
kclothier@cahfs.ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Bacterial respiratory pathogens of ruminants, particularly those that affect small ruminants; Salmonella ecology in environmental samples, particularly those associated with livestock production

Specialty Focus

Microbiology

Education

2010 PhD Veterinary Microbiology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
1991 DVM Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA
1987 BS Animal Science, University of California, Davis, CA

Honors and Awards

2011 Selected as a memeber of an external review panel for USDA ARS targeted research proposals; provided peer review and recommendations on research proposals submitted by ARS research teams

Licenses

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists

Active Research Grants

Principal Investigator, CAHFS capacity/capability for micro testing of animal food products (Project funded annually - total award $82,500), (Principal Investigator), FDA VetLIRN

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2013 Correa CE, Moeller RB, Adaska JM, Clothier KA, Blanchard PC Pathology in practice. Soft tissue abscesses and vertebral osteomyelitis attributable to N farcinica infection in 2 calves Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association,
  • Link Icon 2012 Clothier KA, Kinyon JM, Griffith RW Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns and sensitivity to tulathromycin in goat respiratory bacterial isolates Veterinary microbiology,
  • Link Icon 2011 Clothier KA, Kinyon JM, Frana TS, Naberhaus N, Bower L, Strait EL, Schwartz K Species characterization and minimum inhigitory concentration patterns of Brachyspira species isolates from swine with clinical disease J VET Diagn Invest,
  • Link Icon 2011 Leavens TL, Tell LA, Clothier KA, Griffith RW, Baynes RE, Riviere JE Development of a physiologically based pharmacokinetic model to predict tulathromycin distribution in goats J Vet Pharmacol Ther,
  • Link Icon 2011 Clothier KA, Leavens T, Griffith RW, Wetzlich SE, Baynes RE, Riviere JE, Tell LA Pharmacokinetics of tulathromycin after single and multiple subcutaneous injections in domestic goats (Capra aegagrus hircus) J Vet Pharmacol Ther,
  • Link Icon 2011 Clothier KA, Leavens T, Griffith RW, Wetzlich SE, Baynes RE, Riviere JE, Tell LA Tulathromycin assay validation and tissue residues after single and multiple subcutaneous injections in domestic goats (Capra aegagrus hircus) J Vet Pharmacol Ther,
  • Link Icon 2010 Clothier KA, Jordan DM, Thompson CJ, Kinyon JM, Frana TS, Strait EL Mycoplasma bovis real-time polymerase chain reaction assay validation and diagnostic performance J Vet Diagn Invest,
  • Link Icon 2010 Clothier KA, Kinyon JM, Frana TS Comparison of Salmonella serovar isolation and antimicrobial resistance patterns from porcine samples between 2003 and 2008 J Vet Diagn Invest,
  • Link Icon 2010 Clothier KA, Jordan DM, Loynachan AT, Griffith RW Safety evaluation of tulathromycin use in the caprine species: tulathromycin toxicity assessment in goats J Vet Pharmacol Ther,