Equine Medicine

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Equine teaching and clinical programs at the School of Veterinary Medicine are diverse. Faculty within the Department of Medicine and Epidemiology with an equine focus have a variety of interests that include the pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, control and prevention of infectious and non-infectious diseases involving all body systems of the horse. Clinical services include equine field services, emergency, critical care, and neonatology, internal medicine and dentistry, and ophthalmology.

Specialty areas include:

Research areas include:

  • Infectious diseases
  • Clinical pharmacology
  • Genetic diseases
  • Preventive medicine
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Pulmonary diseases
  • Neonatology
  • Thermoregulation during exercise
  • Fluid/electrolyte balance during exercise