Equine Medicine

Teaching and clinical programs in equine medicine are diverse and embrace the pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment, control and prevention of infectious and non-infectious diseass involving all body systems of the horse.

Speciality areas include:

  • Neonatology
  • Infectious diseases and preventive medicine
  • Immunology
  • Exercise physiology
  • Clinical pharmacology
  • Pulmonary medicine
  • Hematology and clinical biochemistry
  • Neurologic and muscle disease
  • Critical care and equine rescue

Research areas include:

Infectious diseases (Salmonellosis, Ehrlichiosis, Borreliosis, Clostridia); clinical pharmacology; preventive medicine; neuromuscular disorders; pulmonary diseases; neonatology; thermoregulation and fluid/electrolyte balance during exercise.