Students

Photo: Tiffany Sarrafian, BS, DVM (PhD student in Comparative Pathology)

Tiffany Sarrafian, BS, DVM (PhD student in Comparative Pathology)

Dr. Sarrafian completed her equine surgical residency at UCDavis. She is currently pursuing research involving muscle regeneration.

photo: Regina Zavadovskaya

Regina Zavodovskaya, MS, DVM, Dipl ACVP

Dr. Zavodovskaya is interested in bone pathology and is studying the equine bone disease Silicate Associated Osteoporosis. For more details see the Silicosis Associate Osteoporosis webpage.
Photo: Vanessa Dahl, BS, MS (PhD student in Animal Biology)

Vanessa Dahl, BS, MS (PhD student in Animal Biology)

Vanessa's goal is to determine if hoof conformation and characteristics can be used to predict injury in horses. Her study interests are horse hooves and their health.

Tim Thio, BS (MS student in Mechanical Engineering)

Sasha Curtis, BS (Masters student in Animal Biology)

Christina Rohlf, BS (Masters student in Biomedical Engineering)


Veterinary Students

Sarah Alwen

Michael Maynard


Past Students

Jennifer Symons, MS, PhD
Jen's research was focused on racehorse limb dynamics and she developed a computer dynamical model of the racehorce limb interaction with a simulated racetrack surface.

Mandy Murray, DVM, PhD
Mandy's research was on Silicosis Associated Osteoporosis. For more details see the Silicosis Associate Osteoporosis webpage

Jacob Setterbo, PhD
Jake's research was on the Racetrack Surface in a Box. For more details see the "Track-in-a-box" webpage

Shinya Watari, DVM, PhD
Shinya research was in control of osteogenic differentiation induced by biophysical cues.

Lucy Anthenill, DVM, PhD

Rachel Entwistle, MS