Catherine Outerbridge

Department Vice-Chair and Professor

Medicine & Epidemiology

VMTH, Davis, CA 95616

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD)
University California License
Fear Free Certification
UC Davis Leadership Academy
UC Davis Clinician Health and Wellbeing (CHWB) Fellow
1990, DVM, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
1991, Michigan State University,
1995, MVSc, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
2000, University of California, Davis,
Honors and Awards
1986 P.J. Gillman Award for Histology, OVC.
1990 Upjohn Award for Proficiency in Veterinary Medicine, OVC
1990 Katherine Long Memorial Scholarship for excellence in small animal medicine and patient care, OVC
1995 Dr. Dennis Shute Memorial Award for outstanding achievement in graduate studies in Veterinary Internal Medicine, WCVM
1997 Merck Frost Award of Excellence in Clinical Teaching, WCVM
1998 Stan Olson Clinical Teaching Award, WCVM
1999 UC Davis House Officer’s Presentation Day: Best Small Animal Research Presentation, UC Davis
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2023 Outerbridge C, Owens T: Chapter 14, Nutritional Management of Skin Diseases, Fascetti AJ, Delaney SJ, Larsen JA, Villaverde C, (ed), Applied Veterinary Clinical Nutrition, . 345-383.
2020 Outerbridge CA: Genetic Diseases, Chiara Noli and Silvia Colombo, (ed), Feline Dermatology, Switzerland. 547-565.
2017 Affolter VK and Outerbridge CA: Case 21 Pemphigus Foliaceous, Laurel Gershwin, (ed), Case Studies in Veterinary Immunology 1st Edition, . .
2014 Outerbridge CA, Hollingsworth SD: Skin disorders of the eyelid and periocular region, Bonagura JD, Twedt DC, (ed), Kirk's Current Veterinary Therapy XV, . .
2013 Outerbridge CA, Ihrke PJ: Skin diseases affecting the eyelids, Maggs D, Miller P, Ofri R, (ed), Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 5th Edition, . 127-33.
Research Focus
  • Clinical Dermatology of all species
  • Cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease
  • Metabolic skin disease
  • Infectious skin & ear disease & antimicrobial topical therapy
  • Feline genodermatoses
Specialty Focus
Veterinary Dermatology
Ten Recent Publications

Marsella R, White S, Fadok VA, Wilson D, Mueller R, Outerbridge CA, Rosenkrantz W
Equine allergic skin diseases: Clinical consensus guidelines of the World Association for Veterinary Dermatology

Schuldenfrei MD, Lam ATH, Outerbridge CA, White SD, Affolter V
Evaluation of aural masses submitted as inflammatory polyps in 20 dogs (2000-2020).

Quilling Q, Outerbridge C, White SD, Affolter V
Retrospective case series: Necrotising fasciitis in 23 dogs

Jordan TJM, Affolter VK, Watson KD, Genovese DW, Montgomery EA, Outerbridge CA, White SD, Lam ATH
Pathology in Practice

Langrish CL, Bradshaw JM, Francesco MR, Owens TD, Xing Y, Shu J, LaStant J, Bisconte A, Outerbridge CA, White SD, Hill RJ, Brameld KA, Goldstein DM, Nunn PA
Preclinical Efficacy and Anti-Inflammatory Mechanisms of Action of Bruton Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Rilzabrutinib for Immune-Mediated Disease

Quilling L, Lam A, Outerbridge C, White SD
Treatment of crusted sarcoptic mange with fluralaner in a dog