John Madigan

Professor Emeritus

Medicine & Epidemiology

2415A Tupper Hall, Davis, CA 95616

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Diplomate American College of Animal Welfare
1970, BS, University of California, Davis,
1972, MS, University of California, Davis,
1975, DVM, University of California, Davis,
Active Research Grants
Principal Investigator, Investigation of birth transition of consciousness in a swine model, (Principal Investigator), Private donor
Honors and Awards
1996 Pfizer Award Research Excellence
1994 US Army Certificate of Appreciation for Sling Rescue Operations
1997 Certificate of Appreciation for Flood Emergency Workers Recognition Day
2006 American Red Cross Hero Award, Animal Rescue Category
2006 US House of Representatives Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition Award (Congressman Mike Thompson)
2006 California State Assembly Certificate of Recognition
2006 American Association of Equine Practitioners Distinguished Service Award
2006 Letter of Commendation (Congressman Wally Herger)
2006 American Veterinary Medical Association Welfare Award
2007 Legend of Academic Medicine, Large Animal Medicine, Kansas State University
2008 Alumni Achievement Award, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
2008 UC Davis Centennial Fall Convocation Speaker, Mondavi Center, UC Davis
2013 Distinguished Professor - University of California -Davis
2014 Milne Lecture -Lifetime Achievement Award - American Association of Equine Practitioners 2014
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2010 Madigan JE : Potomac Horse Fever, , Merck Veterinary Manual, . .
2010 Madigan JE : Anaplasma phagocytophilum in horses, , Merck Veterinary Manual, . .
2007 Madigan JE : Headshaking in horses, Smith B, (ed), Large Animal Internal Medicine, . .
2007 Pusterla N, Madigan JE : Neorickettsia risticii, Sellon and Long, (ed), Equine Infectious Diseases, . 357-62.
2007 Pusterla N, Madigan JE : Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Sellon and Long, (ed), Equine Infectious Disease, Phildelphia. 354-7.
Research Focus

Equine and Comparative Neurology, Neonatal medicine, Transition of consciousness at birth in infants and neonatal foals, Trigeminal Mediated Headshaking, Infectious disease