Larry Cowgill

Larry Cowgill


Medicine & Epidemiology

224 VMII, Davis, CA 95616

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
1969, BS, University of California, Davis,
1971, DVM, University of California, Davis,
1977, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia,
Active Research Grants
Principal Investigator, Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy ECI-TCC-1 to Treat Transitional Cell Carcinoma in Dogs, (Principal Investigator), Elias Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Effect of galectin-3 adsorption on the outcome of dogs with chronic kidney disease, Carrie Palm (Principal Investigator), Eliaz Therapeutics
Honors and Awards
1965 Sears Roebuck Agricultural Scholarship
1965 Peter J. Shields Scholarship, University of California
1965 Lillie May Richards Scholarship, University of California
1973 National Institutes of Health, Special Research Fellowship Award
1979 Passed certifying examination and accepted as Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
1999 AKC Excellence in Canine Research Award, presented by the American Veterinary Medical Foundation and sponsored by the American Kennel Club
2003 Robert M. Cello Distinguished Lecturer
2010 European Society of Veterinary Nephrology Urology-Hills Award 2010
2010 Pioneer Specialist Award, ACVIM Foundation
2016 American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Jack Mara Scientific Achievement Award
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2012 Cowgill LD, Francey T : Hemodialysis and extracorporeal blood purification, DiBartola SP, (ed), Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders in Small Animal Practice, St. Louis. 680-712.
2012 Cowgill LD, Langston CE : History of hemodialysis in dog and other companion animals, Ing TS, Rahman MA, Kjellstrand CM, (ed), Dialysis: History, Development and Promise, Singapore. 901-13.
2011 Ross SJ, Cowgill LD : Anemia of chronic kidney disease, Tilley LP, Smith Jr FWK, (ed), Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline, Ames. .
2011 Ross SJ, Cowgill LD : Renal failure, acute uremia, Tilley LP, Smith Jr FWK, (ed), Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline, Ames. .
2011 Cowgill LD, Langston CE : Acute kidney insufficiency, Bartges J, Polzin D, (ed), Nephrology and Urology of Small Animals, . 472-516.
Research Focus
Clinical nephrologyExtracorporeal therapyHemodialysisTherapeutic apheresisAcute kidney injury
Specialty Focus
Small Animal MedicineClinical nephrologyHemodialysisExtracorporeal therapies
Ten Recent Publications

Fiocchi EH, Cowgill LD, Brown DC, Markovich JE, Tucker S, Labato MA, Callan MB
The Use of Darbepoetin to Stimulate Erythropoiesis in the Treatment of Anemia of Chronic Kidney Disease in Dogs

Cianciolo RE, Mohr FC, Aresu L, Brown CA, James C, Jansen JH, Spangler WL, van der Lugt JJ, Kass PH, Brovida C, Cowgill LD, Heiene R, Polzin DJ, Syme H, Vaden SL, van Dongen AM, Lees GE
World Small Animal Veterinary Association Renal Pathology Initiative: Classification of glomerular diseases in dogs

Cowgill LD, Polzin DJ, Elliott J, Nabity MB, Segev G, Grauer GF, Brown S, Langston C, van Dongen AM
Is Progressive Chronic Kidney Disease a Slow Acute Kidney Injury?