Mark D Kittleson

Mark D Kittleson

Professor Emeritus

Medicine & Epidemiology

Office
216 Vet Med II, Davis, CA 95616

Licenses
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)
State Licensure - California
Education
1974, DVM, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
1978, MS, Kansas State University,
1982, PhD, The Ohio State University,
Active Research Grants
Collaborator, Molecular Mechanisms of Disease in a Novel Feline Model of Familial Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Samantha Harris (Principal Investigator), NIH
Honors and Awards
1966-1968 Mu Theta
1968 National Honor Society
1973 Duluth Kennel Club Award
1974 Lee McDonald Memorial Award
1974 Merck Veterinary Award
1977 Phi Zeta
1978 Phi Zeta Research Award - Kansas State University
1980 Phi Kappa Phi
1982 Phi Zeta Research Award - Michigan State University
1989 Ralston Purina Small Animal Research Award
1996 The Buchanan Lecture (Michigan State University)
1995 Who's Who in Veterinary Science
1996-1999 Who's Who in California
2000-2006 Who's Who in America
2002-2006 Who's Who in the World
2003-2006 Who's Who in Science and Engineering
2008 Kittleson MD, Meurs KM: Detecting mutations in the feline cardiac myosin binding protein C gene associated with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in cats. US Patent #7442509
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2005 Kittleson MD : Feline cardiomyopathies, Ettinger and Feldman, (ed), Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Sixth Edition, Philadelphia. 713-736.
2004 Kittleson MD : Taurine deficiency, Tilley, Smith, (ed), The 5-Minute Veterinary Consult, Third Edition, Philadelphia. 1252.
2003 Kittleson MD : Pathophysiology of heart failure, Slatter D, (ed), Textbook of Small Animal Surgery, Third Edition, Philadelphia. 912-32.
2002 Kittleson MD : Drugs used in the management of heart failure and cardiac arrhythmias, Madison J, S Page, D Church, (ed), Small Animal Clinical Pharmacology, Philadelphia. 343-416.
2000 Kittleson MD : Therapy of heart failure, , Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Philadelphia. 713-736.
Ten Recent Publications