Mary Lassaline - Professor Emeritus

Associate Professor of Clinical

Surgical & Radiological Sciences

Office
167 VM2, Davis, CA 95616

Education
1988, BA, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
1990, MA, University of Illinois-Champaign, Champaign, IL
1994, PhD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
2000, DVM, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2001, Internship, Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital, Lexington, KY
2004, Residency, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2020, MHPE, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Honors and Awards
1988 Phi Beta Kappa, Wayne State University
1988-1989 Dallenback Fellowship, University of Illinois
1989-1993 Regents Fellowship, University of Michigan
1994 Rackham Dissertation Fellowship, University of Michigan
1995-1996 NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship, National Institute of Health
1996-2000 Hutton Scholarship, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University
1998 Phi Zeta Research Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University
1999 Veterinary Student Research Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, 1999
2000 June Evans Scholarship in Ophthalmology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University
2000 Hutton-Riley Equine Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University
2000 Harold and Jean Glassen Memorial Foundation Award in Ophthalmology, Michigan State University
2013 Class of 2013 Award in Excellence in Teaching, Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
2014 Class of 2014 Award for Excellence in Teaching, Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2017 Lassaline M : Equine ophthalmology, Maggs DJ, Miller PE, Ofri R, (ed), Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, . .
2017 Lassaline M : Disorders of the eye and vision, Reed S, Bayly WM, Sellon DC, (ed), Equine Internal Medicine, St. Louis. .
2016 Lassaline M : National and international regulations on ophthalmic disease and medications, Gilger BC, (ed), Equine Ophthalmology, . .
2015 Wotman KL, Utter ML : Immune mediated ocular disease, Smith B, (ed), Large Animal Medicine, . .
2014 Utter ML : Fungal keratitis, Robinson NE, (ed), Current Therapy in Equine Medicine, . .
Research Focus

Equine corneal disease and corneal wound healingGenetic ocular disease in horses

Specialty Focus

Veterinary Ophthalmology