Michelle G Hawkins

Professor

Medicine & Epidemiology

Office
1009 VetMed 3B, Davis, CA 95616

Licenses
Diplomate American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Avian Practice)
Diplomate American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Avian Practice), recertification
Education
1993, BS, Georgia State University, Atlanta,
1997, VMD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia,
Active Research Grants
Principal Investigator, Pharmacokinetics and safety of oral grapiprant administration to red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis), (Principal Investigator), Center for COmpanion Animal Health
Co-Principal Investigator, Pharmacokinetics and safety of multi-dose oral grapiprant administration to red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis), Joanne Paul-Murphy (Principal Investigator), Karen C. Drayer Wildlife Health Center
Honors and Awards
2009 Award in Recognition of Outstanding Service and Commitment to Advancing and Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship—Association of Avian Veterinarians; Laurie Hess (President), Heather Barron (President-Elect)
2010 Award in Recognition of Outstanding Service and Commitment to Advancing and Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship—Association of Avian Veterinarians; Laurie Hess (President), Heather Barron (President-Elect)
2011 Award in Recognition of Outstanding Service and Commitment to Advancing and Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship—Association of Avian Veterinarians; Heather Barron (President), James Harris (President-Elect)
2012 Award in Recognition of Outstanding Service and Commitment to Advancing and Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship—Association of Avian Veterinarians; Drs. James Harris (President) and Sharman Hoppes (President-Elect)
2013 Award in Recognition of Outstanding Service and Commitment to Advancing and Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship—Association of Avian Veterinarians; Drs. Sharman Hoppes (President) and Cheryl Greenacre (President-Elect)
2014 Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award (with the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians)
2014 Certificate of Appreciation-Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians Research Committee
2014 Award in Recognition of Outstanding Service and Commitment to Advancing and Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship—Association of Avian Veterinarians; Drs. Cheryl Greenacre (President) and Kenneth Welle (President-Elect)
2015 Finalist, 2015 T.J. Lafeber Avian Practitioner of the Year
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2016 Migallon-Guzman D, Hawkins MG, Paul-Murphy J : Chapter 7: Anesthesia and analgesia, Samour J, (ed), Avian Medicine, 3rd Edition, St Louis. 192-202.
2015 Carpenter J, Hawkins MG, Barron H : Appendix 1: Table of common drugs and approximate doses, Speer BL, (ed), Current Therapy in Avian Medicine and Surgery, St Louis. 795-824.
2015 Hawkins MG, Migallon-Guzman D, Paul-Murphy J : Chapter 20: Recognition, assessment and management of pain in birds, Speer BL, (ed), Current Therapy in Avian Medicine and Surgery, St Louis. 616-30.
2014 Hawkins MG, Pascoe PJ : Analgesia em pequenos mamíferos exóticos (Analgesia and management of small mammals), Cubas ZS, Silva JCR, Catão-Dias JL, (ed), Tratado de Animais Selvalgens: Medicina Veterinária- 2ª Edição (Portuguese), Sao Paolo, Brazil. 1818-25.
2014 Hawkins MG, Paul-Murphy J : Analgesia em Aves (Analgesia of birds), Cubas ZS, Silva JCR, Catão-Dias JL, (ed), Tratado de Animais Selvalgens: Medicina Veterinária- 2ª Edição (Portuguese), Sao Paolo, Brazil. 1806-17.
Research Focus
Anesthesia, analgesia and critical patient care of companion exotic animals; Emphasis on the mechanisms of pain and pain management in birds, reptiles, and small exotic mammals
Specialty Focus
Companion Avian & Exotic Pet Medicine, Wildlife Medicine