Robert B Rebhun


Surgical & Radiological Sciences

Center for Companion Animal Health, Davis, CA 95616

State Licensure - New York, (inactive)
State Licensure - Texas, (inactive)
State Licensure (Academic) - Colorado (inactive)
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
Certified in Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
State Licensure (Academic) - California,
1995, BS, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2002, DVM, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2006, PhD, UT Houston/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
2008, Residency, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Active Research Grants
Co-Principal Investigator, Enhancing natural killer immunotherapy with first in dog trials of inhaled recombinant IL-15 and super agonist IL-15 in naturally occurring canine cancers , Robert Canter (Co-Principal Investigator) (Principal Investigator), NIH-NCI
Co-Investigator, Translational Research Workforce Training: Leveraging the Veterinary Specialist, Trepanier, Lauren (University of Wisconsin-Madison) (Principal Investigator), NIH-NCATS
Co-Investigator, Targeting STAT3 to Enhance Anti-tumor Immunity, Grandis (Principal Investigator), NIH/NCI
Co-Investigator, P30 Canine Immunotherapy Supplement, Primo Lara (Principal Investigator), NIH-NCI
Principal Investigator, nvestigation of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Regulation of ERBB4/HER4, (Principal Investigator), UC Davis Cancer Center
Co-Principal Investigator, A Phase I/II study of FWGP in canine lymphoma patients, Tuscano (Co-PI) (Principal Investigator), UC Davis School of Vet Med Comparative Cancer Center
Principal Investigator, Golden retriever longevity research, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Honors and Awards
2002 Pharmacia Veterinary Student Proficiency Award, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
2002 Daphne Award for Clinical Proficiency and Excellence in the Practice of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
2002 - 2006 Faculty/Alumni Merit Scholarship, University of Texas Houston/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
2005 - 2006 American Legion Auxiliary Fellowship in Cancer Research, University of Texas Houston/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2011 Rebhun RB, Culp W : Lung Cancer, Stephen J. Withrow, David M. Vail, Rodney Page, (ed), Withrow & MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology, . 432-462.
Research Focus
The Biology and Therapy of Cancer Metastasis
Specialty Focus
Comparative and Translational Oncology