Wilson Rumbeiha

Professor and Agronomist

Molecular Biosciences

Diplomate, American Board of Toxicology
Diplomate, American Board of Veterinary Toxicology
Fellow, Academy of Toxicological Sciences
1982, BVM, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
1991, PhD, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Active Research Grants
Principal Investigator, ISU VDL capacity building and method development grant, (Principal Investigator), FDA
Principal Investigator, ToxMSDT: An Innovative Toxicology Pathway mentoring program targeting underrepresented STEM students, (Principal Investigator), NIH
Principal Investigator, Effects of inorganic bromide residue study pregnant cattle, (Principal Investigator), USDA APHIS
Honors and Awards
2013 SOT International ToxScholar Outreach Award
2014 Carnegie Diaspora Fellowship Award
2014 STO Global Senior Scholar Host Award
2018 Iowa State University CVM International Service Award
2018 SOT Global Senior Scholar Host Award
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2019 Rumbeiha WK: Spider envenomation, , Blackwell’s Veterinary Consult: Equine 3rd Edition, . 713.
2019 Rumbeiha WK: Smoke inhalation, , Blackwell’s Veterinary Consult: Equine 3rd Edition, . 699 - 700.
2019 Rumbeiha WK: Selenium intoxication, , Blackwell’s Veterinary Consult: Equine 3rd Edition, . 682.
2019 Rumbeiha WK: Poisoning (Intoxication) General principles, , Blackwell’s Veterinary Consult: Equine 3rd Edition, . 602 - 604.
2016 Rumbeiha WK: Vitamin D Toxicosis, Tilley LP, Smith FWK Jr, (ed), Blackwell’s Five Minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline, 6th edition, Ames. 1397-1398.
Research Focus
Applied veterinary diagnostic and clinical toxicology research - Diagnosis of aflatoxicosis using animal tissues; Blue green algal toxins on animal and humal health
Ten Recent Publications

Kim DS, Anantharam P, Padhi P, Thedens DR, Li G, Gilbreath E, Rumbeiha WK
Transcriptomic profile analysis of brain inferior colliculus following acute hydrogen sulfide exposure.

Du X, Schrunk DE, Imerman PM, Smith L, Francis K, Tahara J, Tkachenko A, Reimschuessel R, Rumbeiha WK
Evaluation of a Diagnostic Method to Quantify Aflatoxins B1 and M1 in Animal Liver by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography with Fluorescence Detection.

Kim DS, Anantharam P, Hoffman A, Meade ML, Grobe N, Gearhart JM, Whitley EM, Mahama B, Rumbeiha WK
Broad spectrum proteomics analysis of the inferior Colliculus following acute hydrogen sulfide exposure

Anantharam P, Kim DS, Whitley EM, Mahama B, Imerman P, Padhi P, Rumbeiha WK
Midazolam Efficacy Against Acute Hydrogen Sulfide-Induced Mortality and Neurotoxicity.

Baluka SA, Schrunk D, Imerman P, Kateregga JN, Camana E, Wang C, Rumbeiha WK
Mycotoxin and metallic element concentrations in peanut products sold in Ugandan markets

Ngom RB, Garabed RB, Rumbeiha WK, Foyet HS, Schrunk DE, Shao D, Paganah AZ
Penicillin-G and oxytetracycline residues in beef sold for human consumption in Maroua, Cameroon

Ngom RRBV, Tomdieu T, Ziebe R, Foyet HS, Moritz M, Vondou L, Schrunk DE, Imerman PM, Rumbeiha WK, Garabed RB
Quality of veterinary pharmaceuticals and their use by pastoralists in the Far North Region of Cameroon