Associate Professor, Avian Medicine and Pathology, Clinician Educator Tract
Laboratory Director, Laboratory of Avian Medicine and Pathology, New Bolton Center Contact Information
New Bolton Center
Kennett Square, PA 19348
BA (Biology) University of Pennsylvania, 1979
VMD (Veterinary Medicine) University of Pennsylvania, 1983
MS (Epidemiology) University of Pennsylvania, 1988
MBA University of Pennsylvania The Wharton School, 2004
Description of Research Expertise
Major Research Interests:
Pathology and epidemiology of infectious diseases of poultry including vaccinal infectious laryngotracheitis, infectious bronchitis, Salmonella enteritidis and avian influenza.
Description of Clinical Expertise
Major Clinical Services: The Laboratory of Avian Medicine and Pathology is part of the Pennsylvania Animal Diagnostic Laboratory System. The Poultry Laboratory provides veterinary diagnostic poultry medicine and pathology service to the Commonwealth of Pennsylavnia. Services include postmortem examination, virology, RRT-PCR, serology and field investigation. The laboratory will provide microbiology and toxicology testing on cases when necessary through other laboratories at New Bolton Center.