Penn Vet Announces New and Promoted Faculty
Wednesday, September 01, 2010
[September 1, 2010; Philadelphia, PA] – Joan C. Hendricks, the Gilbert S. Kahn Dean of University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine, recently announced the addition and/or promotion of several faculty at Penn Vet.
“I am pleased to welcome these new faculty members to the Penn Vet team and have tremendous pride for those faculty who have earned promotions within the school,” said Dean Hendricks. “Teaching is one of our core missions and it gives me great satisfaction watching these individuals attain success in their careers.”
Joining as new faculty members are:
- Dr. Kimberly A. Agnello as Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Clinician-Educator, Department of Clinical Studies-Philadelphia;
- Dr. Amy Durham as Assistant Professor of Anatomic Pathology, Clinician-Educator, Department of Pathobiology;
- Dr. Roberta DiTerlizzi as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pathology, Clinician-Educator, Department of Pathobiology;
- Dr. Carolina Lopez as Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology;
- Dr. James Marx as Assistant Professor of Laboratory Animal Medicine, Clinician-Educator, Department of Pathobiology.
Internal promotions at Penn Vet include:
- Dr. David Artis to Associate Professor of Parasitology;
- Dr. Dorothy Brown to Professor of Surgery, Clinician Educator and Chair, Department of Clinical Studies – Philadelphia;
- Dr. Mary Beth Callan to Professor of Medicine;
- Dr. Barbara Dallap Schaer to Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Clinician Educator;
- Dr. Bernd Driessen to Professor of Anesthesiology, Clinician Educator;
- Dr. Serge Fuchs, Professor of Cell Biology;
- Dr. Claire Hankenson to Associate Professor of Laboratory Animal Medicine, Clinician Educator
- Dr. Anna Kashina to Associate Professor of Biochemistry;
- Dr. Elizabeth Mauldin to Associate Professor of Dermatopatholgy, Clinician Educator
- Dr. Alexander Reiter to Associate Professor of Dental and Oral Surgery, Clinician Educator;
- Dr. Jeffrey J. Runge to Lecturer of Surgery;
- Dr. Louise Southwood Parente to Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Clinician Educator.
For more information about these individuals, to coordinate interviews or for images, please contact Kelly Stratton at 215.898.1475 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Penn's School of Veterinary Medicine is one of the world's premier veterinary schools. Founded in 1884, the School was built on the concept of Many Species, One Medicine. The birthplace of veterinary specialties, the School serves a distinctly diverse array of animal patients, from pets to horses to farm animals at our two campuses. In Philadelphia, on Penn's campus, are the Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital for companion animals, as well as classrooms, laboratories and the School's administrative offices. The large-animal facility, New Bolton Center, in Kennett Square, Pa., encompasses hospital facilities for the care of horses and food animals as well as diagnostic laboratories serving the agriculture industry. The School has successfully integrated scholarship and scientific discovery with all aspects of veterinary medical education.
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