Faculty

The Section of Comparative Medicine is a multidisciplinary faculty of veterinarians, physicians and scientists using cutting edge laboratory and clinical investigation to understand and treat disease.

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Jennifer Asher, DVM

Associate Research Scientist in Comparative Medicine

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Carmen Booth, DVM, PhD

Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine

Co-director, Mouse Phenotyping Service

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Janet Brandsma, PhD

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Comparative Medicine and of Pathology

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Susan Compton, PhD

Research Scientist in Comparative Medicine

Director, Molecular, Serological and Virological Diagnostics

Research Interests

Animal Diseases; Bacterial Infections and Mycoses; Rodent Diseases; Virus Diseases; Zoonoses

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Sabrina Diano, PhD

Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, of Comparative Medicine and of Neurobiology

Director, Reproductive Neurosciences Group

Research Interests

Endocrine System; Nervous System; Diseases

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Marcelo Dietrich, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Neurobiology

Research Interests

Animals; Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms; Mental Disorders; Mental Health; Nervous System; Synapses

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Vishwa Dixit, DVM, PhD

Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Immunobiology

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Carlos Fernandez-Hernando, PhD

Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Pathology

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Xiao-Bing Gao, PhD

Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

Research Interests

Action Potentials; Eating Disorders; Hypothalamus; Membrane Potentials; Neurophysiology; Sleep Disorders; Glutamic Acid; Synaptic Potentials

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James Goodrich, DVM, DACLAM

Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine