2007-2008 University of Guelph Graduate Calendar

VIII. Graduate Programs


The Department of Pathobiology offers programs in Veterinary Pathology, Comparative Pathology, Veterinary Infectious Diseases, and Immunology.

There are four graduate degree programs. The department offers programs of study leading to MSc and PhD degrees and a Graduate Diploma. The department also participates in the inter-departmental Doctor of Veterinary Science (DVSc) program.

Fields of Study

The Department of Pathobiology provides graduate programs in the following fields:

  • Comparative Pathology

    Avian pathology: Hunter, Smith; Fish pathology: Lumsden; Zoo animal/wildlife pathology: Barker, Hunter, Jardine, Smith; Laboratory animal medicine: Turner.

  • Immunology: Mallard, Sharif, Shewen.

  • Veterinary Infectious Diseases

    Veterinary bacteriology: Boerlin, MacInnes, Prescott; Veterinary parasitology: Barta, Peregrine; Veterinary Virology: Nagy.

  • Veterinary Pathology

    Anatomic pathology: Barker, Brooks, Caswell, Foster, Hayes; Clinical pathology: Bienzle, Jacobs, Wood.

The DVSc is offered in applied areas of microbiology, immunology or pathology. The diploma program is offered in applied areas of pathology.