IX. Graduate Programs


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

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 science: Turner

  • Immunology: Mallard, Sharif, Shewen

  • Veterinary Infectious Diseases

    Veterinary bacteriology: Boerlin, MacInnes, Prescott, Weese

    Veterinary parasitology: Barta, Peregrine

    Veterinary Virology: Nagy, Wootton

  • Veterinary Pathology

    Anatomic pathology: Barker, Caswell, Foster, Hayes, Wood G.

    Clinical pathology: Bienzle, Jacobs, Wood D.

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

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