UK Veterinarian Receives National Excellence Award

At the recent American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians convention, Erdal Erol, DVM, MSc, PhD, received the 2018 BIOMIC Excellence in Diagnostic Veterinary Microbiology Award.
Share
Favorite
Close

No account yet? Register

ADVERTISEMENT

Erdal Erol
Dr. Erdal Erol | Photo: Courtesy University of Kentucky

At the recent American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians convention, the University of Kentucky’s (UK) Erdal Erol, DVM, MSc, PhD, received the 2018 BIOMIC Excellence in Diagnostic Veterinary Microbiology Award.

This national award recognizes distinguished scientists for research accomplishments in the field that can be applied for the betterment of veterinary medicine.

Erol has led the UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory’s (UKVDL) diagnostic microbiology unit since 2010. He has served as principal investigator or co-investigator on several research projects that have added to researchers’ understanding and knowledge base of bacterial infectious diseases in animals, some of which have been devastating to the livestock and horse industries. His seminal work to better understand the etiology of nocardioform placentitis in broodmares has helped better characterize the epidemiology and pathogenesis of this mysterious agent that results in late-term fetal loss, leading to ideas for better management and preventive modalities

Create a free account with TheHorse.com to view this content.

TheHorse.com is home to thousands of free articles about horse health care. In order to access some of our exclusive free content, you must be signed into TheHorse.com.

Start your free account today!

Already have an account?
and continue reading.

Share

Written by:

Related Articles

Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with

FREE weekly newsletters from TheHorse.com

Sponsored Content

Weekly Poll

sponsored by:

Has your veterinarian used SAA testing for your horse(s)?
92 votes · 92 answers

Readers’ Most Popular

Sign In

Don’t have an account? Register for a FREE account here.

Need to update your account?

You need to be logged in to fill out this form

Create a free account with TheHorse.com!