Coutinho da Silva, Marco

Dr. Coutinho Da Silva

Marco Coutinho da Silva DVM, MS, PhD
Diplomate ACT

Assistant Professor - Theriogenology and Reproductive Medicine

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
The Ohio State University
2407 Galbreath Equine Center
601 Vernon Tharp St.
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Ph: (614) 292-6661
Fx: (614) 688-5642 
coutinho-da-silva [dot] 1 [at] osu [dot] edu

Professional Training and Experience

  • DVM, São Paulo State University, UNESP, Brazil, 1999
  • MS, Reproductive Physiology, Colorado State University,2002
  • PhD, Reproductive Physiology, Colorado State University, 2005
  • Assistant Professor of Theriogenology, Cornell University, 2006

Research Interests

  • reproductive physiology of domestic animals
  • sperm physiology and interaction with the oviduct and zona pellucida
  • factors affecting reproductive efficiency of horses
  • preservation of semen, embryos and oocytes
  • equine embryo transfer
  • assisted-reproductive technologies