Faculty Experts

The communications staff can help you find faculty experts, schedule interviews, provide background information, and arrange photo and video shoots for your stories. 

Please Contact: 

Melissa Weber, Director of Communications 
College of Veterinary Medicine
Ph: (614) 292-3752 
weber [dot] 254 [at] osu [dot] edu

Alpacas, Llamas - Camelid Health

Companion Animal Health

Comparative Virology

Comparative Microbiology

  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
  • Infectious Diseases; Molecular Epidemiology
  • Rickittsia/Ehrlichia

Equine Health

Food Animal Health

  • Cattle – Humane Handling
  • Swine – Humane Handling
  • Swine – Immunology

Food Safety

Human-Animal Bond and Pet Loss Bereavement

  • nielsen [dot] 19 [at] osu [dot] edu (Joelle Nielsen), Grief Counseling and difficult decision-making

Shelter Medicine

Veterinary Virology

Zoonotic Diseases (Animals to Humans)

  • Avian Influenza
  • Mad Cow (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy)
  • SARS
    • Linda Saif, Veterinary Preventive Medicine/OARDC
  • West Nile Virus