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Our Research Team

William J. A. Saville, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM, Ph.D
Bill is an assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

Bill graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 1977 from the College of Veterinary Medicine. After a year of internship in Equine Medicine at the University of California at Davis, he went into private practice in British Columbia first and after one year went to Alberta for the next 14 years. In 1993, he was accepted into an equine medicine program as a resident here at Ohio State, which was completed in June of 1996.

Bill is now a board certified, large animal Internist. He has subsequently finished his doctoral program in the Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine. The focus of Bill's research has been Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis (EPM).

Stephen M. Reed, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM
Steve is a Professor of Equine Medicine at OSU and for many years has had a special interest in neurologic disease in the horse.

Steve graduated from OSU in 1976, and spent the next three years as a medicine and surgery resident at Michigan State University. Following that time in the State up north, he went to Washington State University as an assistant Professor until 1983. Subsequently, he returned to his alma mater as an associate Professor in Equine Medicine.

He is currently a full professor in Equine Medicine and the Section Head for the Equine Section of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. Steve's research focus has always been neurologic disease in the horse, however, his focus has changed from the equine "Wobbler Syndrome" to more emphasis on EPM.