About Us Our Mission and Vision for the future

The mission of the Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathology is to acquire, advance, and disseminate knowledge focused on animal and human health and their interactions in One Health.By 2030, Infectious Diseases and Immunology aims to be a centre of excellence for the prevention and control of human and animal diseases through innovative, internationally-renowned research, education and service.

Departmental NEWS

Faculty member honored with prestigious…

Dr. Dan Brown received the honor from the Bergey’s Manual Trust for his work in the field of bacteriology.

Dr. Dan Brown

Professor named associate dean for research and…

Dr. David Pascual has filled the post on an interim basis for over two years.

Dr. David Pascual

Smartphone-based saliva test that can detect…

Dr. Rhoel Dinglasan and his industry collaborators won 2nd place in a tech competition sponsored by the NIH for a smartphone-based, rapid saliva test…

Dr. Rhoel Dinglasan stands with crossed arms, wearing white lab coat.

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As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



Animal Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinarian staff is ready to assist.

Animal Airwaves

Syndicated Podcast

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health, ranging from insights into animal behavior to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends.

Animal Airwaves