Professional Curriculum
Infectious Diseases and Immunology

Dr. Nguyen and Dr. Curtiss sit at a table.
Dr. Nguyen and Dr. Curtiss prepare to teach a course on comparative immunology.
  • VEM 5131 Veterinary Molecular Biology: A basic overview of molecular genetics; alteration of genetic information and its consequences; molecular diagnostics and molecular therapeutics and biotech products. Course Coordinator: Dr. David Allred
  • VEM 5141 Veterinary Microbiology and Infectious Diseases: An introduction to the major pathogens and infectious diseases of animals. Course Coordinator: Dr. Daniel Brown
  • VEM 5143 Small Animal Applied Clinical Microbiology: Reviews, consolidates, and extends general knowledge of the infectious diseases of the dog and cat with emphasis on the laboratory diagnostic procedures appropriate to confirm them. Course Coordinator: Dr. Mary Brown
  • VEM 5313 Poultry Diseases: Study of diseases of domestic poultry with special emphasis on etiology, clinical signs, macroscopic and microspic pathology, epidemiology, differential diagnosis and control. Course Coordinator: Dr. Carlos H. Romero

ID&I faculty also provide graduate level instruction in programs leading to the MS and PhD degree in Veterinary Medical Sciences, as well as in other campus programs such as Medical Sciences and Microbiology and Cell Sciences.

University of Florida

IFAS

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.

IFAS

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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