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Contact Information


Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine

Ithaca, New York 14853-6401

Phone: (607) 253-3000

Academic Departments
Biomedical Sciences
Clinical Sciences
Microbiology & Immunology
Molecular Medicine
Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences

Administration
Alumni Affairs & Development
Dean’s Office
Human Resources
Library
Media Relations

Education
Continuing Education & Conferences
DVM Admissions
DVM Financial Aid
DVM Student & Academic Services
Graduate (BBS) Admissions
International Programs and Master of Public Health (MPH)
Research

Hospitals, Animal Care & Diagnostics
Ambulatory and Production Medicine Service
Animal Health Diagnostic Center (Ithaca, NY)
Companion Animal Hospital (Ithaca, NY)
Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists (Elmont, NY)
Cornell University Hospital for Animals (Ithaca, NY)
Cornell University Veterinary Specialists (Stamford, CT)
Equine Hospital (Ithaca, NY)
Janet L. Swanson Wildlife Health Center (Ithaca, NY)
Nemo Farm Animal Hospital (Ithaca, NY)
Pet Loss Support Hotline

Research Centers
Baker Institute for Animal Health
Equine Park
Feline Health Center
Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research

Alumni Affairs & Development
Kevin Mahaney, Assistant Dean
Amy Robinson, Associate Director
Box 39, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3745
Email: vetfriends@cornell.edu

Ambulatory and Production Medicine Service
Charles Guard, DVM, Section Chief
Phone: (607) 253-3140

Animal Health Diagnostic Center
François Elvinger, Director, Animal Health Diagnostic Center
PO Box 5786, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Upper Tower Road
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3900

Baker Institute for Animal Health
Colin R. Parrish, PhD, Director
Hungerford Hill Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: (607)256-5600
Email: BakerInstitute@cornell.edu

Biomedical Sciences
Mark S. Roberson, BS, PhD, Chair,
Phone: (607) 253-3336
Robin Davisson, BS, MA, PhD Director, Graduate Studies for Field of Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Phone: (607) 253-3537
Susan Suarez, BS, MS, PhD, Director, Graduate Studies for Field of Zoology
Phone: (607) 253-3589
Box 11, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853

Clinical Sciences
Margaret McEntee, DVM, Chair
Box 31, College of Veterinary Medicine
C2 502A Clinical Programs Center
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3570

Companion Animal Hospital
William H. Miller, VMD, Medical Director
Phone: (607) 253-3060

Continuing Education & Conferences
Meg Thompson, DVM, DACVR, Director of Continuing Education
Box 52, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3200, fax: (607) 253-3198,
Email: cuvetce@cornell.edu

Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists
Alan Nixon, BVSc, PhD, Chief Medical Officer
111 Plainfield Avenue
Elmont, NY 11003
Phone: 515-488-4510

Cornell University Hospital for Animals
Meg Thompson, DVM, DACVR, Director, Cornell University Hospital for Animals
Box 20, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-6401
Phone: (607) 253-3030

Cornell University Veterinary Specialists
Susan G. Hackner, BVSc, MRCVS, DACVIM, DACVECC,
Chief Medical Officer
880 Canal Street
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone: 203-595-2777
Email: info@cuvs.org

Dean’s Office
Lorin D. Warnick, BS, DVM, PhD, Interim Dean
Box 44, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3771

DVM Admissions
Jennifer Mailey, Director
Box 37, S2 009, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3700
Email: vet_admissions@cornell.edu

DVM Financial Aid
Carol S. Gary, Director
Box 43, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
phone: (607) 253-3766
email: vetfinaid@cornell.edu

DVM Student and Academic Services
Jai Sweet, PhD, Director, Student Services and Multicultural Affairs
Box 37, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
phone: (607) 253-3700

Equine and Nemo Farm Animal Hospitals
Gillian A. Perkins, CVM, Medical Director
Box 27, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3100

Equine Park
Lisa Fortier, DVM, PhD, Director
Box 27, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 255-7753

Feline Health Center
Colin R. Parrish, PhD, Director
Hungerford Hill Road
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3414
Consultation Line: 1-800-KITTYDR

Graduate (BBS) Admission
Arla Hourigan, Graduate Education Manager
Schurman Hall, S3-009 Box 38
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-253-4448

Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research
Laura Mathews, Secretary to Zweig Committee
Office of Research and Graduate Education
Box 38, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3755
Email: lam78@cornell.edu

Human Resources
Mary Beth Jordan, Director
College of Veterinary Medicine
S3004 Schurman Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-4111

International Programs and Master of Public Health (MPH)
Genevive R. Meredith MPH, OTR
Associate Director for International Programs and MPH
Box 44, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Email: gmeredith@cornell.edu

Janet L. Swanson Wildlife Health Center
Noha Abou-Madi, DVM, Section Chief of Wildlife & Zoological Medicine
Box 20, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
131 Swanson Drive
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3060 or (607) 253-3049

Library: Flower-Sprecher Veterinary Library
Erla P. Heyns, PhD, Director
College of Veterinary Medicine
S1 019 Schurman Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3515
Email: vetref@cornell.edu

Marketing and Communications
Len Johnson, Assistant Dean for Marketing and Communications
College of Veterinary Medicine
S2002 Schurman Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
phone: (607) 253-3461
email: len.johnson@cornell.edu

Media Relations
Claudia Wheatley, Sr. Public Affairs Officer
S2 016 Schurman Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607)255-9451
Email: claudiawheatley@cornell.edu

Microbiology and Immunology
Avery August, PhD, Chair
Box 5, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3402
Email: aa749@cornell.edu

Molecular Medicine
Maurine E. Linder, PhD, Chair
Box 41, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3650
Email: mel237@cornell.edu

Pet Loss Support Hotline
(607) 253-3932

Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
Craig Altier, Chair, DVM, Ph.D.
Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3926
Lab: (607) 253-3661
E-mail: altier@cornell.edu

Research
Bettina Wagner, DVM, Dr. med vet. habil.
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education
Harry M. Zweig Assistant Professor in Equine Health (2009 – 2011)
S1086 Schurman Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 253-3755
Email: vetmedres@cornell.edu