Department of Clinical Sciences

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Advancing the health
and well-being
of animals
and people

Francis Kallfelz

Dr. Francis A Kallfelz
Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY 14853

Francis A. Kallfelz, DVM, PhD

Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Nutrition


James Law Professor of Medicine, Nutrition, emeritus

Research/Clinical Interests

Mineral Metabolism, Clinical Nutrition of Companion Animals, Metabolic Diseases of Domestic Animals, Companion Animal Nutrition.


Education and Training

1966     Cornell University, PhD

1962     Cornell University, DMV with Distinction


Board Certification

American College of Veterinary Nutrition, Charter Diplomate



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Professional Service

2004-2010 Council on Education, American Veterinary Medical Association

2000-2005 National Research Council Subcommittee on Nutrient Requirements of Dogs and Cats

2001 President, Executive Board, New York State Veterinary Medical Society

1997-2007 New York State Board for Veterinary Medicine

1991-1998 Executive Board, New York State Veterinary Medical Society