Marie R Culhane, DVM, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine (VPM)

Marie R Culhane

Contact Info

grame003@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-624-7423

Office Address:
385F AS/VM
1988 Fitch Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine (VPM)

College of Veterinary Medicine


DVM, University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine

PhD, Infectious Diseases, University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine

BA, English, University of Minnesota, Morris

Summary

Marie Culhane is a veterinarian working with all species, but having a special interest in diseases of food animals, especially swine. Her research involves the antigenic and genetic characterization of influenza A viruses of swine and turkeys, pathogenesis of unique influenza A virus infections in swine and turkeys, and the possible impact these viruses may have on current vaccination protocols in place in the US livestock industry. She is also involved in animal disease emergency planning at local, national, and global levels.

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Influenza A viruses of swine, avians, and humans; Influenza A virus surveillance, control, prevention, and vaccination; animal disease emergency planning.

Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine, and to Google Scholar.

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Diagnosis of infectious diseases of swine and cattle