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Publications

  1. Taylor AR, Welsh CJ, Young C, Spoor E, Kerwin SC, Griffin JF, Levine GJ, Cohen ND, Levine JM. Cerebrospinal fluid inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in naturally occurring canine spinal cord injury. (J Neurotrauma, Sep 2014)
  2. Mouradian-Darby AE, Young BD, Griffin JF, Mansell J, Levine JM. Lymphocytic ganglioneuritis secondary to intervertebral disc extrusion in a dog. (J Small Anim Pract, Sept 2014)
  3. Levine GJ, Cook JR, Kerwin SC, Mankin J, Griffin JF, Fosgate GT, Levine JM. Relationships between cerebrospinal fluid characteristics, injury severity, and functional outcome in dogs with and without intervertebral disk herniation. (Vet Clin Pathol, Sept 2014)
  4. Xu S, Wei J, Wang F, Kong LY, Ling XY, Nduom E, Gabrusiewicz K, Doucette T, Yang Y, Yaghi NK, Fajt V, Levine JM, Qiao W, Li XG, Lang FF, Rao G, Fuller GN, Calin GA, Heimberger AB. Effect of miR-142-3p on the M2 macrophage and therapeutic efficacy against murine glioblastoma. (J Natl Cancer Inst, Aug 2014)
  5. Young BD, Fosgate GT, Holmes SP, Wolff CA, Chen-Allen AV, Kent M, Platt SR, Savage MY, Schatzberg SJ, Levine JM. Evaluation of standard magnetic resonance characteristics used to differentiate neoplastic, inflammatory, and vascular brain lesions in dogs. (Vet Radiol Ultrasound, Jul 2014)
  6. Bentley RT, Burcham GN, Heng HG, Levine JM, Longshore R, Carrera-Justiz S, Cameron S, Kopf K, Miller MA. A comparison of clinical, magnetic resonance imaging and pathological findings in dogs with gliomatosis cerebri, focusing on cases with minimal magnetic resonance imaging changes. (Vet Comp Oncol, Jun 2014)
  7. Cooper JJ, Young BD, Griffin JF 4th, Fosgate GT, Levine JM. Comparison between noncontrast computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging for detection and characterization of thoracolumbar myelopathy caused by intervertebral disk herniation in dogs. (Vet Radiol Ultrasound, Mar 2014)
  8. Cooper JJ, Schatzberg SJ, Vernau KM, Summers BA, Porter BF, Siso S, Young BD, Levine JM. Necrotizing meningoencephalitis in atypical dog breeds: a case series and literature review. (J Vet Intern Med,  Jan 2014)
  9. Levine JM, Cohen ND, Heller M, Fajt VR, Levine GJ, Kerwin SC, Trivedi AA, Fandel TM, Werb Z, Modestino A, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Efficacy of a metalloproteinase inhibitor in spinal cord injured dogs. (PLoS One, 2014)
  10. Stout-Steele M, Levine JM. Intermittent pain and scratching in a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. (Clinicians Brief , 2014)
  11. Rinz CJ, Levine J, Minor KM, Humphries HD, Lara R, Starr-Moss AN, Guo LT, Williams DC, Shelton GD, Clark LA. A COLQ Missense Mutation in Labrador Retrievers Having Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome. (PLoS One, 2014)
  12. Jeffery ND, Levine JM, Olby NJ, Stein V. Intervertebral disc degeneration in dogs: consequences, diagnosis, treatment, and future directions. (In Press, J Vet Intern Med, May 2013)
  13. Van Wie EY, Fosgate GT, Mankin JM, Jeffery ND, Kerwin SC, Levine GJ, Greatting HH, Chen AV, Levine JM. Prospectively recorded versus medical record-derived spinal cord injury scores in a cohort of dogs with intervertebral disk herniation. (In Press, J Vet Intern Med May 2013).
  14. Lin Y, Chen Y, Wang Y, Yang J, Zhu V, Cui X, Yan W, Jiang T, Fletcher SA, Levine JM, Kim DH, Zhu JJ, Li M. ZIP4 is a novel molecular marker for glioma. Neuro Oncol 2013 (Epub ahead of print PMID: 23595627)
  15. Taylor AR, Cohen ND, Fletcher S, Griffin JF, Levine JM. Application and machine accuracy of a new frameless CT-guided stereotactic brain biopsy system in dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2013 (Epub ahead of print doi: 10.1111/vru.12025).
  16. Griffin JF, Cohen ND, Young BD, Eichelberger BM, Padua A, Purdy D, Levine JM. Thoracic and lumbar spinal cord diffusion tensor imaging in dogs. J Magn Reson Imaging 2013; 37:632-641.
  17. Clark AC, Lopez FR, Levine JM, Cooper JJ, Craig TM, Voges AK, Porter BF. Intracranial migration of Eucoileus (Capillaria) boehmi in a dog. J Small Anim Pract 2013; 54: 99-103.
  18. Fulkerson CB, Young BD, Jackson ND, Porter BF, Levine JM. Magnetic resonance imaging characteristics of cerebral microbleeds in four dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2012; 53:389-93.
  19. Barber RM, Porter BF, Li Q, Claiborne MK, Allison AB, Howerth EW, Butler A, Wei S, Levine JM, Levine GJ, Brown DR, Tong S, Schatzberg SJ. Boradly reactive polymerase chain reaction for pathogen detection in canine granulomatous meningoencephalomyelitis and necrotizing meningoencephalitis. J Vet Intern Med 2012; 26: 962-968.
  20. Wolff CA, Holmes SA, Young BD, Allen-Chen AV, Kent M, Platt SR, Savage M, Schatzberg SJ, Fosgate GT, Levine JM*. Magnetic resonance imaging for the differentiation of neoplastic, inflammatory, and cerebrovascular brain diseases in dogs. J Vet Intern Med 2012; 26: 589-597.
  21. Hettlich BF, Kerwin SC, Levine JM. Early re-herniation of disk material in eleven dogs with surgically treated thoracolumbar intervertebral disk extrusion. Vet Surg 2012; 41: 215-220.
  22. Witsberger TH, Levine JM, Slater MR, Kerwin SC, Russell KE, Fosgate GT, Levine GJ.  Associations between cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers and long-term neurologic outcome in dogs with acute intervertebral disk herniation. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2012; 240: 555-562.
  23. Levine JM. Intervertebral disk herniation - comparative imagery. Clinician's Brief  2012; 10: 18-20.
  24. Levine JM. Vertebral column MRI.  Clincian's Brief  2012; 10: 65-68.
  25. Lang LG, Griffin JF IV, Levine JM, Breitschwerdt EB. Magnetic resonance imaging lesions in the central nervous system of a dog with Canine Monocytic Ehrlichiosis. Case Reports Vet Med 2011; 2011: 1-5.
  26. Fryer K, Levine JM, Peycke L, Thompson J, Cohen ND. Incidence of post-operative seizures with and without levetiracetam pre-treatment in dogs with congenital portosystemic shunts. J Vet Intern Med 2011; 25: 1379-1384.
  27. Greatting HH, Young BD, Pool RR, Levine JM. Letter to the editor -diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis in a dog. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2011; 52: 472-473.
  28. Scrivani PV, Levine JM, Holmes NL, Furr M, Divers TJ, Cohen ND. Observer agreement study of cervical vertebral ratios in horses. Equine Vet J 2011; 43: 399-403.
  29. Blair WH, Levine JM, Kerwin SC, Spaulding KA, Young BD, Pool RR. Imaging diagnosis - synovial myxoma of lumbar vertebrae articular process joint. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2011; 52: 309-312.
  30. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Porter BP, Topp K, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Naturally occurring disk herniation in dogs: an opportunity for pre-clinical spinal cord injury research. J Neurotrauma 2011; 28:675-688.
  31. Young BD, Levine JM, Porter BF, Chen-Allen AV, Rossmeisl JH, Platt SR, Kent M, Schatzberg SJ. Magnetic resonance imaging features of intracranial astrocytomas and oligodendrogliomas in dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2011; 52: 132-141.
  32. Stoica G, Levine JM, Wolff J, Murphy K. Canine astrocytic tumors - a comparative review. Vet Pathol 2011; 48:266-275.
  33. Cooper JJ, Young BD, Hoffman AG, Bratton G, Hicks DG, Tidwell A, Levine JM. Intracranial magnetic resonance imaging artifacts and pseudolesions in dogs and cats.  Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2010; 51:587-595.
  34. Levine JM, Scrivani PV, Divers TJ, Furr M, Mayhew IJ, Reed S, Levine GJ, Foreman JH, Boudreau C, Tennent-Brown B, Cohen ND. Multicenter case-control study of signalment, diagnostic features, and outcome associated with cervical vertebral malformation-malarticulation in horses. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2010; 237:812-822.
  35. Levine JM. Intervertebral Disk Herniation. Canadian Vet 2010; Jul/Aug: 16-18.
  36. Levine GJ, Levine JM, Witsberger TH, Kerwin SC, Russell KE, Sucholdoski J, Steiner JM, Fosgate GT. Cerebrospinal fluid myelin basic protein as a prognostic biomarker in dogs with thoracolumbar intervertebral disk herniation. J Vet Intern Med 2010; 24:890-896.
  37. Hettlich BF, Fosgate GT, Levine JM, Young BY, Kerwin SC, Walker MA, Griffin JF, Maierl J. Accuracy of conventional radiography and computed tomography in predicting implant position in relation to the vertebral canal in dogs. Vet Surg 2010; 39:680-687.
  38. Dewey CW, Cerda-Gonzalez S, Fletcher DJ, Harb-Hauser MF, Levine JM, Badgley BL, Olby NJ, Shelton GD. Mycophenolate mofetil treatment in dogs with serologically diagnosed acquired myasthenia gravis: 27 cases (1999-2008). J Am Vet Med Assoc 2010; 236: 664-668.
  39. Barber RB, Li Q, Diniz PPVP, Porter BF, Breitschwedt EB, Claiborne MK, Birkenheur AJ, Levine JM, Levine GJ, Chandler K, Greer K, Kenny P, Nghiem PP, Wei S, Greene CE, Kent M, Platt SR, Schatzberg SJ. Evaluation of brain tissue and/or cerebrospinal fluid with broadly reactive PCR for Ehrlichia, Anaplasma, spotted fever group Rickettsia, Bartonella, and Borrelia species in canine neurological diseases (109 cases). J Vet Intern Med 2010; 24:372-378.
  40. Cooper JJ, Levine JM, Young BD, Hicks DG, Hoffman A, Bratton GR. Imaging diagnosis: MRI pseudolesion associated with the petrous temporal bone. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2010; 51:39-41.
  41. Snyder K, Saunders AB, Levine JM, Clubb FJ. Arrhythmias and elevated troponin I in a dog with steroid-responsive meningitis-arteritis. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 2010; 46:61-65.
  42. Dewey CW, Cerda-Gonzalez S, Levine JM, Badgley BL, Ducote JM, Silver GM, Cooper JJ, Packer RA, Lavely JA. Pregabalin as an adjunct to phenobarbital, potassium bromide, or a combination of phenobarbital and potassium bromide for treatment of dogs with suspected idiopathic epilepsy. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2009; 235:1442-1449.
  43. Schatzberg SJ, Li Q, Porter BF, Claiborne MK, Levine JM, Levine GJ, Israel SK, Young BD, Kiupel M, Greene C, Ruone S, Anderson L, Tong S. Broadly Reactive Pan-Paramyxovirus RT PCR for the Detection of Canine Distemper Virus in a Case of Canine Meningoencephalitis of Unknown Etiology. J Vet Diag Invest 2009;21:844-849
  44. Levine JM, Fosgate GT, Chen AV, Rushing R, Nghiem PP, Platt SR, Bagley RS, Kent M, Hicks DG, Young BD, Schatzberg SJ. Magnetic resonance imaging findings associated with neurologic impairment in dogs with acute thoracic and lumbar intervertebral disk herniation. J Vet Intern Med 2009;23:1220-1226.
  45. Witsberger TH, Levine JM*, Kerwin SC, Slater M, Levine GJ. Cerebrospinal fluid analysis and neurologic outcome at discharge after surgical treatment of thoracolumbar disc herniation. Vet Surg 2009;38:E49 (Abstract).
  46. Levine JM, Fosgate GT. Editorial: Medical record-derived functional assessments of spinal cord injury.  J Small Anim Pract 2009;50:507-508.
  47. Young BD, Levine JM, Fosgate GT, de Lahunta A, Flegel T, Matiasek K, Miller A, Silver G, Sharp NJH, Greer K, Schatzberg SJ. Magnetic resonance imaging characteristics of necrotizing meningoencephalitis in Pugs. J Vet Intern Med 2009;23:527-535
  48. Stoica G, Lungu G, Martini-Stoica H, Waghela S, Levine JM, Smith III, R. Identification of cancer stem cells in dog glioblastoma. Vet Pathol 2009;46:391-406
  49. Griffin JF, Levine JM, Kerwin SC. Thoracolumbar intervertebral disk disease part I: pathophysiology Comp Cont Educ Pract Vet 2009; March:E1-E13
  50. Griffin JF, Levine JM, Kerwin SC, Cole RC. Canine Thoracolumbar intervertebral disk  disease part  II: diagnosis, prognosis and treatment Comp Cont Educ Pract Vet 2009; March:E1-E14
  51. Israel SK, Levine JM, Kerwin SC, Levine GJ, Fosgate GT. The relative sensitivity of computed tomography and myelography for identification of thoracolumbar disk herniation in dogs. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2009; 50:247-252
  52. Griffin JF, Young BD, Levine JM. Imaging Diagnosis: chronic distemper meningoencephalitis in a dog. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2009; 50:182-184
  53. Levine GJ, Levine JM, Budke C, Slater M, Kerwin SC, Au J, Vinayak A, Hettlich BF, Slater MR. Description and repeatability of a newly developed spinal cord injury scale for dogs.  Prev Vet Med 2009; 89:121-127
  54. Eagleston JS, Diaz J, Kent M, Levine JM, Platt SR, Sharp NJH, Schatzberg SJ. Cervical vertebral malformation-malarticulation in the bernese mountain dog: clinical and magnetic resonance imaging features. J Small Anim Pract 2009; 50:186-193
  55. Alonsio F, Levine JM, Edwards J. Immunohistochemical features of a feline spinal cord gemistocytic astrocytoma J Vet Diagn Invest 2008; 20: 836-838
  56. Levine JM, Ngheim, PP, Levine GJ, Cohen ND. Associations of sex, breed, and age with cervical vertebral compressive myelopathy in horses: 811 cases (1974-2007). J Am Vet Med Assoc 2008; 233:1453-1458
  57. Budke CM, Levine JM, Kerwin SC, Levine GJ, Hettlich BF, Slater MR.  Evaluation of a questionnaire for obtaining owner-perceived, weighted quality-of-life assessments for dogs with spinal cord injury. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2008; 233:925-930.
  58. Levine JM, Budke CM, Levine GJ, Kerwin SC, Hettlich BF, Slater MR. Owner-perceived, weighted quality-of-life assessments in dogs with spinal cord injury. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2008; 233: 931-935.
  59. Bergman RL, Levine JM, Coates JR, Bahr A, Hettlich BF, Kerwin SC. Use of cervical  spinal locking  plates in combination with ring allografts for a one level fusion in dogs  with cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Vet Surg 2008; 37: 530-536.
  60. Griffin JF, Levine JM, Levine GJ, Fosgate GT. Meningomyelitis in dogs: a retrospective  review of 28 cases (1999-2007). J Small Anim Pract 2008; 49:509-517.
  61. Levine JM, Fosgate GT, Porter B, Schatzberg SJ, Greer K. Epidemiology of necrotizing meningoencephalitis in Pug dogs. J Vet Intern Med 2008; 22: 961-968.
  62. Dewey CW, Cerda-Gonzales S, Levine JM, Badgley BL, Ducote JM, Silver GM, Cooper JJ. Pregabalin for refractory idiopathic epilepsy in dogs. J Vet Intern Med 2008; 22: 765. (Abstract)
  63. Dewey CW, Harb-Hauser MF, Cerda-Gonzales S, Levine JM, Badgley BL, Olby NJ, Kent M, Birnbaum N, Shelton GD. Mycophenolate mofetil therapy for acquired myasthenia gravis in dogs: a comparative retrospective study (1999-2007). J Vet Intern Med 2008; 22: 721. (Abstract)
  64. Baltzer WI, McMichael MA, Hosgood G, Kerwin SC, Levine JM, Steiner JM, Ruaux  CG. Randomized, blinded, placebo-controlled clinical trial of N-acetylcysteine in dogs with spinal cord trauma from acute intervertebral disc disease. Spine 2008; 33: 1397-1402.
  65. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Hoffman AG, Bratton GR. Comparative neuroanatomy of the ox and horse: brain and associated vessels Equine Comp Cont Educ Pract Vet 2008; 3: 153-164.
  66. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Boozer L, Schatzberg SJ, Platt SR, Kent M, Kerwin SC, Fosgate GT. Adverse effects and outcome associated with dexamethasone administration in dogs with acute thoracolumbar disk herniation: 161 cases (2000-2006). J Am Vet Med Assoc 2008; 232: 411-418.
  67. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Hoffman AG, Mez J, Bratton GR. Comparative neuroanatomy of the ox and horse: the vertebral column and peripheral nerves. Equine Comp Cont Educ Pract Vet 2007; 2: 279-292.
  68. Levine JM, Adam E, MacKay RJ, Walker MA, Frederick JD, Cohen ND. Confirmed  and  Presumptive Cervical Vertebral Compressive Myelopathy in Older Horses: a  Retrospective Study (1992-2004) J Vet Intern Med 2007; 21:812-819
  69. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Johnson, SI, Kerwin SC, Hettlich BF, Fosgate GT. Evaluation of   medical management for presumptive thoracolumbar disk herniation. Vet Surg 2007; 36: 482-491
  70. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Johnson SI, Kerwin SC, Hettlich BF, Fosgate GT. Evaluation of  medical management for presumptive cervical disk herniation. Vet Surg 2007; 36: 492-499
  71. Baltzer WI, Calise DV, Levine JM, Shelton GD, Edwards JF, Steiner JM. Dystrophin-deficient muscular dystrophy in a weimaraner. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 2007; 43:227-232
  72. Griffin JF, Levine JM, Kerwin SC. Thoracolumbar intervertebral disk disease. Compendium Standards of Care: Emergency and Critical Care Medicine 2007; 9.4:1-8.
  73. Levine GJ, Bissett WT, Cole RC, Janke J, Nunes JE, Porter B, Levine JM. Imaging Diagnosis - bacterial diskospondylitis in a goat. Vet Radiol Ultrasound 2006;47:585-588.
  74. Levine JM, Levine GJ, Hettlich BF, Kerwin SC, Fosgate GT. Association between various physical factors and acute thoracolumbar intervertebral disk extrusion or protrusion in Dachshunds. J Am Vet Med Assoc, 2006; 229: 370-375.
  75. Levine GJ, Levine JM, Walker MA, Pool RR, Fosgate GT. Evaluation of the association between spondylosis deformans and clinical signs of intervertebral disk disease in dogs: 172 cases (1999-2000). J Am Vet Med Assoc, 2006; 228: 96-100.
  76. Levine JM, Ruaux CG, Bergman RL, Coates JR, Steiner JM, Williams DA. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 activity in the cerebrospinal fluid and serum of dogs with acute spinal cord trauma from intervertebral disk disease. Am J Vet Res, 2006; 67: 283-287.
  77. Levine JM, Bergman RL, Coates JR, Shelton GD. Myasthenia gravis and hypothyroidism in a dog with meningomyelitis. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc, 2005; 41: 247-251.
  78. Packer RA, Bergman, RL, Coates JR, Essman SC, Weis K, Levine JM, OBrien DP, Johnson GC. Intracranial subarachnoid hemorrhage following lumbar myelography. J  Vet Intern Med, 2005; 19: 222 (Abstract).
  79. Thompson CA, Russell K, Levine JM, Weeks B. What's your diagnosis - cerebrospinal fluid from a dog with neurologic collapse. Vet Clin Path, 2003; 32: 143-146.
  80. Levine JM, Fitch RB. The use of an orthosis in a dog with traumatic sciatic neuropathy. J Small Anim Pract, 2003; 44: 236-238.
  81. Levine JM, Hillman RB, Erb HN, deLahunta A. The influence of age on the patellar reflex response in the dog.  J Vet Intern Med, 2002; 16: 244-246.

Book Chapters

  1. Bergknut, N, Forterre F, Levine JM, Fingeroth J. Comparisons between biped (human) and quadruped (canine) intervertebral disc disease. In: Thomas WB and Fingeroth J. ACVS Manual on Disk Herniation. Iowa State University Press 2012 (In Press).
  2. Levine JM and Fingeroth J. Intervertebral disk herniation: nomenclature and terminology. In: Thomas WB and Fingeroth J. ACVS Manual on Disk Herniation. Iowa State University Press 2012 (In Press).
  3. Fingeroth J, Forterre F, Levine JM. Spinal cord compression versus injury. In: Thomas WB and Fingeroth J. ACVS Manual on Disk Herniation. Iowa State University Press 2012 (In Press).
  4. Gavin P and Levine JM. Advances in imaging for intervertebral disc disease. In: Thomas WB and Fingeroth J. ACVS Manual on Disk Herniation. Iowa State University Press 2012 (In Press).
  5. Levine JM. Neuroprotection for acute SCI associated with intervertebral disk herniation. In: Thomas WB and Fingeroth J. ACVS Manual on Disk Herniation. Iowa State University Press 2012 (In Press).
  6. Levine JM. Intervertebral Disk Herniation. In: Bonagura JD and Twedt DC. Kirk's Current Veterinary Therapy XV. Saunders 2011 (In Press)
  7. Levine JM. Ataxia. In: Platt SR and Garosi L. A Colour Handbook of Animal Neurological Emergencies. Manson Publishing/The Veterinary Press, 2012, pp 193-204.
  8. Levine JM, Levine GJ. Neurologic Disorders. In: Tveten and Willard. Small Animal Clinical Diagnosis by Laboratory Methods 5th Edition. Elsevier, St. Louis, Missouri, 2012, pp 304-314.
  9. Kerwin SC, Levine JM, Hicks DG. Thoracolumbar Spine. In: Tobias K and Johnston S. Veterinary Surgery Small Animal. Elsevier, St. Louis, Missouri, 2011, pp 449-475.
  10. Levine JM. Vertebral Column Trauma. In: Tilley LP and Smith FWK. Blackwell's Five-minute Veterinary Consult: Canine and Feline 5th ed. Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, Iowa, 2011, pp.1311-1312
  11. Levine JM. Ch 13: Brachial Plexus Injury. In: Blackwell's Five-minute Consultation Clinical Companion: Emergency and Critical Care. Mazzaferro EM (editor); Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, Iowa, 2010, pp. 99 - 104.
  12. Levine, GJ, Levine JM. Ch 91: Seizures. In: Blackwell's Five-minute Consultation Clinical Companion: Emergency and Critical Care. Mazzaferro EM (editor); Wiley-Blackwell, Ames, Iowa, 2010, pp. 693-703.
  13. Coates JR, Levine JM. The Neurological Examination. In: August JR. Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine 5th ed., WB Saunders, 2005.

National Presentations

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum, Seattle, WA June 11-14th 2013
Panel Discussion: Inflammatory Brain Disease
Rodent SCI models and their application to dogs

Western Veterinary Conference, Las Vegas, NV, Feb 23rd 2012
The Neurological Examination
Seizures: Emergency Management
Maintenance Anticonvulsive Drugs
Canine Disk Herniation
Feline Spinal Cord Disease: It's Not All Bad News
Neurological Cases

North American Veterinary Conference, Orlando, FL, January 19th 2010
The non-ambulatory dog
Vertebral column MRI
Canine disk herniation
New anti-convulsive drugs
Image guided neurosurgery
Novel treatments for spinal cord injury

American Animal Hospital Association, Long Beach, CA March 19 2010
The neurological examination
Maintenance anti-convulsive drugs
Intervertebral disk herniation
Neurology cases

Southwest Veterinary Symposium, San Antonio, TX, Sept 27, 2009
The neurological examination
The non-ambulatory dog
Canine disk herniation
Maintenance anti-convulsive drugs
Vertebral column MRI
Neurology cases

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum, Montreal, June 2-6, 2009
Vertebral column MRI
Matrix metalloproteinases: therapeutic target in dogs with spinal cord injury