Valerie Moorman

Affiliate Clinical Sciences


(970) 297-5046

About Valerie


PhD, Clinical Sciences, Colorado State University, 2013Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University College of veterinary Medicine, 2004Bachelor of Science, North Carolina State University, 2000


Diplomate, Large Animal Surgery American College of Veterinary Medicine


Moorman VJ, Reiser RF, Peterson ML, McIlwraith CW, Kawcak CE. Effect of equine forelimb lameness on hoof kinematics at a trot. Am J Vet Res. 2013; 74:1183-1191.Moorman VJ, Reiser RF, Peterson ML, McIlwraith CW, Kawcak CE. Effect of equine forelimb lameness on hoof kinematics at a walk. Am J Vet Res. 2013; 74: 1192-1197.Moorman VJ, Reiser RF, McIlwraith CW, Kawcak CE. Validation of an equine inertial measurement unit system in normal horses over-ground at the walk and trot. Am J Vet Res. 2012;73:1160-1170. Moorman VJ, Stewart AJ, Purohit RC. Transient localized sweating in a horse after administration of procaine penicillin. Comp Equine. 2011;33:E1-E3.Jann HW, Hart JC, Moorman VJ, Strauss PM, Fackelman GE. Partial carpal arthrodesis in a 2-year-old alpaca. Can Vet J. 2010;51:881-884.Jann HW, Breshears MA, Allison RW, Pechman RD, Day J, Hart JC, Moorman VJ. Occult metastatic intestinal adenocarcinoma resulting in pathological fracture of the proximal humerus. Equine Vet J. 2009;41:915-917.Moorman VJ, Marshall JF, Devine DV, Payton M, Jann HW, Bahr R. Comparison of flat-panel digital to conventional film-screen radiography in detection of osseous lesions of the equine third metacarpal bone. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2009;50:577-583.Moorman VJ, Jann HW. Polypropylene mesh repair of a unilateral, congenital hernia in the inguinal region in a Thoroughbred filly. Can Vet J. 2009;50:613-616.Moorman VJ, Marshall JF, Jann HW. Persistent dorsal displacement of the soft palate attributable to a frenulum of the epiglottis in a racing Thoroughbred. JAVMA. 2007; 231: 751-754.Marshall JF, Moorman VJ, Moll HD. Comparison of the diagnosis and management of unilaterally castrated and cryptorchid horses at a referral hospital: 60 cases (2002–2006). JAVMA. 2007; 231:931–934Cesen-Cummings K, Houston KD, Copland JA, Moorman VJ, Walker CL, Davis BJ. Uterine leiomyomas express myometrial contractile-associated proteins involved in pregnancy-related hormone signaling. J Soc Gynecol Investig. 2003; 10(1): 11-20.

Research Specialty

Equine Surgery and Lameness