Allison Vilander

Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

About Allison

Dr. Vilander is an Assistant Professor in the Department of the Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology. Her laboratory studies the probiotic bacterium Lactobacillus acidophilus as an oral vaccine vector and pre- and probiotic influences on the development of the mucosal immune system. She also works and performs research in the field of veterinary diagnostic pathology.


PhD, Pathology, Colorado State University, 2020Anatomic Pathology Residency, Colorado State University, 2017DVM, Washington State University, 2014BS, Biochemistry, University of Washington, 2006


Diplomate, Anatomic Pathology
American College of Veterinary Pathologists