Our Team

Faculty

Dr. Wayne McIlwraith

Founding Director, ORC
Barbara Cox Anthony University Chair Emeritus

Dr. Laurie Goodrich

Director, Orthopaedic Research Center
Barbara Cox Anthony University Chair
Professor, Equine Surgery & Lameness

Dr. Myra Barrett

Associate Professor,
Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging

Dr. Luke Bass

Associate Professor,
Equine Field Service

Dr. Erin Contino

Associate Professor
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Felix Duerr

Professor,
Small Animal Orthopedics

Dr. David Frisbie

Professor,
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Kevin Haussler

Associate Professor
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Fiona Hollinshead

Associate Professor,
Small Animal Reproduction

Dr. Chris Kawcak

Professor,
Equine Surgery & Lameness
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Melissa King

Professor,
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Brad Nelson

Assistant Professor,
Equine Surgery & Lameness

Dr. Lynn Pezzanite

Assistant Professor,
Equine Surgery & Lameness

Dr. Kelly Santangelo

Associate Professor,
Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology

Dr. Katie Seabaugh

Associate Professor
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Kurt Selberg

Associate Professor,
Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging

Dr. Katie Sikes

Assistant Professor,
Preclinical Surgery Research Laboratory

Dr. Melinda Story

Assistant Professor,
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Kelly Zersen

Imaging/Anesthesia Coordinator

Staff

Michelle Alexander

Administrative Assistant,
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Becca Cedar

Veterinary Technician
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Jennifer Daniels

Research Trials Coordinator

Natalie Lombard

ORC/TMI Surgical Technician

Melinda Meyer

Research Associate,
Equine Reproduction Laboratory

Meredith Park

Veterinary Technician
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Mikala Vig

Resident,
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Zoe Williams

Resident,
Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Post Doctoral Fellows and Graduate Students

Charlie Barton

Equine Surgery & Lameness,
MS Candidate

Sandro Colla

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Resident,
MS Candidate

Angie Esselman

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Resident,
MS Candidate

Tom O'Brien

Equine Surgery & Lameness,
MS Candidate

Frances Peat

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation,
Post- Residency, PhD Candidate

Gabby Solum

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Lauren Smanik

Equine Surgery & Lameness,
Post-Residency, PhD Candidate

Riley Thompson

Equine Reproduction,
Post-Doctoral Scientist

Recently Graduated

Sherry Johnson standing with gray and white horse
Sherry Johnson

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation, PhD

Ah Young Kim

Small Animal Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Resident, MS

Holly Stewart

Equine Surgery & Lameness, PhD

Professional portrait of Hayley Sullivan
Hayley Sullivan

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Resident, MS

Alicia Yocom

Equine Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Resident, MS