For Students and Residents

American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology
2424 American Lane
Madison, WI 53704

Telephone: +1-608-443-2479
Fax: +1-608-443-2474

Contact Person(s):
James H. Meinkoth
Department of Veterinary Pathobiology
250 McElroy Hall
College of Veterinary Medicine
Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK 74078-2007
Web Site:
Next Open Position:
July 2018
Application Deadline:
Oct. 27, 2017 for full consideration, but applications will continue to be accepted until position is filled.
Type of Program:
Length of Training:
3 years
No. of Trainees:
2 clin path (+3 anatomic path)
Current Trainee(s):
Program Goals:
Proficiency in diagnostic clinical pathology.
Preparation for ACVP certification exam.
Gain experience in teaching and giving oral presentations.
Program Strengths:
Proficiency in diagnostic clinical pathology; an emphasis on teaching both at the DVM student and resident level; exposure to cases involving a wide variety of infectious diseases; externships with Antech Labs offering exposure to a large number of samples and disease processes; opportunity to participate in small group and didactic teaching; weekly rounds, both clinical and anatomic pathology, with an emphasis on preparation for boards (case write-ups, mock boards).
Training Activities:
Service duty; presentations in rounds; teaching 4th year small group diagnostics rotation; didactic lectures in cytology elective and/or sophomore clinical pathology course; independent study.
Additional Training Areas:
Externships with Antech Labs.
Dependent on participation in graduate degree program.
Clinical Pathology Faculty:
Susan Fielder, DVM, MS, DACVP, Clinical Associate Professor
James S Meinkoth, DVM, PhD, DACVP, Professor
Theresa Rizzi, DVM, DACVP, Clinical Associate Professor
Faculty Research Interests:
The department has a large infectious disease research group focusing on tick-borne diseases.
Trainees in Last 5 Years and Current Positions:
This Page Was Last Updated
October 5, 2017