The College is organized into six functional and administrative units: College Administration, the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, the Department of Infectious Diseases & Pathology, the Department of Physiological Sciences, the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, and the UF Veterinary Hospitals. The CVM is included within two University of Florida administrative units, having funding and reporting ties to both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and the Health Science Center.
The College is administratively organized with Dean James W. Lloyd as the chief officer. Dr. John Harvey serves as Executive Associate Dean, in charge of budgetary oversight and day-to-day college operations. Dr. Pam Ginn serves as Associate Dean for Students and Instruction, overseeing the professional Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program, admissions, teaching and curriculum and student affairs. Dr. Ammon Peck serves as Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies and oversees research, grants as well as the college’s Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programs. Karen Legato is Senior Director of Development and Alumni Affairs and Sarah Carey is our Director of Public Relations.
Our department chairmen include Dr. Carlos Risco, Large Animal Clinical Sciences; Dr. John Dame, Infectious Diseases and Pathology; Dr. Paul Cooke, Physiological Sciences; and Dr. Rowan Milner, Small Animal Clinical Sciences.
The UF Veterinary Hospitals at the UF College of Veterinary Medicine include the Small Animal Hospital, the Large Animal Hospital, and Pet Emergency Treatment Services in Ocala, each of which functions under the direction of Dr. Dana Zimmel, Chief of Staff.
The business, administrative and support services for the College are under the supervision of Director of Medical/Health Administration John Haven. The Associate Director of Finance and Budget is David Segura.