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A. Rick Alleman

photograph of Dr. Rick Alleman

Professor

Department of Physiological Sciences
Box 100103
2015 SW 16th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32610-0103
allemanr@ufl.edu
Office: 352-294-4078
Fax: 352-392-2938

Education

  • DVM, Louisiana State University, 1980
  • Board Certification, Companion Animal Medicine, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, 1987, recertified 2007
  • Residency in Clinical Pathology, University of Florida, 1989-1992
  • Board Certification, Clinical Pathology, American College of Veterinary Pathologists, 1992
  • PhD, Dept. of Infectious Diseases & Pathology, University of Florida, 1995

Honors and Awards

  • American Animal Hospital Association Excel Award, 1986
  • Support Services Resident of the Year, University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1990, 1991, 1992
  • Charles Louis Davis Student Scholarship Award, for the advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology, 1991
  • Phi Zeta Research Award, Determination of the Genome Size of Anaplasma marginale by Use of Restriction Endonucleases and Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis, 1992
  • Auxiliary Graduate Studies Scholarship Award for research, University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1995
  • Teacher of the Year, University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine (Voted by Class of 1998), 1997
  • Teacher of the Year, University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine (Voted by Class of 2000), 2000
  • University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, Support Services Clinician of the Year 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005
  • Clinical Investigator Award from the Florida Veterinary Medical Association, 2000
  • University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, College-Wide Teacher of the Year 1998, 2002, 2008
  • Norden Distinguished Teacher of the Year, 2002
  • Clinical Sciences Teacher of the Year, University of Florida, SCAVMA, 2009
  • University of Florida Foundation Research Professorship, 2010

Research Interests

Molecular tools in the diagnosis of tick-transmitted diseases of humans and domestic animals with particular interest in development of serological assays for ehrlichiosis and anaplasmosis. Special interest in characterization of blood cells from various reptile species.

Recent Publications

Additional publications here