Ralph E. Hamor

Ralph E. Hamor

Ralph E. Hamor

Clinical Professor & Service Chief – Ophthalmology

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100126
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL  32608-0125
FAX 352-846-2445


  • DACVO, 1994
  • MS, Colorado State University, 1993
  • DVM, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1987

Honors and Awards

  • Carl J. Norden/Pfizer Distinguished Teacher Award, 2009 & 1996, University of Illinois
  • Dr. Gordon and Mrs. Helen Kruger Service Excellence Award, 2009 & 2012, University of Illinois
  • Dr. Beryl D. and Renee Mell Faculty Award, 2008, University of Illinois
  • Dr. Gordon and Mrs. Helen Kruger Teaching Excellence Award, 2005, University of Illinois
  • Dr. and Mrs. Lloyd Helper Faculty Collegiality Award, 2003, University of Illinois
  • Campus Award for Excellence in Graduate and Professional Teaching, Honorable Mention-1999, University of Illinois
  • Chicago Veterinary Medical Association Outstanding Instructor Award, 1998, University of Illinois

Research Interests

  • As a clinical professor, my main interests involve the training of students, interns and residents. I have broad interest in the clinical application of electrodiagnostic evaluation of retinal disease, tear film evaluation and clinical drug therapy.

Recent Publications

Additional publications here