Veterinary Pathology, including studying the pathology of a variety of conditions in animals in an attempt to better model human disease.
Discovery and diagnosis of diseases in animals
Bacterial genomics and vector-borne diseases
Bacterial genome sequencing and bioinformatics
Rickettsial diseases such as Anaplasma marginale and other model systems
Disease research, including how to better use archived samples for genetic research
Examining alternative fixatives for DNA research
Determining the maximum useful sample age for DNA recovery from diagnostic tissue samples.
Animals as model systems for disease
Pathology of a variety of conditions in animals in an attempt to better model human disease.