Amara H Estrada

Amara H Estrada

Associate Chair And Professor

Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 392-2235
Business Email: estradaa@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

“Thank Your Vet”
2009 · Morris Animal Foundation
CE Cornelius Young Investigator Award
2008 · UF College of Veterinary Medicine
Outstanding Young Alumni Award
2006 · University of Florida
Faculty Superior Accomplishment Award
2006 · University of Florida
Clinical Investigator Award
2006 · Florida Association of Kennel Clubs

Research Profile

Electrophysiology; pacing therapy; complex arrhythmias; cardiac interventional therapy; cardiac stem cell therapy.

Publications

2013 Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine
2008 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2008 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2008 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Grants

Sep 2020 ACTIVE
Development of HITI CRISPR gene therapy for dilated cardiomyopathy in a canine model
SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS ·
Jan 2020 ACTIVE
Advancing One Health through Interprofessional Education in Veterinary Professional Curricula
ONE HEALTH ALLIANCE (COHA) · Principal Investigator
Jul 2019 ACTIVE
Pluripotent Stem Cell Derived-Cardiomyocytes for Metabolic Profiling in a Genetic Canine Model of Heart Failure
AMER COL OF VET INTERN MED FOU · Principal Investigator
Jan 2015 – Jan 2016
Heart Rate Turbulence in boxers with Ventricular Arrhyth
AM COLL OF VET INTERNAL MED · Principal Investigator
Aug 2014 – Aug 2016
Cardiac Screening Evaluations for Doberman Pinschers
DOBERMAN PINSCHER CLUB OF AMERICA · Principal Investigator
Feb 2014 – Feb 2016
The Role of the Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Kinase 4 (PDK4) M
AM COLL OF VET INTERNAL MED · Principal Investigator
Oct 2011 – Oct 2017
Evaluation of pimobendan in dogs with cardiomegaly cause
BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM VETMEDICA · Principal Investigator
Nov 2009 ACTIVE
Cardiac Cellular Transplantation for Dilated Cardiomyopa
DOBERMAN PINSCHER CLUB OF AMERICA · Principal Investigator

Education

Diplomate
2002 · American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, subspecialty of Cardiology
Residency – Cardiology
1999-2002 · Cornell University
Internship – Small Animal Medicine and Surgery
1998-1999 · University of Tennessee
DVM – Veterinary Medicine
1994-1998 · University of Florida
BS – Zoology
1989-1993 · University of Florida

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 392-2235
Emails:
Business:
estradaa@ufl.edu

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