Ralph Hamor

Ralph Hamor

Clinical Professor – Ophthalmology

Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 273-9016
Business Email: hamor@ufl.edu

About Ralph Hamor

Hamor joined the UF Veterinary College’s Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences in April 2016. Prior to that, he was a Clinical Professor and Ophthalmology Section Head at the University of Illinois, where he had been a faculty member since 1993. Hamor is currently a Clinical Professor and Ophthalmology Service Chief. He also serves as a Medical Director in the UF Veterinary Hospital.

Accomplishments

Small Animal Elective Clinician of the Year
2020 · UF CVM Class of 2020
Small Animal Elective Clinician of the Year
2019 · UF CVM Class of 2019
Dr. Gordon and Mrs. Helen Kruger Service Excellence Award
2012 · University of Illinois
Dr. Gordon and Mrs. Helen Kruger Service Excellence Award
2009 · University of Illinois
Carl J. Norden/Pfizer Distinguished Teacher Award
2009 · 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
Carl J. Norden/Pfizer Distinguished Teacher Award
1996 · University of Illinois

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate
    American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Ophthalmology

Research Profile

My research interests are generally clinical and collaborative. Topics are varied and include case reports, unique clinical treatments and clinical drug effects on ocular tissues in both small and large animals.

Publications

2016 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2014 Equine Veterinary Education
2014 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2013 Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science
2011 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2004 American Journal of Veterinary Research
2002 The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice
1999 Veterinary ophthalmology
1999 Veterinary Clinics of North America-Equine Practice
1997 Veterinary and Comparative Ophthalmology
1996 Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association
1994 Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association
1993 Javma-Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
1992 Veterinary Clinics of North America-Equine Practice

Education

Masters of Science
1993 · Colorado State University
Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine
1987 · University of Missouri-Columbia

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9016
Emails:
Business:
hamor@ufl.edu

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