Excellent Graduate Student Recruitment receipt2014 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia
Outstanding Service Resident Award in Food Animal Reproduction and Medicine Service receipt2014 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida
Resident Research Award Competition receipt2012 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida
Resident Research Award Competition receipt2011 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida
VEM5735 Food Anml/Repro Med
VEM5835 Food Animal Repro Med
VEM5277 Adv Bovine Reproduct
VEM5530 Adv Beef Practice
VEM5836 Adv Clk Rural Anim Md
VME4103 Livestock Health/Disease Prevention
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
– Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex – Trace Minerals – Infectious diseases of beef cattle – Reproduction
Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)
An Overview of the Bovine Leukemia Virus
EDIS. 2023(3) [DOI] 10.32473/edis-vm253-2023.
Impact of COVID-19 on Dairy Herd Profitability: A Review at the Global Level
Farm Animal Health and Nutrition. 2(1):01-07 [DOI] 10.58803/fahn.2023.2.1.01.
Analysis of the USDA’s 2017 Cow-Calf Management Practices Results: Part 3—Natural Service and Bull Management
EDIS. 2022(5) [DOI] 10.32473/edis-an386-2022.
Changes in serum testosterone and anti-Müllerian hormone concentration in bulls undergoing scrotal insulation
Domestic Animal Endocrinology. 78 [DOI] 10.1016/j.domaniend.2021.106685.
A Research-Based Summary on Trace Minerals for Cattle
EDIS. 2021(6) [DOI] 10.32473/edis-vm245-2021.
Analysis of the USDA’s 2017 Cow-Calf Management Practices Results: Part 1—Calf Crop and Calving Distribution
EDIS. 2021(6) [DOI] 10.32473/edis-an375-2021.
Analysis of the USDA’s 2017 Cow-Calf Management Practices Results: Part 2—Breeding Practices/Reproductive Technologies
EDIS. 2021(6) [DOI] 10.32473/edis-an379-2021.
Reproductive Tract Score: A Tool for Evaluating Beef Heifer Reproductive Potential
EDIS. 2021(6) [DOI] 10.32473/edis-an370-2021.
Immune response and onset of protection from Bovine viral diarrhea virus 2 infection induced by modified-live virus vaccination concurrent with injectable trace minerals administration in newly received beef calves
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology.
Utilization of exogenous enzymes in beef cattle creep feeds
Journal of Applied Animal Research. 48(1):70-77 [DOI] 10.1080/09712119.2020.1732985.
Comparison of follicular development, timing of ovulation and serum progesterone, estradiol and luteinizing hormone concentrations in dairy heifers treated with 4- or 5-day CoSynch + CIDR protocols
Veterinary medicine and science.. 5(3):379-389 [DOI] 10.1002/vms3.171. [PMID] 31006992.
Effect of injectable trace minerals administered concurrently with a modified live virus vaccine on long-term protection against bovine viral diarrhea virus acute infection in dairy calves
Research in veterinary science (Online). 119:250-258 [DOI] 10.1016/j.rvsc.2018.07.003. [PMID] 30036856.
Effect of liposome-containing diluent and centrifugation on motion parameters and membrane integrity of electroejaculated cooled bovine spermatozoa
Clinical Theriogenology. 10(1):25-31
Effects of injectable trace minerals on the immune response to Mannheimia haemolytica and Pasteurella multocida following vaccination of dairy calves with a commercial attenuated-live bacterin vaccine
The Professional Animal Scientist. 34(1):59-66 [DOI] 10.15232/pas.2017-01695.
Optimization of a protocol for cryopreservation of electroejaculated beef bull semen under ambulatory conditions
Clinical Theriogenology. 9(4):563-572
Combined use of progesterone inserts, ultrasongraphy, and GnRH to identify and resynchronize nonpregnant cows and heifers 21 days after timed artificial insemination.
Theriogenology. 85(2):230-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2015.09.052. [PMID] 26522703.
Effects of injectable trace minerals on humoral and cell-mediated immune responses to Bovine viral diarrhea virus, Bovine herpesvirus 1 and Bovine respiratory syncytial virus following administration of a modified-live virus vaccine in dairy calves
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 178:88-98 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vetimm.2016.07.003. [PMID] 27496747.
Effect of feeding maternal colostrum or plasma-derived or colostrum-derived colostrum replacer on passive transfer of immunity, health, and performance of preweaning heifer calves.
Journal of dairy science. 96(5):3247-56 [DOI] 10.3168/jds.2012-6339. [PMID] 23497992.
The effect of intrauterine administration of mannose or bacteriophage on uterine health and fertility of dairy cows with special focus on Escherichia coli and Arcanobacterium pyogenes.
Journal of dairy science. 95(6):3100-9 [DOI] 10.3168/jds.2011-5063. [PMID] 22612946.
Mar 2023 ACTIVE
Prevalence, fecal egg counts, and species identification of Gastrointestinal nematodes in beef cow/calf operations in Florida
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Jun 2022 ACTIVE
Mitigating Heat Stress in grazing Bos Indicus-Influenced Beef Cattle in Tropical/Subtropical Environments
Role: Co-Project Director/Principal Investigator
Funding: US DEPT OF AG NATL INST OF FOOD AND AG
Jun 2022 – Jul 2023
NIFA AG2PI Collaborative: Seeding the Future of Agricultural Genome to Phenome Research for Crops and Livestock
Role: Co-Project Director/Principal Investigator
Funding: IOWA STATE UNIV via US DEPT OF AG NATL INST OF FOOD AND AG
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Comparative Biomedical Science2019 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia (UGA)
Residency in Food Animal Reproduction and Medicine2014 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida
Master of Science (MSc.) in Veterinary Medical Sciences2013 · College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida
Specialization training in Beef Cattle Farm Management2005 · REHAGRO (Brazil)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM equivalent)2003 · School of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Goiás (UFG-Brazil)