Adam W Stern

Adam W Stern

Associate Professor – Veterinary Forensic Pathology

Department: Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 294-4077
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Board Certifications

  • Veterinary Anatomic Pathologist
    American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Research Profile

My research interests include development of the minimally invasive veterinary autopsy, the study of the cause of death of unowned (stray) cats and dogs, novel ways to estimate the time of death in animals, ecotoxicology (lead, pentobarbital), and artifacts of decomposition.

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)


Areas of Interest
  • Forensic Pathology


Residency – Veterinary Anatomic Pathology
2009 · The Oklahoma State University
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2007 · The University of Prince Edward Island
Bachelor of Science (Biology)
2003 · The George Washington University

Contact Details

(352) 294-4077

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