Department of Clinical Sciences

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Advancing the health
and well-being
of animals
and people

Thomas Kern

Dr. Thomas J. Kern
Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
C3 520 CPC, Box 34
Ithaca, NY 14853

Thomas J. Kern, DVM

Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists


Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
Section Chief of Ophthalmology

Research/Clinical Interests

Keratoconjunctivitis sicca; epidemiology of clinical syndromes; avian and nondomestic animal ophthalmology; ocular effects of exercise; ocular pharmacodynamics.


Education and Training

1977-1979     Cornell University, Residency in Comparative Ophthalmology

1975-1976     University of Georgia, Internship

1975              University of Missouri, DVM Magna cum Laude (Valedictorian)


Board Certification

American College of Veterinary Surgeons



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