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Department of Clinical Sciences


Alan J. Nixon

Alan J. Nixon
Cornell University
College of Veterinary Medicine
C3 187 VMC, Box 32
Ithaca, NY 14853
ajn1@cornell.edu

Comparative Orthopedics Laboratory

Alan J. Nixon, BVSc, PhD


Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Surgeons


Professor of Large Animal Surgery
Director of Comparative Orthopaedics Laboratory
Chief Medical Officer of Cornell Ruffian Equine Specialists

Education and Training

1979
University of Sydney, Australia, BVSc (Honors)

1979
University of Sydney, Australia, Internship in Large Animal Surgery

1983
Colorado State University, MS

1980-83
Colorado State University, Residency in Large Animal Surgery

Board Certification

1985     American College of Veterinary Surgeons