Ned J. Place
Department of Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca , NY 14853
Office: 607.253.3796; Fax: 607.253.4213
Ph.D. University of Washington (Zoology) (2000) Seattle , WA
M.D. University of Rochester (1987) Rochester , NY
B.S. State University of New York (1982) Albany , NY
Associate Professor, Department of Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences
- Cornell University , Ithaca , NY (2011-present)
Director - Diagnostic Endocrinology Laboratory, Animal Health Diagnostic Center
- Cornell University , Ithaca , NY (2004-present)
Assistant Professor, Department of Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences
- Cornell University , Ithaca , NY (2004-2011)
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychology/Spotted Hyena Project
- University of California , Berkeley , CA (2000-2004)
Clinical Instructor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
- University of Washington , Seattle , WA (1997-2000)
Obstetrician-Gynecologist, Ob-Gyn Associates of Waynesboro
- Waynesboro , VA (1991-1995)
Resident, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
- University of Connecticut Health Science Center , Farmington , CT (1987-1991)
Research Technician, Department of Physiology
- Albany Medical College , Albany , NY (1982-1983)
AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS
Travel Scholarship, AFAR Conference, Seeking Biomarkers of Aging and Diseases of Aging, 2007
Exceptional Merit Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, 2006
Summer Training Course in Experimental Aging Research, selected participant, 2005
Honorary member, Phi Zeta, The Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine, 2005- present
Best Trainee Poster Award, Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, 2003
National Research Service Award, Individual NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2001- 2004
Richard C. Snyder Award in Zoology, University of Washington , 1997
Board Certification, American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 1993 - 2003
Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 1993 - 2003
Excellence in Endoscopy Award, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, 1991
Medical Student Oncology Fellowship, Hammersmith Hospital , London , UK , 1985
Presidential Award for Undergraduate Research, SUNY, Albany , 1982
Morris Animal Foundation D09CA-019 (2009-2013) "Development of a new diagnostic test (anti-Müllerian hormone) for non-surgical evaluation of spay status and ovarian remnant syndrome" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place, co-PI J.M. Scarlett.
NSF IOS-095650 (2010-2012) "Integrated analyses of the seasonally quiescent ovary and female reproductive aging" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place.
Multi-State Hatch Award NE1027 NYC-478803 (2009-2011) "Genomic investigation of ovaries unresponsive to gonadotropin stimulation" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place.
Cornell Center for Vertebrate Genomics Seed Grant, Cornell University (2009) "A genomics approach to ovarian insensitivity to gonadotropin stimulation" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place.
NIH K08 HD050358 (Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award), Cornell University (2006-2009) "Photoperiod, melatonin, and reproductive aging" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place.
Cornell Feline Health Center, Cornell University (2007-2009) "Evaluation of serum cobalamin, folate and amino acids in captive tigers (Panthera tigris)" Principal Investigator: E.M. Bunting, Co-investigator: N.J. Place.
UDSA Hatch Award (Federal Formula Funds), Cornell University (2006-2008) "Photoperiod induced deceleration of female reproductive aging: response to the manipulation of day length before and after puberty" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place.
Cornell Feline Health Center, Cornell University (2005-2007) "Pharmacokinetics of oral prednisone and prednisolone, and subcutaneous methylprednisolone acetate in the cat" Principal Investigator: S.A. Center, Co-investigator: N.J. Place.
Collaborative Research in Preclinical and Clinical Sciences Grant, Cornell University (2005-2006) "Telomere shortening in female hamsters with delayed reproductive aging" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place ; Co-PI: S.G. Kim.
NIA Pilot Grant K07 AG19145, University of California, Berkeley (2003-2004) "Influence of photoperiod on reproductive aging in female Siberian hamsters" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place; Co-PI: I. Zucker.
Individual NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship F32 HD08729, University of California , Berkeley (2001-2004) "Effects of androgens on ovarian structure and function" Principal Investigator: N.J. Place ; Sponsor: S.E. Glickman.
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Society of Mammalogists
International Society for Wildlife Endocrinology
Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology
Society for Comparative Endocrinology
Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology
Society for the Study of Reproduction
The Endocrine Society
Cornell University , Ithaca .
Integrative studies on the effects of photoperiod and melatonin on reproductive development and aging in female Siberian hamsters. Clinical and translational studies in veterinary endocrinology (e.g. endocrinopathies associated with equine laminitis, diagnostic test development for ovarian remnant syndrome in dogs and cats, assessment of reproductive function in older females).
University of California , Berkeley , CA (with I. Zucker) Photoperiod-induced deceleration of reproductive aging in female Siberian hamsters
University of California , Berkeley ; Cornell University , Ithaca (with S.E. Glickman) Sexual differentiation and behavior in spotted hyenas.
University of California , Berkeley (with S.E. Glickman and N. Rubenstein) Variation in ovarian morphology in New World moles.
University of Washington , Seattle (with G.J. Kenagy) Doctoral dissertation research investigating the environmental endocrinology and energetics of free-ranging yellow-pine chipmunks.
University of Washington , Seattle (with G.J. Kenagy & C. Veloso) Variation in milk composition of free-ranging yellow-pine chipmunks.
University of Washington , Seattle ; Universidad Catolica, Santiago (with G.J. Kenagy & C. Veloso) Seasonal changes in circulating testosterone and cortisol levels in free-living degus, Octodon degus , a South American rodent.
University of Connecticut , Farmington (with J.R. Rodis) Chief resident research project characterizing the predictive value of hepatitis B surface antibody testing in prenatal HIV screening.
Albany Medical College , Albany (with T. Obrig) Effect of Phytolacca americana (polkweed) toxin on rabbit ribosomal RNA.
Albany Medical College , Albany (with G. Niehaus) Purification and characterization of alpha 1-antitrypsin and alpha 2-macroglobulin from sheep pulmonary lymphatics following smoke inhalation.
State University of New York , Albany (with D.L. Wulff) Undergraduate research project characterizing phage lambda mutations that altered translation efficiency.