Linda Mittel

Faculty member

Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences

Senior Extension Associate

POPULATION MEDICINE & DIAGNOSTIC SCIENCES


Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Ithaca, NY 14853

Office: 607.253.3633
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Email: ldm65@cornell.edu

Research Interest

Infectious Disease in Equines
Tick Borne Diseases in Equines
Parasites in the Equine

Education

  • 1973  BS – Biology - Eastern Kentucky University
  • 1975  MSPH – Parasitology and Lab Practices - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health
  • 1980  DVM – Veterinary Medicine – Auburn University
  • PhD—partial study

Biography/Professional Experience

  • 2009-Present  Senior Extension Associate Animal Health Diagnostic Center, Cornell University
  • 1983-2009  Owner and Managing Member of Equine Care, LLC (veterinary practice)
  • 1990-1992  Lecturer - Teikyo Post College in Equine Studies
  • 1875-1990  Owner and Managing Member of Performance Veterinary Laboratory
  • 1985-1958  Resident Equine Veterinarian - Sugar Maple Farms Poughquag, NY
  • 1983-1985  Resident Equine Veterinarian - Spendthrift Farms Lexington, KY
  • 1980-1983  Resident Equine Veterinarian – Ansata Arabians, Mena AR

Publications

  • R. M. Streeter, T. J. Divers, L. Mittel, A. E. Korn, J. J.Wakshlag; 2012 Selenium deficiency associations with gender, breed, serum vitamin E and creatine kinase, clinical signs and diagnoses in horses of different age groups: A retrospective examination 1996–2011. Equine Veterinary Journal
  • SallyAnne L. Ness, DVM; Jeanine Peters-Kennedy, DVM, DACVP, DACVD; Gereon Schares, DVM; Jitender P. Dubey, MVSc, PhD; Linda D. Mittel, MSPH, DVM; Hussni O. Mohammed, BVSc, MVSc, DPVM, MPVM, PhD; Dwight D. Bowman, MS, PhD; M. Julia B. Felippe, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM; Susan E. Wade, BA, MA, PhD; Nicole Shultz, VMD; Thomas J. Divers, DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC 2011.Investigation of an outbreak of besnoitiosis in donkeys in northeastern Pennsylvania. In Press; JAVMA

Awards and Honors

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Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
  • American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP)
    • Infectious Disease Rounds; Co-moderator 2013
  • Kentucky Veterinary Medical Association (KVMA)
  • American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD)
  • Chair of the Infectious Disease Committee AAEP (2010-2012)
  • Chair of the Task Force for Parasitology Recommendations for the AAEP (2010-2011)
  • Member of the Equine Infectious Disease Committee for AAVLD/USAHA (2009-present)
  • Taskforce for National Equine Health Plan (NEHP) 2011 to present
  • New York Horse Council Member
  • New York Equine Leaders Member

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