Allison Gagnon

Allison Gagnon
Department of Clinical Sciences
Lecturer, Section of Cardiology

Department of Clinical Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
930 Campus Road
Ithaca, NY 14853

Email: alg325@cornell.edu

Clinical/Research Interest

Education and Training

  • 2017: Colorado State University, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science, Fort Collins, CO
    M.S. in Clinical Sciences
  • 2017: Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Science, Fort Collins, CO
    Resident, Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Service
  • 2016-2017 North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Raleigh, NC
    Small Animal Rotating Intern
  • 2016 University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA
    D.V.M., Class Rank 1/147
  • 2012 Stanford University,
    B.S. in Biology

Biography

Publications

  • Sutherland BJ, Pierce KV, Gagnon AL, Scansen BA, Orton EC
    Dilatable Pulmonary Artery Banding for Ventricular Septal Defect: Surgical Technique and Case
    Report in 3 Cats
    Published in the Journal of Veterinary Cardiology in October 2019
  • Thomas R, Michel AO, Captanian N, Gagnon A, Maclachlan NJ, Breen M
    Hemangiosarcoma in a Western Grey Wolf (Canis Lupus): Genomic and Histologic Features
    Submitted to the Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
  • Gagnon AL, Scansen BA, Shropshire S, Olver C, Orton EC
    Phase I Clinical Trial of an Antithrombotic Drug Protocol Combining Apixaban and Clopidogrel in Dogs
    In Preparation
  • Gagnon AL, DeFrancesco TC, Tou SP, Keene BW
    Thoracocentesis in the Chronic Management of Congestive Heart Failure in Cats: 34 Cases (2002-2016)
    In Preparation
  • Gagnon AL, Scansen BA
    Staged Closure of a Bidirectional Patent Ductus Arteriosus in an Adult Cat with Severe Pulmonary Hypertension
    In Preparation
  • Gagnon AL, Magunda F, Markovic L
    Aortic Dissection Associated with Atherosclerosis in an Adult Cat: A Case Report
    In Preparation
  • Donaghy D, Olver C, Gagnon AL, Scansen BA, Orton EC, Shropshire S Thrombin Generation
    Assay in Healthy Dogs Receiving Apixaban
    In preparation

Awards and Honors

  • 2019 ACVIM Cardiology Research Abstract Award
  • 2016 UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Medal
  • 2016 President of the Society of Phi Zeta, Lambda Chapter
  • 2016 American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists Clinical Proficiency
    Student Award
  • 2015 Member of the Society of Phi Zeta, Lambda Chapter

Professional/Academic Affiliations