Francis A. Kallfelz, DVM, PhD

Craig Altier

Department of Clinical Sciences

Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Nutrition
James Law Professor Emeritus, Sections of Medicine, Nutrition

Department of Clinical Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
930 Campus Road, Box 7

Ithaca, NY 14853


Research/Clinical Interest

Mineral Metabolism, Clinical Nutrition of Companion Animals, Metabolic Diseases of Domestic Animals, Companion Animal Nutrition.


  • 1966, Cornell University, PhD
  • 1962, Cornell University, DMV with Distinction

Biography/Professional Experience

  • American College of Veterinary Nutrition, Charter Diplomate


pubmed    Please select the PubMed link for a list of Dr. Kallfelz' publications.

Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • 2004-2010     Council on Education, American Veterinary Medical Association
  • 2000-2005     National Research Council Subcommittee on Nutrient Requirements of Dogs and Cats
  • 2001     President, Executive Board, New York State Veterinary Medical Society
  • 1997-2007     New York State Board for Veterinary Medicine
  • 1991-1998     Executive Board, New York State Veterinary Medical Society