James Flanders, DVM, DACVS
Current research focus is the treatment of diabetes with an implantable, retrievable biocompatible device containing pancreatic islet cells.
Education and Training
- 2000 Curie Institute, Paris France, Fogarty International Research Fellow
- 1993-1996 Cornell University Department of Molecular Medicine, NIH Research Fellow
- 1981-1984 Cornell University, Residency in Small Animal Surgery
- 1980-1981 Cornell University, Rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery
- 1980 University of California, Davis, DVM
Awards and Honors
- 2011 Pfizer Distinguished Veterinary Teacher Award, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
- 2009 Cornell Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association Award for Teaching Excellence
- 1997 Outstanding Educator, Merrill Presidential Scholar Program, Cornell University.
- 1994 SmithKline Beecham Incentive Award in Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Cornell University.
- 1989 American College of Veterinary Surgeons
- 1988 American College of Veterinary Surgeons Outstanding Clinical Manuscript of 1987, published in Veterinary Surgery.
- 1980 Upjohn Award for Excellence in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, University of California.
- American College of Veterinary Surgeons
American Veterinary Medical Association
Veterinary Cancer Society
American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
New York State Veterinary Medical Society