James K. Morrisey, DVM

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Department of Clinical Sciences

Diplomate - American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, Avian Practice
Clinical Professor, Section of Zoological Medicine

Department of Clinical Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
930 Campus Road, Box 25
Ithaca, NY 14853

Office: 607.253.4266
Fax: 607.253.3271

Research/Clinical Interest

Avian Transfusion Medicine; Coagulation Parameters; Infectious Diseases of Rabbits.  Communication in veterinary medicine and its effect on clinical outcome.

Education and Training

  • 1995-1997     Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, Residency in Exotic Pet Medicine and Surgery
  • 1994-1995     Kansas State University, Internship in Exotic Pet, Wildlife and Zoological Medicine
  • 1992     Cornell University, DVM
  • 1988     University of Maryland, BS in Zoology



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

Honors and Awards

  • 2015     Innovative Teaching Award for communication course work

  • 1997     Martin Weiser Award for Outstanding Research, Animal Medical Center, New York, NY

  • 1997     Diplomate, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Avian Practice)

Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • Association of Avian Veterinarians

  • Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians

  • American Veterinary Medical Association

  • International Veterinary Communication Institute         

  • New York State Veterinary Medical Association

  • Southern Tier Veterinary Medical Association