Susan Fubini, DVM

Susan Fubini

Department of Clinical Sciences

Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor, Section of Large Animal Surgery

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

Office: 607.253.3110
Fax: 607.253.3271

Research/Clinical Interest

Large Animal Soft Tissue Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1983     Cornell University, Residency in Large Animal Surgery
  • 1981     Cornell University, Internship in Large Animal Medicine and Surgery
  • 1980     University of Georgia, DVM


Dr. Fubini is a 1980 graduate of the University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine.  She completed a rotating large animal internship and surgical residency at Cornell University. She is currently a Professor of Large Animal Surgery and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, and is a member of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.  Her clinical expertise is in large animal soft tissue procedures.  She lives in Ithaca with her husband, Rory Todhunter, a small animal orthopedist, their four active children, and three unruly dogs.


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Awards and Honors

  • 2013     Alumna of the Year, University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1999     “Charge to the class” on behalf of William C. Rebhun, the Norden Distinguished Teacher of the Year
  • 1990     Norden Distinguished Teacher of the Year Award
  • 1987     Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • New York State Veterinary Medical Association