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Birgit Puschner

Birgit Puschner


College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, USA


Dr Puschner received her veterinary degree in 1992 and her PhD in 1995 from the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Muenchen, Germany.

She practiced in mixed and small animal practice before returning to research at the University of Michigan as a post-doctoral fellow.

After completing a residency in veterinary toxicology at the University of California, Davis she became board-certified by the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology in 1999. From 2000-2018 Dr Puschner was a faculty member at UC Davis and served as Chair of the Department of Molecular Biosciences (2013-2018) in the School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis.

She is currently Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University.