Equine/Large Animal

Treatment and Rehabilitation of Stifle Injuries in the Horse
Seminar: American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation: Equine

Friday, October 13
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Room 204–205

Alison J. Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS-LA

Associate Professor Large Animal Surgery
University of Florida

Alison J. Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS, DACVSMR is Service Chief and Clinical Associate Professor of Large Animal Surgery in the department of large animal clinical sciences at the University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a large animal surgeon and is the director of the Equine Lameness and Imaging Service in the equine hospital. She attended the University of Florida for her undergraduate studies, and completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Morton completed a large animal rotating internship at Washington State University, a large animal surgical internship at University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center, and her large animal surgical residency and Master of Specialized Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University. Dr. Morton became board certified in large animal surgery in 2004, and in equine sports medicine and rehabilitation in 2012. Her clinical interests include equine sports performance, lameness, imaging, and orthopedic surgery. Dr. Morton’s research focuses on equine osteoarthritis, orthopedic imaging, and colic. Dr. Morton is active on several committees, including the credentialing examination committee, for the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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José M. García-López, VMD, DACVS, DACVSMR

Associate Professor Large Animal Surgery Director of Equine Sports Medicine
Tufts University

Dr. José M. García-López, VMD, Dipl. ACVS, Dipl. ACVSMR
American College of Veterinary Surgeons
American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
Associate Professor Large Animal Surgery
Director of Equine Sports Medicine
Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

José obtained his VMD from the University of Pennsylvania in 1996 and went on to complete a 1-year Equine Internship at Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center (Ringoes, New Jersey, USA) followed by a 3-year Large Animal Surgical Residency with special focus on Equine Sports Medicine at Tufts University in North Grafton, Massachusetts. He became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2001. Following his residency José obtained a Lecturer position in the Section of Equine Sports Medicine and Imaging at the University of Pennsylvania’s New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania where he remained for 2 years. In 2002, he returned to Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine as an Assistant Professor in Large Animal Surgery and in 2010, he was promoted to Associate Professor. While at Tufts, he has continued to concentrate his work in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders as well as the use of advanced imaging in the equine athlete. In 2010, he also became a faculty member of AO VET North America. He became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2013. Dr. García-López specializes in equine orthopedic surgery including arthroscopy and fracture repair, upper respiratory surgery, lameness diagnosis and treatment, and advanced imaging. He regularly lectures and provides consultations at the national and international level.

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