Assistant Professor of Microbiology
University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Stephen Cole graduated from PennVet with his VMD in 2015 and subsequently trained in clinical microbiology under Dr. Shelley Rankin at PennVet. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists certified in bacteriology and immunology. In 2020 he was named an Assistant Professor of Microbiology. Stephen is a dedicated educator who has been awarded the Charles Raker Mentorship, Ryan Service Excellence and AAVMC One Health Scholar awards. His major research interests include antimicrobial resistant bacteria of companion animals and promoting antimicrobial stewardship in the veterinary profession.