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Specialty: Infectious Dz - Immunology

Alice Wolf
Craig Datz
Melissa Kennedy
J. Scott Weese

Associate Editors:
An Nguyen

Melissa Kennedy

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (ACVM) Microbiology, 1995


  • Residency in Microbiology, University of Tennessee, 1993
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Tennessee, 1991
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), University of Tennessee, 1983

Current Professional Activities

  • Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, UTCVM Comparative Medicine
Past Professional Activities
  • Private practice for 5 years, Small Animal
  • Just the four-legged kind!
  • Rosie, my nervous Nellie
  • Sallie Mae, the hound dog
  • Hannah, the diva
  • Emma, another wanderer
  • Buddy, who looks like a pot-bellied pig but is so sweet
  • Scooter, literally dumped in the back yard
  • Bushes around the back yard help to obscure the crowd!

  • Gardening
  • Playing with pups!
Favorite Quote
  • Eat your dragons a bite at a time - my Mom
What I like Most About VIN
  • The opportunity to interact with veterinarians on the "front lines" , to gain insight into their concerns and questions, as well as to learn from their experience and expertise.
Melissa Kennedy

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