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  • A 17-member search committee has been appointed jointly by Jack Payne, Ph.D., senior vice president for agriculture and natural resources at UF/IFAS, and David R. Nelson, M.D., senior vice president for health affairs at UF and president of UF Health.  The committee will be co-chaired by Isabel Garcia, D.D.S, dean of the UF College of Dentistry, and Nick Place, Ph.D., dean of extension at UF/IFAS. In addition to these co-chairs, the College of Veterinary Medicine will be represented by:

    • Chris Adin, D.V.M., chair, department of small animal clinical sciences
    • Guy Lester, B.V.M.S., Ph.D., chair, department of large animal clinical sciences
    • Julie Moore, Ph.D., chair, department of infectious diseases and immunology
    • Subhashinie Kariyawasam, B.V.Sc., Ph.D., chair, department of comparative, diagnostic and population medicine
    • Paul Cooke, Ph.D., chair, department of physiological sciences
    • Dana Zimmel, D.V.M., associate dean for clinical services
    • Katie Boudreau, senior director of advancement and alumni affairs
    • Julie Levy, D.V.M., Ph.D., professor of shelter medicine and faculty representative
    • Rachel Grabar, veterinary medical student representative
    • Hannah Barber, graduate student representative

    The committee also includes representatives outside the veterinary college:

    • Steve Sugrue, Ph.D., senior associate dean for research affairs, UF College of Medicine
    • Glenn Morris, M.D., M.P.H., director of the UF Emerging Pathogens Institute
    • John Arthington, Ph.D., chair, animal sciences department, UF/IFAS
    • Marc Presnell, D.V.M., past president of the Florida Veterinary Medical Association
    • Lisa Conti, D.V.M., chief science officer for the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services