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Kansas State University

Faculty

Dr. James Carpenter 

 

James W Carpenter, MS, DVM, DACZM
Professor, Zoological Medicine

 

 

Phone: 785-532-5690
E-mail: carpentr@vet.k-state.edu

 

 

 

Professional Training:

  • Bachelor of Science:  Cornell University (Wildlife Conservation)
  • Master of Science:  Oklahoma State University (Wildlife Ecology)
  • DVM:  Oklahoma State University

Teaching:

  • Exotic Animal Medicine (3rd year)
  • Zoological Medicine (3rd year)
  • Topics in Global Veterinary Medicine (2nd and 3rd year)
  • Exotic Animal, Wildlife, and Zoo Animal Medicine (Clinical Rotations - 4th year)

Research:

  • Pharmacokinetics of selected antibiotics and analgesics in exotic animals
  • Medicine and management of captive exotic animals
  • Physiologic and pathologic characteristics of selected species
  • Parasites and diseases of exotic animals, wildlife, and zoo animals

Clinical:

Dr. Carpenter’s interests revolve around the training of veterinary students and interns in the medicine, captive management, and diseases of both companion exotic animals, wildlife, and zoo animals.

Selected Publications