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Kansas State University

Faculty

 

Kenneth Harkin

 

 

 

Kenneth R Harkin, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)
Professor and Section Head, Small Animal Internal Medicine



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

 

 

 

 

Professional Training:

  • DVM: Iowa State University
  • Residency: Michigan State University

Teaching:

  • Medicine I and Medicine II (3rd year)
  • Small Animal Internal Medicine (4th year)

Research:

  • Infectious disease
  • Immunology

Clinical:

Dr. Harkin’s work includes improving the diagnosis of leptospirosis, evaluating the zoonotic risk associated with infected dogs and investigating pathogenic mechanisms of leptospiral infections. He also studies canine dysautonomia, focused both on identifying the etiology and effects on various organ systems. Other areas of interest include perianal fistulas and liver disease.

Selected Publications