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Kansas State University

Faculty

 

Kate KuKanich

 

 

 

Kate KuKanich, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM)
Assistant Professor, Small Animal Internal Medicine


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

 

 

 

 

Professional Training:

  • Bachelor of Science: University of Notre Dame
  • DVM: University of Minnesota
  • PhD: University of Tennessee
  • Internship: Tufts University
  • Residency: University of Tennessee

Teaching:

  • Principles of Epidemiology (1st year)
  • Medicine I (3rd year)
  • Clinical Pharmacology (3rd year)
  • Clinical Skills (3rd year)
  • Small Animal Internal Medicine (4th year)

Research:

Dr. KuKanich’s research interests include bacterial sharing between companion animals and their owners, the epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance, hospital-acquired infections, and handwashing.

Clinical:

Dr. KuKanich’s clinical interests are infectious disease, respiratory and gastrointestinal diseases, and managing complicated urinary tract infections. She is also interested in zoonotic diseases and public health.

Selected Publications, Presentations, or Articles