Raghavendra Amachawadi

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Assistant Professor, Food Animal Therapeutics

BVSc, MS, PhD
Phone: 785-532-4356
agraghav@vet.k-state.edu

Education

BVSc: Bangalore Veterinary College, University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore, India
MS (Microbiology): Kansas State University
PhD (Microbiology/Epidemiology): Kansas State University

Research

Area of Specialization

  • Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Antibiotic Alternatives in Food Animal Agriculture
  • Food Animal Therapeutics
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Liver Abscesses in Feedlot Cattle

Clinical

  • Food animal production medicine (swine and cattle) with an emphasis on antimicrobial resistance.
  • Epidemiology of drug resistant bacterial nosocomial infections in small and large animals.
  • Clinical implications of antimicrobial resistance.

Teaching

  • Veterinary Bacteriology and Mycology (DMP 812/DMP 814; 2nd year)
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Medicine (DMP 895/DMP 995; Graduate Students)
  • Cross-Course Integration III & IV (DMP 730 / DMP 740; 2nd year)

Selected publications