Canine vaccination guidelines contributors

AAHA Canine Vaccination task force

Richard B. Ford, DVM, MS, DACVIM and DACVPM (Hon), Lead Editor
Emeritus Professor of Medicine, North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Laurie J. Larson, DVM
Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine

Kent D. McClure, DVM, JD
General Counsel, Animal Health Institute

Ronald D. Schultz, PhD, DACVM (Hon)
Emeritus Professor of Immunology, Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine

Link V. Welborn, DVM, DABVP, Chair
Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals


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These guidelines were subjected to a formal peer-review process. 

Contributing reviewers

Catherine M. Brown, DVM, MSc, MPH (Massachusetts Department of Public Health)
Anthony E. Cascino, Jr. Attorney at Law (Cascino & Assoc, P.C.; Chicago, Illinois)
Leah A. Cohn, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM (University of Missouri)
Dr. Kurt De Cramer, BVSc MMedVet (Gyn), PhD (Rant en Dal Animal Hospital Mogale City, South Africa)
Cynda Crawford, DVM, PhD (Maddie’s Shelter Program, University of Florida)
Michael J. Day, BSc, BVMS(Hons), PhD, Diplomate ECVP (University of Bristol, United Kingdom)
Cynthia Delany, DVM (University of California, Davis)
Brian DiGangi, DVM, DABVP (University of Florida)
Kelli Ferris, DVM (North Carolina State University)
Laurel Gershwin, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVM (University of California, Davis)
Douglas C. Jack, Solicitor (Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Toronto, Canada)
Linda Janowitz, DVM (Peninsula Humane Society)
Lila Miller, DVM (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals New York City)
Susan Moore, MS, PhD, Director KSVDL Rabies Laboratory (Kansas State University)
Kris Otteman, DVM (Oregon Humane Society)
Apryl Steele, DVM (Chief Operating Officer, Dumb Friends League)
Brenda Stevens, DVM (North Carolina State University)
Amy Stone, DVM, PhD (University of Florida)
Jane Sykes, BVSc, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM (University of California, Davis)