Davis Seelig, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP

United States

Dr. Seelig obtained his BS degree from Boston University, followed by a DVM degree from Tufts University in 2003. He then completed Veterinary Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residences and a PhD degree in pathology at Colorado State University. He became a diplomate of the ACVP in 2011 and joined the faculty at the University of Minnesota in 2013. His laboratory focuses on prion disease pathology and pathogenesis, experimental radiation biology, and the advanced classification of veterinary lymphoproliferative diseases.


Awards & Recognition

2007 Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Institutional Research TrainingGrant (T32) trainee

2007 First place, OutstandingPoster Presentation, Colorado StateUniversity,College ofVeterinaryMedicineand Biomedical Sciences Research Day.

2004 The Dr. Virgil and Mitzy H.Yount PostgraduateVeterinaryMedicineScholarship

2005 TheC.L. DavisAwardforStudentScholarshipin Veterinary Pathology

2006 The Floyd Cross Memorial Scholarship

2006 The Dr. Virigil and Mitzy H. Yount Postgraduate Veterinary Medicine Scholarship


Professional Associations

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists (Clinical Pathology)

American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology

Veterinary Cancer Society

Oncology-Pathology Working Group


Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine

PhD Colorado State University 2010

DVM, Tufts University

BS, Boston University 1999