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William Dee Whittier

William Dee Whittier, DVM, MS

Professor
Production Management Medicine / Bovine Specialist
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
 
e-mail: dwit@vt.edu
Capsule Biography (PDF)


Education

1980-1983 M.S., Micro-computer Education
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
1975-1979 D.V.M., Veterinary Medicine
University of Calif-Davis, Davis, California
1973-1975 B.S., Biological Sciences
Utah State University, Logan, Utah
1969-1970, 1972 Brigham Young University
Provo, Utah

Research Interests

  • Applied bovine internal parasitology
  • Applied bovine reproduction
  • Beef cattle marketing and disease

Professional Experience

1993-present Professor
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Blacksburg, Virginia
1985-present Extension Veterinarian-Cattle, Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Blacksburg, Virginia
1989-1994 Associate Professor
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences-Production Management Medicine
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Blacksburg, Virginia
1983-1989 Assistant Professor
Division of Agriculture Urban Practice-Production Management Medicine
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Blacksburg, Virginia
1980-1983 Clinical Instructor in Ambulatory Health Services
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Blacksburg, Virginia
1983-1987 Internship in Large Animal Medicine and Surgery
Western College of Vet. Med., Univ. of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Professional Memberships

  • Virginia Academy for Food Animal Practice
    • Founding Committee (1986)
    • Educational Advisor (1986-1997)
  • Southwest Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Bovine Practitioners
  • American Veterinary Computer Society
  • American Association of Extension Veterinarians
  • American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
  • Virginia Extension Service Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi