Large Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

Rebecca Ann Funk, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM

Clinical Assistant Professor
Equine Field Service
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Education

  • 2010
    Master of Science, Biomedical Sciences
    Auburn University
    Auburn, AL
  • 2006
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    Oklahoma State University
    Stillwater, OK
  • 2002
    Bachelor of Arts, Biology Major
    Hendrix College
    Conway, AR

Board Certification

  • 2010
    Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Professional Experience

  • 2011 – Present
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Equine Field Service
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • July – August 2010
    Equine Theriogenology Locum
    JT Vaughn Large Animal Teaching Hospital
    Auburn University
    Auburn, AL
  • 2007 – 2010
    Equine Internal Medicine Resident
    JT Vaughn Large Animal Teaching Hospital
    Auburn University
    Auburn, AL
  • 2006 – 2007
    Equine Theriogenology Intern
    Boren Veterinary Teaching Hospital
    Oklahoma State University
    Stillwater, OK

Professional Memberships

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Selected Publications

  1. Funk RA, Stewart AJ, Wooldridge AA, Kwessi E, Kemppainen RJ, Behrend EN, Zhong Q, Johnson AK. Seasonal changes in plasma adrenocorticotropic hormone and alpha-melanocyte-stimulation hormone in response to thyrotropin-releasing hormone in normal, aged horses. J Vet Intern Med. 2011;25(3):579-85.
  2. Broaddus CC, Balasuriya UBR, White JLR, Timoney PG, Funk RA, and Holyoak GR. Safety considerations of vaccinating mares against equine viral arteritis in mid and late pregnancy and in the immediate postpartum period. Accepted - J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2011;238(6):741-50.