Kevin Lahmers, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology
1998 – 2005PhDCombined veterinary anatomic pathology residency and PhD programWashington State University
1994 – 1998DVMCollege of Veterinary MedicineThe Ohio State University
1990 – 1994BS, Animal Science, Summa cum laudeThe Ohio State University
2013 – PresentClinical Associate Professor, Anatomic PathologyDepartment of Biomedical Sciences and PathobiologyVA-MD College of Veterinary MedicineVirginia Tech
2008 – 2013Assistant ProfessorPaul G. Allen School for Global Animal HealthCollege of Veterinary MedicineWashington State UniversityPullman, WA
2007 – 2013Assistant ProfessorDepartment of Microbiology and PathologyCollege of Veterinary MedicineWashington State UniversityPullman, WA
2005 – 2007Assistant Research ProfessorDepartment of Microbiology and PathologyCollege of Veterinary MedicineWashington State UniversityPullman, WA
1998 – 2005Resident in Anatomic PathologyPullman, WA
Honors & Awards
2008Faculty Excellence AwardWashington State University
2007Board Certification in Anatomic PathologyThe American College of Veterinary Pathologists
1999Teaching Assistant Excellence AwardGraduate and Professional Student AssociationWashington State University
1999Kevin and ‘Buns’ Sheehy Award for Teaching Excellence
- Society of Mucosal Immunology
- American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
- American Association of Veterinary Immunologists
- American College of Veterinary Pathologists
- American Association of Immunologists
- American Society of Microbiology
- Phi Zeta
- Boland KG, Hayles AN, Miller CH, Brown WC, Lahmers KK. Regional immune response to immunization with Escherichia coli O157:H7-Derived intimin in cattle. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology (Accepted)
- Allen AJ, Stabel JR, Robbe-Austerman S, Park KT, Palmer MV, Barrington GM, Lahmers KK, Hamilton MJ, Davis WC. Depletion of CD4 T lymphocytes at the time of infection with M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis does not accelerate disease progression. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. Epub. Jul 27, 2012.
- Lawrence PK, Rokbi B, Arnaud-Barbe N, Sutten EL, Norimine J, Lahmers KK, Brown WC. CD4 T cell antigens from Staphylococcus aureus Newman strain identified following immunization with heat-killed bacteria. Clinical Vaccine Immunology. 19(4):477-89. 2012.
- O'Brien RL, Chain JL, Aydintug MK, Bohrer-Kunter D, Huang Y, Hardy IR, Cambier JC, Lahmers K, Nuhsbaum T, Davidson R, Sun D, Born WK. γδ TCR+ T cells, but not B cells, promote autoimmune keratitis in B10 mice lacking γδ T cells. Investigative Ophthalmologyand Visual Science. 53(1):301-8, 2012.
- Shringi S, García A, Lahmers KK, Potter KA, Muthupalani S, Swennes AG, Hovde CJ, Call DR, Fox JG, Besser TE. Differential Virulence of Clinical and Bovine-Biased Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 Genotypes in Piglet and Dutch Belted Rabbit Models. Infection and Immunity. 80(1):369-80, 2012.
- Spall, B, Chen AV, Tucker RL, Lahmers KK, Righter DJ, Hayles J. Imaging diagnosis- metastatic adrenal pheochromocytoma in a dog. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 52(3):1-4, 2011.
- Allen AJ, Park KT, Barrington GM, Lahmers KK, Abdellrazeq GS, Rihan HM, Sreevatsan S, Davies C, Hamilton MJ, Davis WC. Experimental infection of a bovine model with human isolates of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 141:258-266, 2011.
- Pineyro P, Zhou X, Orfe LH, Friel PJ, Lahmers K, Call DR. Development of two animal models to study the function of Vibrio parahaemolyticus type III secretion systems. Infection and Immunity. 78:4551-4559, 2010.
- Spencer ES, Minch J, Lahmers KK, Haldorson GJ, Mealey KL. Canine ABCB4: Tissue expression and cDNA structure. Research in Veterinary Science. 89:65-71, 2010.
- O’Brien RL, Taylor MA, Hartley J, Nuhsbaum T, Dugan S, Lahmers K, Aydintug MK, Wands J, Roark CL, Born WK. Protective role of γδ T cells in spontaneous ocular inflammation. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 50:3266-3274, 2009.