Large Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

Beverly J. Purswell, DVM, MS, PhD, Diplomate, ACT

Emeritus Professor
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Education

  • 1985
    Doctor of Philosophy, Immunology
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA
  • 1981
    Masters of Science, Immunology
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA
  • 1977
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA

Board Certification

  • 1983
    American College of Theriogenologists

Professional Experience

  • 2012 – Present
    Emeritus Professor
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2001 – 2002
    Professor, Theriogenology
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2004 – 2007
    Department Head
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1991 – 2001
    Associate Professor, Theriogenology
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1985 – 1991
    Assistant Professor, Theriogenology
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1982 – 1985
    PhD, Immunology
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA
  • 1979 – 1982
    Resident, Theriogenology
    Masters Degree, Immunology
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA
  • 1977 – 1979
    Veterinarian, Equine (large animal) Practice
    Clarkston, GA

Professional Memberships

  • Southwest Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American College of Theriogenologists
  • Society for Theriogenology
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
  • American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners
  • American Livestock Breeds Conservancy
  • Society of Canine and Feline Reproduction and Infertility
  • Association of Women Veterinarians