Small Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

John H. Rossmeisl, Jr., DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM: Internal Medicine and Neurology

Dr. John H. Rossmeisl
Associate Professor
Neurology and Neurosurgery
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Education

  • 2003
    Master of Science
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1997
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
    Auburn University
    Auburn, AL
  • 1993
    Bachelor of Arts, Zoology and German
    University of New Hampshire
    Durham, NH

Board Certification

2003 - American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)

2001 - American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)

Research Interests & Experience

  • Vascular biology and tumor angiogenesis
  • Primary brain neoplasms
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Endocrinology

Honors & Awards

  • 2014
    Zoetis Award for Research Excellence
  • 2011
    Virginia M. and Edward E. Thompson Award
  • 2008
    Student AVMA Teaching Excellence Award-Clinical Sciences

Professional Experience

  • 2009-present
    Associate Professor, Neurology and Neurosurgery
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2003-2009
    Assistant Professor, Neurology and Neurosurgery
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2001-2003
    Resident and Clinical Instructor, Neurology/Neurosurgery
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1998-2001
    Resident, Small Animal Internal Medicine
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1997-1998
    Intern, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University
    West Lafayette, IN
  • 1993-1997
    Research Fellow
    Scott-Ritchey Research Center
    Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
    Auburn, AL

Professional Memberships

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
  • Society of Phi Zeta