Large Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

Julie McGhee Settlage, DVM, Diplomate ACVS

Clinical Assistant Professor
Large Animal Surgery
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Education

  • 2007
    Certification in Veterinary Acupuncture
    Colorado State University
    Fort Collins, CO
  • 2004
    Residency in Equine Surgery
    Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center
    Leesburg, VA
  • 2000
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1995
    Bachelor of Science, Biology
    College of William and Mary
    Williamsburg, VA

Board Certification

  • 2005
    Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Research Interests

  • Equine abdomen surgery: colic, cryptorchids, c-sections, ovariectomy
  • Equine skin tumors
  • Emergency/critical care
  • Teaching
  • Integrative medicine

Professional Experience

  • 2009 – Present
    Clinical Assistant Professor, Large Animal Surgery
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2007 – 2008
    Veterinarian and Owner
    Jersey Shore Veterinary Acupuncture
    Ocean Grove, NJ
  • 2006 – 2008
    Emergency Veterinarian
    Animal Emergency Hospital
    Newton, NJ
  • 2006 – 2008
    Adjunct Professor, Large Animal Surgery
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2005 – 2006
    Clinical Instructor, Large Animal Surgery
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2001 – 2004
    Resident in Equine Surgery
    Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center
    Leesburg, VA
  • 2000 – 2001
    Internship, Equine Medicine and Surgery
    Equine Medical Associates
    Edmond, OK

Professional Memberships

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Equine Practitioners
  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Phi Zeta
  • Phi Sigma Honor Society