Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology Faculty

David Schabdach, MS, DVM

Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation
Attending Veterinarian and Director, Animal Resources and Care Division
Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology

Education

  • 1992
    Master of Science, Laboratory Animal Medicine
    Penn State University
  • 1985
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1981
    Bachelor of Science; Agriculture, Biology
    University of Georgia

Research Interests

  • Animal health and welfare
  • Laboratory animal medicine
  • Regulatory compliance

Professional Experience

  • 2019 – Present
    Attending Veterinarian and AVP for Research and Innovation
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2012 – 2019
    Attending Veterinarian and Senior Executive Director
    Division of Laboratory Animal Resources
    University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2010 – 2012
    Attending Veterinarian and Director
    University Laboratory Animal Resources
    Temple University
    Philadelphia, PA
  • 1997 – 2010
    Attending Veterinarian and Senior Director
    Comparative Medicine
    Pfizer (formerly Wyeth Research)
    Collegeville, PA
  • 1992 – 1997
    Senior Staff Veterinarian
    Bristol-Myers Squibb
    Wallingford, CT
  • 1990 – 1992
    Laboratory Animal Resident and NIH Post-doctoral Fellow
    Penn State University
    Hershey, PA
  • 1988 – 1990
    Training Director
    International Canine Genetics, Inc.
    Malvern, PA
  • 1985 – 1988
    Staff Veterinarian
    Greater Annapolis Veterinary Hospital
    Annapolis, MD

Professional Memberships

  • ACLAM
  • AVMA
  • AALAS
  • ASLAP
  • AAALAC Council on Accreditation
  • NABR Board of Directors
  • JoVE Veterinary Advisory Board