The American College of Veterinary Microbiologists certified 10 new diplomates following the board certification examination it held Dec. 3-4, 2010, in Chicago.
The new diplomates are as follows:
Julie-Helene Fairbrother,Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec
Axel Neubauer, St. Joseph, Mo.
Dmitry Volokhov, Rockville, Md.
Nagaraja Thirumalapura, Galveston, Texas
Michael Zhang, College Station, Texas
Hayley Adams, Pine Mountain, Ga.
Ratish Gambhira, Covington, La.
Kamesh Sirigireddy, Worthington, Minn.
Dr. Amar Patil, Trenton, N.J., received dual certification in virology and immunology. Dr. Roy Curtiss III, Tucson, Ariz., was awarded honorary diplomate status.