AVMA Members Working to Advance Animal and Human Health through Research

Joan R. Coates, DVM, MS, DACVIM

Dr. Coates's research involves investigating new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for degenerative neurologic diseases in dogs and cats. Please visit Dr. Coates research page to learn how her research is helping not only animals but advancing knowledge of diseases like amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in humans as well.
To see how other AVMA members are performing research to improve animal and/or human health, click on any of the links below:
Why is research important to both animal and human health? Learn more in our Reference Guide on Biomedical Research.

Joan R. Coates, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)
Noah Cohen, VMD, MPH, PhD
James Fox, DVM, MS, DACLAM
Philip Johnson, BVSc, MS, MRCVS, DACVIM-LAIM
Mark Lawrence, DVM, PhD
Margo Macpherson, DVM, MS, PhD, DACT
John Middleton, DVM, PhD, DACVIM-LAIM
Lisa K. Nolan, DVM, MS, PhD
Paul Plummer, DVM, PhD, DACVIM-LAIM
Cheryl Rosenfeld, DVM, PhD
William Sischo, DVM, MS, MPVM, PhD
Bruce F. Smith, VMD, PhD
Rebecca Smith, DVM, MS, PhD