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Cody J Alcott

Cody Alcott
Cody Alcott

DVM, DACVIM-LA

Equine Medicine Clinician/Neurology Resident
Veterinary Clinical Sciences
(515) 294-1500
2267 LVMC
Expertise / Research Area

Comparative Neurology (small and large animal)-Neurosurgery, neuropathology and clinical research.

Equine Internal Medicine

Teaching

Neurology (VCS 446) Adjunct Instructor. Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2011-present.
 

Equine Dentistry (VCS481X) Instructor and Course Co-Author. Advanced and routine equine dental procedures. 36h didactic and 36h laboratory instruction. Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2012.
 

Equine Medicine (VCS 445) Adjunct Instructor. Fluid Therapy and Laminitis. Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2007-present.
 

Equine Medicine Clinical Rotation (VCS 457) Adjunct Instructor. Iowa State University Veterinary Medical Center, 2006-present.
 

Equine Medicine Clinical Rotation Elective (VCS 474) Adjunct Instructor. Iowa State University Veterinary Medical Center, 2006-present.
 

Equine Clinical Skills (VCS 447). Adjunct Instructor. Iowa State University Veterinary Medical Center, 2009-present.
 

Introduction to Clinics (VCS 440). Adjunct Instructor. Iowa State University Veterinary Medical Center, 2006-present.
 

Castration, Ultrasound and Lameness wet-lab instructor, AAEP-student chapter Iowa State University, 2006-present.

Education

Residency in Comparative Neurology (ACVIM-Neurology), Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center, Iowa State University; Small and large animal neurology, neurosurgery and clinical research. 

Residency Large Animal Internal Medicine (ACVIM-LA), Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center, Iowa State University. Large animal medicine training with a focus on clinical equine medicine and research.

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Bachelor of Science, California State Polytechnic University, Animal Science/Pre-Vet

Selected Publications

Alcott CJ, Howard J, Wong D, Haynes J. Fibrinous Pericarditis and Cardiac Tamponade in a 3-week old Pony Foal. Equine Vet Educ, accepted for publication January, 2012.

Hepworth K, Wong D, Sponseller BA, Alcott C, Sponseller BS, Ben-Shlomo G, Whitley R. Survival of an adult Quarter Horse gelding following bacterial meningitis caused by Escherichia coli. Eq Vet Ed, accepted Oct, 2012.

Williams J, Riedesel E, Jeffery N, Alcott C. What is your diagnosis? Subdural Empyema in a German Shepherd Dog. J Am Vet Med Assoc, accepted for publication May, 2012.

Wong D, Witty D, Alcott C, Sponseller B, Wang C, Hepworth K. Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Healthy Adult Horses. J Vet Intern Med, accepted for publication December, 2012.

Wong D, Sponseller B, Alcott C, Agbedanu P, Wang C, Hsu W. Effects of Intravenous Polymixin B in an endotoxemia model in neonatal foals. J Am Vet Med Assoc, accepted for publication December, 2012.

Tracey A, Alcott C, Schleining J, Wang C, Zaback P, Hostetter J, Reinertson E. The Effects of Topical Oxygen Therapy on Equine Distal Limb Dermal Wound Healing. Eq Vet J, accepted for publication January, 2013.

Wong DM, Alcott CJ, Clark SK, Jones DE, Fisher PG, Sponseller BA. Alloimmune neonatal neutropenia in a Thoroughbred colt. J Vet Diagn Invest, 2011 Oct 6;1-8.

Wong DM, Alcott CJ, Wang C, Bornkamp JL, Young JL, Sponseller BA. Agreement between partial pressure of carbon dioxide and saturation of hemoglobin with oxygen values obtained by direct arterial blood measurements versus noninvasive methods in conscious healthy and ill foals. J Am Vet Med Assoc, 2011 Nov 15;239(10):1341-7.

Alcott C, Sponseller B, Wong D, Davis J, Soliman A, Wang C, Hsu W. Clinical and Immunomodulating Effects of Ketamine in Horses with Experimental Endotoxemia. J Vet Intern Med, 2011; 25(4):934-943.

Sponseller BA, Sponseller BT, Alcott CJ, Kline K, Hostetter J, Reinertson EL, Fales-Williams A. Syringohydromyelia in horses: 3 cases. Can Vet J 2011; 52:147–152.

Wong DM, Gross W, Madron M, Alcott CJ. What is your diagnosis? Palatal cyst. J Am Vet Med Assoc, 2011 Jan 15;238(2):157-8.

Alcott C, Wong D, Sponseller BA. Attenuation of endotoxemia in horses with a ketamine continuous rate infusion. J Vet Intern Med (research abstract), 2010; 24(3):709-709.

Alcott C, Wong D. Anaphylaxis and systemic inflammatory response syndrome induced by inadvertent intravenous administration of mare’s milk in a neonatal foal. J Vet Emerg Crit Care, 20(6):616-622.

Wong DM, Alcott CJ, Wang C, Hay-Kraus B, Buchanan BR, Brockus CW. Physiologic effects of nasopharyngeal administration of supplemental oxygen at various flow rates in healthy neonatal foals. Am J Vet Res, 2010;71(9):1081-1088.

Alcott C, Wong D, Brockus C, Sponseller B. Review of Hemostasis in the Horse. Compendium Equine, 2009; 4(2): 78-89.

Wong D, Brockus C, Alcott C, Sponseller B. Modification of the Coagulation Cascade: Medications Available to the Equine Clinician. Compendium Equine 2009; 4(5):224-236.

Wong, David; Alcott, Cody; Sponseller, Brett; Young, Jessica; Sponseller, Beatrice. Impaired Intestinal Absorption of Glucose in 4 Foals with Lawsonia intracellularis Infection. J Vet Intern Med 2009; 23(4):940-944

Wong DM, Vo DT, Alcott CJ, Stewart AJ, Peterson AD, Sponseller BA, Hsu WH. Adrenocorticotropic hormone stimulation tests in healthy foals from birth to 12 weeks of age. Can J Vet Res 2009; 73(1):65-72.

Wong DM, Vo DT, Alcott CJ, Peterson AD, Sponseller BA, Hsu WH. Baseline plasma cortisol and ACTH concentrations and response to low-dose ACTH stimulation testing in ill foals. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2009; 234(1):126-132.

Wong D, Vo D, Alcott C, Peterson A, Brockus C, Hsu W. Plasma Vasopressin Concentrations in Healthy Foals from Birth to 3 Months of Age. J Vet Intern Med 2008;22(6):1259-1261.

Wong D, Belgrave L, Williams K, Piero F, Alcott C, Bolin S, Marr C, Nolen-Walston R, Meyers R, Wilkins P. Multinodular pulmonary fibrosis in five horses. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2008; 232:898-905.

Honors & Awards

Resident of the Year, Iowa State University, CVM, 2009

ACVIM Foundation Resident Grant, 2009

Oetjen Large Animal Medicine Scholarship, 2003

Merck/Merial Summer Scholarship, Johne's disease research, Department of Veterinary Pathology, Iowa State Universtiy, 2002

Allen C. Peterson Scholarship in Veterinary Medicine, 2001 

Memberships

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

American Veterinary Medical Association

Iowa Veterinary Medical Association

American Association of Equine Practitioners