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Dana N LeVine

Dana LeVine
Dana N LeVine

DVM, DACVIM, PhD

Assistant Professor, Small Animal Internal Medicine
Veterinary Clinical Sciences
(515) 294-4900
2516 LVMC
Expertise / Research Area

Dana LeVine specializes in small animal internal medicine with a special interest in hematology.  Her research focuses on disorders of hyper- and hypocoagulability, especially immune thrombocytopenia (ITP).  She is interested in the role platelets play in maintaining vascular integrity.     

Teaching
VCS 453—Small Animal Medicine: Clinical Assignment in small animal medicine

VCS 454—Small Animal Medicine: Clinical Assignment in small animal medicine  

Education
DVM: Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2004

Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship: University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2004-5

Internal Medicine Residency: North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2005-2008

PhD, Comparative Biomedical Sciences:  North Carolina State University, 2013

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine), 2009 
Selected Publications

Selected Publications

 
LeVine DN, Papich MG, Gookin JL, Davidson GS, Davis JL, Hayes RG.  Ronidazole pharmacokinetics after intravenous and oral immediate-release capsule administration in healthy cats.  J Feline Med Surg 2011; 13(4): 244-50. PMID: 21239199
 
LeVine DN, Zhang D, Harris T, Vaden SL. The use of pooled vs. serial urine samples to measure urine protein:creatinine ratios. Vet Clin Path 2010; 39(1):53-6. PMID: 19572975
 
LeVine DN, Zhou Y, Ghiloni RJ, Fields EL, Birkenheuer AJ, Gookin JL, Robertson ID, Malloy PJ,  Feldman D. Hereditary 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D-resistant rickets in a Pomeranian dog caused by a novel mutation in the vitamin D receptor gene. J Vet Int Med 2009; 23(6): 1278-83. PMID: 19909429
 
Papich MG, LeVine DN, Gookin JL, Davidson GS, Stagner WC, Hayes RB. Ronidazole pharmacokinetics in cats following delivery of a delayed-release guar gum formulation. J Vet Pharmacol Ther 2012 Oct 30.[Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23106427
 
Selected abstracts:

LeVine DN, Birkenheuer AJ, BrooksMB, NordoneSK, BellingerDA, JonesSL, FischerTH, EssermanDA, OglesbeeSE, AJ Birkenheuer, Key NS. A Novel Canine Model of Immune Thrombocytopenia. ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts 2012 120: 3326.
 
Mazepa MA, LeVine DN, Birkenheuer, AJ, Brooks MB, Nordone SK, Bellinger DA, Jones SL, Fischer TH, Fogle JE, Key NS. Dynamic Changes in Platelet Responsiveness to Thrombin and Coated Platelet Potential May Inform Risk of Hemorrhage and/or Thrombosis in a Novel Canine Mode of Immune Thrombocytopenia. ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts 2012 120: 2193.

  

Honors & Awards

2008-2010 Hematology Training Grant Fellow, T32 award, UNC, Chapel Hill

2008 American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology and Academy of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics Resident/Graduate Student Award

2008 American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Distinguished Resident Research Award
 
2004 Horace K. White Prize (for highest academic record during veterinary training), College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University         
 
2004 Charles Gross Bondy Prize (for excellence in practical medicine and surgery of small animals), College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
 
2003 Phi Zeta inductee, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
 
1998 Phi Beta Kappa inductee, Yale University 
Memberships

American Veterinary Medical Association
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine