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
VCS 436/444 – Small Animal Medicine
VCS 453/4 – Small Animal Medicine Clinical Rotation I & II
VCS 676/677 – Small Animal Advanced Medicine
IMBIO 699 – Research: Immunobiology (PhD and MS)
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 also studies neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) and their role in thrombosis in dogs.
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
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine – Diplomate and Member
American Veterinary Medical Association – Member
Association of Veterinary Hematology and Transfusion Medicine – Board Member
Veterinary and Comparative Clinical Immunology Society Hematology Task Force – Member
Jeffery U, Kimura K, Gray R, Leuth P, Bellaire B, LeVine DN. Dogs cast NETs too: Neutrophil extracellular traps in health and immune-mediated hemolytic anemia. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 2015; 168 (3-4): 262-8.
Rodriguez AM, Graef AJ, LeVine DN, Cohen IR, Modiano JF, Kim JH. Association of Sphingosine-1-phosphate (S1P)/S1P Receptor-1 pathway with cell proliferation and survival in canine hemangiosarcoma. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2015; 29(4): 1088-97.
Slovak JE, Wang C, Sun Y, Otoni C, Morrison J, Deitz K, LeVine D, Jergens AE, Development and validation of an endoscopic activity score for canine inflammatory bowel disease, The Veterinary Journal. 2015; 203(3): 290-5.
LeVine DN, Birkenheuer AJ, Brooks MB, Nordone SK, Bellinger DA, Jones SL, Fischer TH, Oglesbee SE, Frey K, Brinson NS, Peters AP, Marr HS, Motsinger-Reif A, Gudbrandsdottir S, Bussel JB, and Key NS. A novel canine model of immune thrombocytopenia: Has ITP gone to the dogs? British Journal of Haematology. 2014; 167(1):110-20.
Slovak JE, Wang C, Morrison JA, Deitz KL, LeVine DN, Otoni C, King RR, Gerber LE, Hanson KR, Lundberg AP, and Jergens AE. Endoscopic assessment of the duodenum in dogs with inflammatory bowel disease. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. 2014; 28 (5): 1442-6.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