Locke A. Karriker

DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVPM
Gustafson Chair for Teaching Excellence
Professor
515-294-2283
2227 Lloyd
Education & Certifications  

Executive Veterinary Program in Swine Health Management, University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, April 2009.
Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Admitted by Examination, August 2006.
Master of Science in Veterinary Science. Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi, 2000. Area of concentration: Swine Production Medicine
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Starkville, Mississippi, 1999.
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Minor in Chemistry. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1995.

Teaching  

Instructor of Record
VDPAM 310 - Introduction to Production Medicine
VDPAM 478A - Swine Medicine Education Center: Swine Production Management and Consultation
VDPAM 478B - Swine Medicine Education Center: Swine Clinical Pharmacology and Treatment Management
VDPAM 478C - Swine Medicine Education Center: Swine Emerging Diseases Diagnosis and Management
VDPAM 479 - Applied Swine Production Medicine Preceptorship
VDPAM 480 - Swine Production Medicine
VDPAM 650 - Swine Diagnostic Medicine
VDPAM 655 - Advanced Swine Production Medicine
AN S 384 - Swine Health and Biosecurity

Guest Lecturer
VDPAM 312 - Introduction to Animal Welfare
VDPAM 340 - Clinical Foundations
V C S 311 - Veterinarian in Society I

Research Focus & Interests  

Diagnosis and Treatment of Swine Disease, Swine Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Swine Preventive Medicine

Honors & Awards  

Iowa State University Award for Outstanding Achievement in Teaching 2015.

Dr. Douglas and Ann Gustafson Professor of Excellence in Veterinary Education 2014.

Howard Dunne Memorial Award, American Association of Swine Veterinarians. 2014.

Faculty Member of the Year, College of Veterinary Medicine. Iowa State University. 2012.
Alumnus of the Year for the College of Veterinary Medicine at Mississippi State University. 2012.Page 4 of 51
Dr. William O. Reece Award for Outstanding Academic Advising. Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. 2011.
Howard Dunne Memorial Lecture. Annual Meeting of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians. 2011.

Leadership/Committees/Council  

Director, Swine Medicine Education Center

Memberships  

American Association of Swine Veterinarians
Iowa Veterinary Medical Association

Selected Publications  

Peer reviewed papers since 2014

“**” Denotes a student that Dr. Karriker mentored, served as major professor, served as graduate committee member, or served as professional (DVM) curriculum advisor during the study.

Pittman J**, Myers G, Stalder K, Karriker L. 2015. Effect of fenbendazole on shedding and embryonation of Ascaris suum eggs from naturally infected sows. Journal of Swine Health and Production. 23(5):252-263.

Day D**, Sparks J**, Karriker L, Stalder K, Wulf L, Zhang J, Kinyon J, Stock M, Gehring R, Wang C, Ellingson J, Coetzee J. 2015. Impact of an experimental PRRSV and Streptococcus suis coinfection on the pharmacokinetics of ceftiofur hydrochloride after intramuscular injection in pigs. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. doi: 10.1111/jvp.12209. [Epub ahead of print].

Thomas P**, Karriker L, Ramirez A, Zhang J, Ellingson J, Crawford K**, Bates J**, Hammen K, Holtkamp D. 2015. Evaluation of time and temperature sufficient to inactivate porcine epidemic diarrhea virus in swine feces on metal surfaces. Journal of Swine Health and Production. 23(2):84-90.

Pairis-Garcia M**, Johnson A, Stalder K, Abell C**, Karriker L, Coetzee J, Millman S. 2015. Behavioural evaluation of analgesic efficacy for pain mitigation in lame sows. Animal Welfare. 24: 93-99.Page 5 of 51

Pairis-Garcia M**, Johnson A, Abell C**, Coetzee J, Karriker L, Millman S, Stalder K. 2015. Measuring the efficacy of flunixin meglumine and meloxicam for lame sows using a GAITFour pressure mat and an embedded microcomputer-based force plate system. Journal of Animal Science. 93(5):2100-10.

Pairis-Garcia M**, Johnson A, Kukanich B, Wulf L, Millman S, Stalder K, Karriker L, Coetzee J. 2014. Pharmacokinetics of meloxicam in mature swine after intravenous and oral administration. Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 38: 265-270.

Mohling C**, Johnson A, Coetzee J, Karriker L, Stalder K, Abell C**, Tyler H, Millman S. 2014. Evaluation of mechanical and thermal nociception as objective tools to measure painful and non-painful lameness phases in multiparous sows. Journal of Animal Science. 92: 3073-3081.

Mohling C**, Johnson A, Coetzee J, Karriker L, Abell C**, Millman S, Stalder K. 2014. Kinematics as objective tools to evaluate lameness phases in multiparous sows. Livestock Science. 165:120-128.

Bates J**, Karriker L, Stock M, Pertzborn K, Baldwin L, Wulf L, Lee C, Wang C, Coetzee J. 2014. Impact of transmammary-delivered meloxicam on biomarkers of pain and distress in piglets after castration and tail docking. PLoS One. Dec 1;9(12):e113678. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113678.

Dzikamunhenga RS, Anthony R, Coetzee J, Gould S, Johnson A, Karriker L, McKean J, Millman ST, Niekamp SR, O'Connor AM. 2014. Pain management in the neonatal piglet during routine management procedures. Part 1: a systematic review of randomized and non-randomized intervention studies. Animal Health Research Reviews. 15(1):14-38.

O’Connor A, Anthony R, Bergamasco L, Coetzee J, Gould S, Johnson A, Karriker L, Marchant-Forde J, Martineau G, McKean J, Millman S, Niekamp S, Pajor E, Rutherford K, Sprague M, Sutherland M, von Borell E, Dzikamunhenga R. 2014. Pain management in the neonatal piglet during routine management procedures. Part 2: Grading the quality of evidence and the strength of recommendations. Animal Health Research Reviews. 15: 39-62.

Sadler L**, Karriker L, Johnson A, Schwartz K, Widowski T, Wang C, Millman S. 2014. Swine respiratory disease minimally affects responses of nursery pigs to gas euthanasia. Journal of Swine Health and Production. 22(3):125-133

Abell C**, Johnson A, Karriker L, Rothschild M, Hoff S, Sun G, Fitzgerald R**, Stalder K. 2014. Using classification tress to detect lameness in sows induced lame using a transient lameness model. Animal. 8(6): 1000-9.

Pairis-Garcia M**, Johnson A, Stalder K, Karriker L, Coetzee J, Millman S. 2014. Measuring the efficacy of flunixin meglumine and meloxicam for lame sows using nociceptive threshold tests. Animal Welfare. 23:219-229.

Pairis-Garcia M**, Johnson A, Millman S, Stalder K, Karriker L. 2014. Effects of yohimbine, an alpha 2-antagonistic reversal agent, on physiological recovery parameters of anesthetized sows. Journal of Swine Health and Production. 22:16-23.

 Pairis-Garcia M**, Johnson A, Bates J**, Stock M, Stock L, Brommel A, Stalder K, Karriker L. 2014. Development and refinement of a technique for short-term intravascular ear catheter placement in mature sows. Laboratory Animals. 48:78-81.Page 6 of 51

Van Engen N, Stock M, Engelken Y, Vann R, Wulf L, Karriker L, BusbyW, Lakritz J, Carpenter A, Bradford B, Hsu W, Wang C, Coetzee J. 2014. Impact of oral meloxicam on circulating physiological biomarkers of stress and inflammation in beef steers after long distance transportation. Journal of Animal Science. 92:498-510.

Weimer S**, Johnson A, Fangman T, Karriker L, Tyler H, Stalder K. 2014. Comparison of nursery pig behavior assessed using human observation and digital-image evaluation methodologies. Journal of Swine Health Production. 22(3):116-124.

Sadler L**, Karriker L, Schwartz K, Johnson A, Widowski T, Wang C, Sutherland M, Millman S. 2014. Are severely depressed suckling pigs resistant to gas euthanasia? Animal Welfare. 23:145-157.

Books and Chapters

Zimmerman J, Karriker L, Ramirez A, Schwartz K, Stevenson G. 2012. Diseases of Swine, 10th edition. Wiley-Blackwell. Ames, Iowa.

Karriker L, Coetzee J, Friendship R, Prescott J. 2012. Chapter 9: Drug Therapy and Prophylaxis. In Diseases of Swine, 10th Edition. Wiley-Blackwell. Ames, Iowa. 106-118.Page 9 of 51

Ramirez A, Karriker L. 2012. Chapter 1: Herd Evaluation. In Diseases of Swine, 10th Edition. Wiley-Blackwell. Ames, Iowa. 5-17.