Troy A. Brick

Education & Certifications  

The Ohio State University, Masters of Science, 2011
The Ohio State University, Large Animal Internal Medicine Residency, 2011
Iowa State University, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 2002
Northern State University, B.S. Biology Major, Chemistry Minor, 1997


VDPAM 340 - Clinical Foundations
VDPAM 420A - Applied Production Animal Medicine Preceptorship: Mixed Animal Practice with Food Animal Emphasis
VDPAM 420B - Applied Production Animal Medicine Preceptorship: General Mixed Animal Practice
VDPAM 445 - Production Animal Clinical Medicine
VDPAM 476 - Food Animal and Camelid Field Services
VDPAM 477 - Food Animal and Camelid Medicine and Surgery
VDPAM 490 - State Fair Rotation
VMPM 378 - Case Study IV
VCS 311 - Veterinarian in Society I
AN S 226 - Beef Cattle Science

Research Focus & Interests  

Beef cattle clinical research
Management and treatment of clinical endometritis
Large Animals Internal Medicine

Honors & Awards  

Ohio Penal Industries Certificate of Appreciation for Dedication & Excellence, 2014
Ohio State University selection for the Phi Zeta Research Award, 2012
Iowa State University Gentle Doctor Award, 2002         
Iowa State University Class of 1963 Memorial Scholarship , 2001         
Virginia Pet Clinic Scholarship, 2001
Iowa State University College of Vet. Med. Endowment Fund Award, 2000
Iowa State University College of Vet. Med. Honor Board Service Award, 1999
Iowa State University College of Vet. Med. Honor Board Service Award, 1998                     
Northern State University Cum Laude, 1997
Northern State University Lipscomb Memorial Scholarship, 1994         
Honorable Discharge, U.S. Navy, 1992         
Letter of Commendation, Rear Admiral Paul David Miller USN, 1986


AABP Food Animal Educators Task Force (2019)
ISU-Veterinary Script Concordance Item Review Task Force – Subject matter expert for beef cattle & small ruminants. (2018)
Center for Food Security & Public Health Rural Veterinarian Livestock Zoonosis Focus Group. (2018)
Smith - Kilborne Foreign Animal Disease Program, Selection Committee Member (2018 - Current)
Veterinary Medicine Course Coordinator for 4th year of Veterinary College (2017 – Current)
ISU College of Veterinary Medicine Student Awards Committee, Committee member (2017 – Current)
ISU College of Veterinary Medicine Course Review Committee, Swine Production Management and Consultation, Committee member (2017)
ISU College of Veterinary Medicine Student Faculty Relations Committee, Committee member (2016 – 2019) Chair (2019 – Current)
National Institute of Food and Agriculture Veterinary Services Grant Program Reviewer (2016)


Academy of Veterinary Consultants
American Veterinary Medical Association
American Association of Bovine Practitioners
Iowa Veterinary Medical Association
Iowa Cattleman’s Association (Boone and Story County)

Selected Publications  

Andresen, C.E.; Brick, T.A.; “Parasite Control in Grazing Cattle.” Pasture Management Guide, Iowa Beef Center, Accepted December, 2017.

Gorden, P.J.; Kleinhenz, M.D.; Ydstie, J.A.; Brick, T.A.; Slinden, L.M.; Peterson, M.P.; Straub, D.E.; Burkhardt, D.T.; “Efficacy of vaccination with a Klebsiella pneumoniae siderophore receptor protein (SRP®) vaccine for reduction of Klebsiella mastitis in lactating cattle.” J Dairy Sci, Submitted December 9, 2017.

Andresen, C.E.; Loy, D.D.; Brick, T.A.; Gunn, P.J.; “Effects of extended-release eprinomenctin on cow/calf performance and reproductive success in a fall-calving beef herd.” PROFESIONAL ANIMAL SCIENTIST. (Accepted Dec. 20, 2017).

Wilhelm, A.L.; Maquivar, M.G.; Bas, S; Brick, T.A.; Weiss, W.P.; Bothe, H; Welez, J.S.; Schuenemann, G.M.; “Effect of serum calcium status at calving on survival, health, and performance of postpartum Holstein cows and calves under certified organic management.” JOURNAL OF DAIRY SCIENCE. Vol. 100, no. 4, (Apr. 2017): 3059-3067. (Published).

Brick, T.A.; Schuenemann, G.M; Bas, S; Daniels, J.B.; Pinto, D.R.; Rings, D.M; Rajala-Schultz, P.J.; "Effect of intrauterine dextrose or antibiotic therapy on reproductive performance of lactating dairy cows diagnosed with clinical endometritis." JOURNAL OF DAIRY SCIENCE. Vol. 95, no. 4. (Apr 2012): 1894-1905. (2.56) (Published).