Yuko Sato

DVM, MS, Diplomate ACPV
Education & Certifications  
  • Diplomate, American College of Poultry Veterinarians
  • M.S. - Poultry Residency, Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN), 2015
  • D.V.M. – Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN), 2012
  • B.S. – Berry College (Rome, GA), 2008
  • VDPAM 420P - Poultry Preceptorship
  • VDPAM 408/508 - Poultry Diseases
  • VDPAM 498 - Poultry Medicine
  • AN SCI 373C – Avian Health
Research Focus & Interests  
  • Extension and Outreach
  • Infectious diseases of poultry
  • Poultry diagnostics and pathology
Honors & Awards  
  • 2021       Early Achievement in Extension or Professional Practice, Iowa State University
  • 2018       Early Achievement in Extension or Professional Practice, ISU College of Vet Med
  • 2018       Mark Cook Pullet-zer Prize, Faculty Member of the Year, Midwest Poultry Consortium
  • 2017       AVMA Emerging Leader (American Association of Avian Pathologists)
  • 2017       North American Veterinary Community annual conference, Speaker of the year (Exotics)
  • Iowa Poultry Association, Ex-officio member
  • Iowa Turkey Federation, Ex-officio member
  • Iowa Poultry Emergency Disease Response Committee (IPREP), University Extension Representative
  • USAHA Committee on Poultry and Other Avian Species, Chair
  • Poultry Health Management School-Executive Planning Committee, member
  • Iowa Board of Veterinary Medicine, Board member
  • United Egg Producers Scientific Advisory Committee for Animal Welfare, member
  • American Association of Avian Pathologists (AAAP)
  • American College of Poultry Veterinarians (ACPV)
  • Association of Veterinarians in Egg Production (AVEP)
  • United States American Health Association (USAHA)
  • American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
  • Poultry Science Association (PSA)
Selected Publications  

Google Scholar Page

Sato, Y., T.L. Lin, and P. O’Neil. Ectopic thyroid follicular cell adenoma, papillary type, in a pigeon. Pathology in Practice. Journal of American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). (in press, acceptedNov 2014)

Sato, Y., W.L. Wigle, S. Gallagher, A.L. Johnson, R.W. Sweeney, and P.S. Wakenell. Case Report: Outbreak of Type C Botulism in Commercial Layer Chickens. Avian Diseases. (in press, February 2016)

Sato, Y., W.L. Wigle, T.L. Lin, E.N. Gingerich, and P.S. Wakenell. Case Report: Necrotizing and Hemorrhagic Hepatitis and Enteritis in Commercial Layer Pullets. Av. Dis. (accepted, December 2015)