Dr. Erin Malone - DVM, PhD
Dr. Erin Malone, Professor, Assistant Dean of Education; Co-Interim Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs for the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine is the recipient of the 2022 American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) Distinguished Veterinary Teacher Award, presented by Zoetis. This award is one of the most prestigious of teaching awards in the academic veterinary medicine community. Her teaching areas include gastrointestinal, respiratory, and urogenital surgery in large animals, with research interests that include the impacts of surgery and pregnancy on large animal intestinal motility, equine carpal arthritis, the treatment of aural plaques and sarcoids, as well as the scholarship of teaching and learning.
Dr. Malone is a mentor, teacher, and advocate for change in education practices. Her knowledge, passion, and dedication to advancing the field of veterinary medicine is demonstrated in the students she has trained over the past 30 years.