Associate Professor, Pharmacology
CertificationsDiplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
- (2016) Recovery of horses from general anesthesia following induction with either propofol or midazolam followed by ketamine. In pressJarrett M, Bailey K, Messenger K, Prange T, Gaines B, Posner LP. | JAVMA 10-2016.
- (2015) Chapter 12. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. In Veterinary Anesthesia and AnalgesiaPapich MG & Messenger K. | The 5th Edition of Lumb and Jones. Grimm KA, Lamont LA, Tranquilli WJ, Greene SA & Robertson SA, editors. Wiley Blackwell, 2015. Pages 227-243.
- (2011) Intravenous and sublingual buprenorphine in horses: pharmacokinetics and influence of sampling siteMessenger KM, Davis JL, Lafevers DH, Barlow BM, Posner LP | Vet Anaesth Analg Apr 19, 2011
- (2011) Pharmacokinetics of intravenous and intramuscular buprenorphine in the horseDavis JL, Messenger KM, Lafevers DH, Barlow BM, Posner LP | J Vet Pharmacol Ther Mar 11, 2011
Messenger Honored with SAVMA Teaching Excellence Award
From the first day of class, Sara Tufts knew that Kristen Messenger would be unlike any teacher she ever had. An unrestricted enthusiasm carried her voice. She made eye contact. For an early morning class with heavy material — anything and everything pharmacology — Messenger was downright upbeat. The positivity was palpable. It was genuine.