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Kathryn Meurs, DVM, PhD Diplomate ACVIM (Cardiology)

Professor, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

Office: 919.513.6213
Lab: Genetic Testing
Lab Phone: 919.513.6213

Dr. Meurs completed her DVM at the University of Wisconsin – Madison and completed a small animal internship at North Carolina State University. She completed a Cardiology residency at Texas A&M University and is board certified from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology). Dr. Meurs has a Ph.D. in Genetics from Texas A&M University and her areas of interest include familial aspects of cardiovascular disease, especially cardiomyopathy.


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Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)
  • 2016. Use of RNA-seq to identify cardiac genes and gene pathways differentially expressed between dogs with and without dilated cardiomyopathy.Friedenberg, S.G., L. Chdid, B. Keene, B. Sherry, A. Motsinger-Reif, and K. Meurs. | American Journal of Veterinary Research 7 7(7):693-699.