Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

info@cldavis.org | Phone: 847-367-4359 | Fax: 847-247-1869
  • 25th Annual Descriptive Veterinary Pathology Course

    Learn how to describe gross and microscopic lesions in a variety of major organs in numerous animal species.

  • 43rd Annual Gross Pathology Review Course

    Learn to identify common diseases in a wide variety of species from salient diagnostic features and to form appropriate morphologic and differential diagnoses.

  • 2016 POLA Course

    Learn to recognize and interpret of lesions in laboratory animals.

  • 26th Annual South Central Division Meeting

    Guest Lecture: Aquatic Animal Pathology; Fish, Invertebrates, and Aquaculture Perspectives by Wes Baumgartner, DVM, PhD, DACVP, Mississippi State University

  • 2016 ASVCP Descriptive Veterinary Pathology Course

    The course was held in Australia at The University of Queensland Gatton Campus.

  • 25th Annual South Central Division Meeting

    The Meeting was held at the Texas A&M University Galveston Campus on October 2, 2015.

  • 25th Annual South Central Division Meeting

    The Meeting was held at the Texas A&M University Galveston Campus on October 2, 2015.

  • Southcentral Division

    The Fondation's Southcentral Division meting is well-known for its outstanding social events.

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Most Requested Publications

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CL Davis Diagnostic Exercises

The main goal of these Diagnostic Exercises is to provide interesting cases, focusing on the gross pathological lesions and associated histopathologic or cytologic findings. This material can be of great use for veterinary students, in-training pathologists, and ACVP diplomates alike.

There will be one contribution per month of the year; anyone may contribute. To do so, please contact Dr. Vinicius Carreira at vinicius.carreira@gmail.com to identify a convenient date for your submission and to receive templates to be used. Spots will be filled out on a first-come first-served basis.

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Happy Friday everyone!
American White Pelican.
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Jerad Gardner, MD
immune cells Vs cancer cell
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NK/T cell vs cancer cell. The immune system is amazing. #pathology #science buff.ly/1TxeA0s

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The training year is winding down, and the WSC conferences are finished. Here are the results for Conference 23! It may not excite YOU, but it means I only have two more to go!
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Another memory from John King. Many students, colleagues, and even his pathology instructors were at one time or another subjected to John's "pathology catechism". Shortly before his introduction at the 2012 ACVP meeting, he codified it and presented a bit of it at the meeting, eschewing a normal thank you speech and recounting of his many accolades.

Here is a copy for those who admired the man.
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