James D. Ferguson, VMD, MS, MAR, Diplomat ACVN, ACT

About The Member

Education:

                1973                       BA                          Johns Hopkins University (Natural Science)

                1977                       MS                         Drexel University (Biomedical Engineering and Science)

                1981                       VMD                      University of Pennsylvania (School of Veterinary Medicine)

                2016                       MAR                      Trinity School for Ministry (Theology)

 

Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments:

                1983-1985                            Resident, Clinical Nutrition, University of Pennsylvania

                1985-1986                            Resident, Clinical Reproduction, University of Pennsylvania

                                                                               

Military Service: none                   

Faculty Appointments:

                1974-1976            Teaching Assistant, Department of Biology,

                                                Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

                1978-1979            Lecturer, Anatomy and Physiology, Department of Biology,

                                                Widener College, Chester, PA

                1982-1983            Resident, Section of Nutrition, Department of Clinical Studies,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                1983-1985            Resident, Sections of Nutrition and Reproduction, Department of Clinical                                                               Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                1986-1987            Lecturer, Section of Reproduction, Department of Clinical Studies,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                1987-1990            Assistant Professor, Reproductive Physiology, Department of Animal Science,                                                       Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Ithaca, NY 14853

                1990-1995            Assistant Professor, Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical Studies,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                1996-2001            Associate Professor, Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical Studies,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                1996-2001            Associate Professor, Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical Studies,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                2002-2016            Professor of Nutrition, Department of Clinical Studies,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

                2017                       Professor Emeritus, Professor of Nutrition, Department of Clinical                                                                              Studies, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

 

Hospital and/or Administrative Appointments:

                2001-2016            Section Chief, Animal Production Systems, Deptartment of Clinical Studies, New

                                                Bolton Center, University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine

Other Appointments:

                1973-1974            Teacher, Biology and Algebra, Trinity-Pawling School, Pawling, NY

                1974-1976            Teaching Assistant, Drexel University, Department of Biology

                1976-1977            Technician, Lab Animal, University of Pennsylvania

                1981-1982            Associate Veterinarian, Farrell Veterinary Clinic, Newville, PA

                1982-1983            Associate Veterinarian, Dr. Joseph McCahon, Exton, PA

                1984-1985            State Veterinarian, Keystone (Philadelphia)Race Track

                2017                       Vicar Christ Church Anglican on the Main Line

                2018-                     President, elect PASEF, University of Pennsylvania

Specialty Certification:

                1987                       American College of Theriogenologists

                1989                       American College of Veterinary Nutrionists

                                                                               

Licensure:

                1984-Present                     Pennsylvania

                1984-Present                     New York

                2016                                       Ordination Presbyter, CANA East

 

Awards, Honors and Membership in Honorary Societies:

                1978-1981            Deans List, University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine

                1980-1981            Beta Chapter, Phi Zeta Veterinary Honor Society

                1981                       Summa Cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine

                1981                       Leonard Pearson Prize, University of Pennsylvania,

                                                School of Veterinary Medicine

                1997                       NY Farmers Award for outstanding achievement in agriculture

                                              

Memberships in Professional and Scientific Societies and Other Professional Activities:

   National:          American Academy of Veterinary Nutritionists (Member)             

                                American Association for the Advancement of Science (Member)             

                                American Association of Bovine practitioners (Member)

                                American Dairy Science Association (Member)  

                                American Veterianry Medical Association (Member)

                                Society for Theriogenology (Member)