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Dr. Jose E.P. Santos


Dr. Jose E.P. Santos
Professor of Animal Science, University of Florida

Dr. José E.P. Santos

 

Area of Expertise
Dr. Jose Eduardo P. Santos is a Professor in the Department of Animal Sciences at the University of Florida, Gainesville. His research concentrates on nutritional physiology and reproductive biology of dairy cattle, as well as integration of nutritional management and hormonal manipulation of the estrous cycle to improve conception and reduce embryonic loss in dairy cattle. Dr. Santos received his Veterinary Medicine degree from Sao Paulo State University in Botucatu, Brazil and completed MS and PhD degrees in ruminant nutrition under Dr. John T. Huber.  He completed a clinical residency in Dairy Production Medicine at the University of California Davis in 2000. In July of 2000, Dr. Santos joined the faculty of the School of Veterinary Medicine at UC-Davis where he focused his research in the areas of nutrition and reproduction of dairy cattle. Then, in 2008, he moved to the University of Florida, where he is responsible for extension and research in dairy cattle nutrition and reproduction.

 

Academic Training

PhD 1997 University of Arizona Ruminant Nutrition
MS 1995 University of Arizona Ruminant Nutrition
DVM 1992 Sao Paulo State University - Brazil Veterinary Medicine


Professional Experience

2012 - present

2008 - 2011

Professor of Animal Sciences, University of Florida

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences, University of Florida

2000 - 2008 Assistant and Associate Professor, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis
2000 Residency in Dairy Production Medicine, University of California Davis
1993 - 1995 Private Veterinary Practice in Brazil

Honors and Awards

ADSA Physiology Award, 2009

ADSA Animal Nutrition Young Scientist Award, 2005
House Officer Seminar Day Award, School of Veterinary Medicine UC-Davis, 1999
Dr. Donald E. Jasper Scholarship Award, School of Veterinary Medicine UC-Davis, 1999

 

 

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