Susan E. Little, DVM, PhD, Dipl. EVPC Professor and
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Susan E. Little, DVM, PhD, Dipl. EVPC Professor and Krull-Ewing Endowed Chair in Veterinary Parasitology Department of Pathobiology, Centre for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University Dr. Susan E. Little received her BS from Cornell University, her DVM from Virginia Tech, and her PhD in veterinary parasitology from the University of Georgia. She currently is a professor and the Krull-Ewing endowed chair in veterinary parasitology at the Centre for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, where she oversees a research programme that focuses on zoonotic and veterinary tick-borne diseases, including ehrlichiosis and borreliosis. Her research is supported by competitive grants from the National Institutes of Health, private foundations, and by the veterinary health industry. Dr. Little has authored numerous publications on veterinary and human parasites and she serves on the editorial boards of Veterinary Parasitology and Veterinary Therapeutics. She is a Diplomat of the European Veterinary Parasitology College, a member of the executive board of the Companion Animal Parasite Council, and President of the American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists. She is also an outstanding teacher who has been recognised for parasitology teaching excellence at the class, College, University, and national level. Dr. Little has twice been awarded an Excellence in Teaching Award from the national Student American Veterinary Medical Association.