Laurie Lawrence, Ph.D

Professor
Research
Teaching

llawrenc@uky.edu
Phone (859) 257-7509
Fax (859) 257-2534

614 W.P. Garrigus Building
Lexington KY 40546

Curriculum Vitae
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Professional Profile

Research Interests

Equine Nutrition:

 nutrient requirements of exercising horses

nutrient requirements of broodmares and foals

equine digestive physiology

pasture and forage utilization

Equine Exercise Physiology:

effect of exercise on metabolism

interaction between exercise and diet

Selected Publications

Book Chapters. (Recent)

Lawrence, L.M. 2010. Feeding Horses. In, Livestock Feeds and Feeding, R.O. Kellems and D.C. Church, Ed., Prentice Hall Englewood Cliffs, NJ.p378-397.

Lawrence, L.M. The New NRC: Updated requirements for pregnancy and growth. pp. 123-132. IN: J.D. Pagan, ed. Advances in Equine Nutrition IV. Nottingham University Press, Nottingham, UK.

Lawrence, L.M. Assessing energy balance. pp. 43-50. IN J.D. Pagan, ed. Advances in Equine Nutrition IV. Nottingham University Press, Nottingham, UK.

Lawrence, L.M. Updates to the nutrient requirements of the horse: NRC 2007. pp. 66-72. IN: N.E. Robinson and K. Sprayberry, ed. Current Therapy in Equine Medicine 6. W.B. Saunders Elsevier, St. Louis, MO.

Ringler, J., B. Cassill, S. Hayes, J. Stine, and L. Lawrence. Grazing preferences of horses for different cool season grasses. pp. 25-27. IN: J.D. Pagan, ed. UK. Advances in Equine Nutrition IV. Nottingham University Press, Nottingham,UK.

Lawrence, L.M. Updates to the Nutrient Requirements of Horses: NRC 2007. In, N. E. Robinson and K. A.Sprayberry, ed. Current Therapy in Equine Medicine 6. Saunders Elsevier St. Louis, MO p 66-72. 2008.

O’Connor, C.I., L.M. Lawrence, A.C. St. Lawrence, K.M. Janicki, L.K. Warren, and S. Hayes. The effect of dietary fish oil supplementation on exercising horses. Journal of Animal Science 82 (10): 2978-2984. 2004.

Siciliano, P.D. and L.M. Lawrence. 1996. Vitamin E Nutrition in the Horse. In Vitamin E in Animal Nutrition and Management. M. Coehlo, Ed. BASF, Inc., Cherry Hill, N.J. p461- 472.

Lawrence, L.M. 1997. Feeding Horses. In, Feeds and Feeding, D.C. Church, Ed., Prentice Hall Englewood Cliffs, NJ.

Lawrence, L.M. 1997. Feeding the racehorse. The Veterinarian's Practical Reference to Equine Nutrition. K. Thompson, Ed. Purina Mills, St. Louis Mo. (p 7-14)

Lawrence, L.M. 1997. Feed supplements. The Veterinarian's Practical Reference to Equine Nutrition. K. Thompson, Ed. Purina Mills, St. Louis Mo. (p 87-92)

Education

Ph.D., Colorado State University (Animal Nutrition)

M.S., Colorado State University (Animal Nutrition)

B.S., Cornell University (Animal Science)

A.A.S., State University of New York Agricultural and Technical College at Delhi, Veterinary Technology

Areas of Interest

equine clubs and teams, equine education, equine research, equine science and management degree, graduate education, nutrition, undergraduate education