Thomas Swerczek, DVM, Ph.D

Professor
Research
Teaching

twswer1@uky.edu
Phone (859) 257-4820
Fax (859) 257-4119

1400 Nicholasville Road
Lexington KY 40546

Professional Profile

 

 Appointments

1964-1969: Resident in Comparative Pathology, Instructor, Department of Pathiobiology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut.

1969-1973: Assistant Professor,Department of Veterinary Science,College of Agriculture, University of Kentucky, Lexington,Kentucky.

1973-1977: Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Science, College of Agriculture, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.

1978-present: Professor, Department of Veterinary Science, College of Agriculture, Food & Environment,University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky.

Selected Publications on Original Research Findings:

 Swerczek TW, Nielsen SW and Helmboldt CF. Ascariasis Causing Pulmonary Arterial Hyperplasia in Cats. Res. in Vet Sci 11:10-104.1970.

Swerczek TW, Nielsen SW and Helmboldt CF. Transmammary Passage of Toxocara cati in the Cat. Am J Vet Res 32:89-92,1971.

Swerczek TW. Multifocal Hepatic Necrosis and Hepatitiis in Foals caused by Bacillus piliformis (Tyzzer's disease). Veterinary Annals, 17:130-132,1977.

Bryans JT, Swerczek TW, Darlington RW and Crowe MW. Neonatal Foal Disease Associated with Perinatal Infection by Equine Herpesvirus I. J Eq Med and Surg. 1:20-26, 1977.

Curriculum Vitae

http://www2.ca.uky.edu/gluck/SwerczekTW_CV.asp

Education

B.S. 1962 Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas

D.V.M. 1964 Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas

M.S. 1966 Nutritional Pathology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

Ph.D. 1969 Comparative Pathology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

Areas of Interest

equine education, equine research, Pathology