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Federica Morandi, DVM, MS, DECVDI, DACVR


Associate Professor and Director of Radiological Services
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
The University of Tennessee
2407 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: (865) 974-8387
FAX: (865) 974-5609

Education

  • DVM, Universita' di Parma, Italy, 1996
  • MS, The Ohio State University, 2001
  • Diplomate - European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, 2001
  • Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Radiology, 2002

Training

  • Internship-equivalent in Diagnostic Imaging
    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
    Uppsala, Sweden, 1997
  • Residency in Radiology
    The Ohio State University, 1998 - 2001

Teaching

  • VM855 Small Animal Orthopedic Radiology
  • VM855 Large Animal Radiology
  • VM887 Advanced Imaging Elective (Computed Tomography, Nuclear Medicine; course coordinator)
  • Clinical Rotations
  • Application-Based Learning Exercise (ABLEs)
  • Residents Training: Nuclear Medicine Rounds
  • Residents Training: Known Cases Conference
  • Residents Training: Review of Resident Reports

Clinical Interests

  • Computed Tomography
  • Orthopedic Radiology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Nuclear Medicine

Research Interests

  • Computed Tomography, especially pulmonary CT and CT-angiography
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET, PET/CT)
  • Imaging Diagnosis of portosystemic shunts

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR)
  • European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (ECVDI)
  • European Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging (EAVDI)
  • International Veterinary Radiology Association (IVRA)
  • Nuclear Medicine Society of the ACVR
  • CT/MRI society of the ACVR
  • Phi Zeta Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine

Service

  • ECVDI Board Exam Committee Member (2009 - present)
  • Associate Editor, Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound (2009 - present)
  • ACVR Executive Council Member (2009 - 2011)
  • Society of Veterinary Nuclear Medicine of the ACVR (Secretary 2006 - 2008, President 2009 - 2011)
  • ACVR Residency Standard and Evaluation Committee Member (2008 - 2010)
  • ACVR Resident Research Awards in Radiological Sciences Committee Member (2005 - 2008)
  • Reviewer for the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA), American Journal of Veterinary Research (AJVR), American Journal of Veterinary Surgery (AJVS) and Australian Veterinary Journal (AVJ)

Peer-Reviewed Publications