Dr. David Bemis
Dr. Bemis is professor in the Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences at the University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine. He teaches bacteriology and mycology in the professional veterinary curriculum and directs a full service clinical bacteriology and mycology laboratory that receives specimens from both within and outside of the UT Veterinary Medical Center. He conducts applied research in multiple areas of the discipline and provides laboratory collaborative support for clinical investigators.
Dr. Bemis has published more than 70 peer-reviewed journal articles in his field. He is a recipient of the Trek Award for Excellence in Veterinary Microbiology given by the American Association of Veterinary Microbiologists and was awarded honorary diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Microbiologists.