Dr. Amelia Woolums

Dr. Amelia Woolums

Title:

  • Professor

Contacts:

aw1873@msstate.edu

Overview

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PHD), Pathology , University of California, Davis , 1998
  • Master of Science (MS), Science/Veterinary Science , University of Saskatchewan , 1991
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Veterinary Medicine , Purdue University , 1988

Publications

Conference Proceeding

  • The effect of number of cattle per pen on stocker cattle health and antimicrobial resistance.  Academy of Veterinary Consultants. 2020
  • The effect of number of cattle per pen on stocker cattle health and performance.  Journal of Animal Science. Volume 98, Issue Supplement 1. 2020
  • Increased expression of viral defense genes at arrival may contribute to BRD-associated mortality.  Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases . 2019
  • Whole blood RNA-seq analysis at arrival to identify biomarkers of respiratory disease risk in stocker cattle.  Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases . 2019
  • Impact of management decisions on bovine respiratory disease morbidity and mortality risks.  Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases. 2019
  • Whole blood RNA-Seq analysis of stocker calves reveals insights into BRD.  Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases . 2019
  • Whole blood RNA-Seq analysis of stocker calves at arrival provides immunological and metabolic distinction related to BRD.  2019 Bovine Respiratory Disease Symposium . 2019
  • Whole blood transcriptome analysis reveals altered pathways related to inflammation and fatty acid metabolism in stocker calves that develop bovine respiratory disease.  International Veterinary Immunology Symposium . 2019
  • On-arrival blood transcriptomes identify altered immune pathways in stocker cattle that develop bovine respiratory disease.  American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum . 2019
  • Assesment of On-Arrival Vaccination and Deworming on Stocker Cattle Health and Growth Performance.  Journal of Animal Science. 2018

Extension Publication

  • A Scoring System to Help Producers Assess Heat Stress. Mississippi State University Extension Factsheet. MSU. Issue P3464. 2020

Journal Article

Presentations

Oral Presentation

  • "Distinct gene expression patterns associated with BRD identified by statistical and machine learning approaches." Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases (CRWAD), CRWAD, Virtual. 2020
  • "Multi-tissue transcriptomic analysis of BRSV-infected cattle using machine learning and statistical approaches." Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases (CRWAD), CRWAD, Virtual. 2020
  • "Blood biomarker discovery in high-risk stocker cattle at-arrival: differentiating respiratory health and disease.." Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases(CRWAD) , CRWAD, Virtual. 2020
  • "Transcriptomic profiling of BRD-attributed mortality in stocker cattle identifies active inflammatory and antiviral pathways at arrival.." Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners., AABP, Virtual. 2020
  • "Multi-tissue transcriptomic analysis of BRSV-infected cattle using machine learning and statistical approaches.." CVM Research Day, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. 2020
  • "Making Antibiotics Work for You in the Modern Era: Antibiotic Resistance." Cattlemen's College, National Cattlemen's Beef Association, San Antonio, TX. 2020
  • "Pharmacokinetics of tulathromycin following administration with remote delivery devices.." American Soc. of Anim. Sci and Canadian Soc. of Anim. Sci 2018 Meeting, ASAS, Vancouver BC . 2018

Poster

  • "Multi-tissue transcriptomic analysis of BRSV-infected cattle using machine learning and statistical approaches." National Association of Veterinary Scientists Dual Degree Colloquium., , Virtual. 2020
  • "Developing a rapid non-invasive and portable assay for Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) diagnosis using Near Infrared (NIR) Spectroscopy." Mississippi Academy of Sciences, Mississippi Aademy of Sciences, Mississippi State Universtiy. 2019
  • "Rapid prototyping and development of a tracheostomy tube for calves." MSU Undergraduate Research Symposium, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS. 2018