Dr. Ann Chapman
Assistant Professor
Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS)
(225) 578-9500

Biography:
Dr. Ann Chapman received her DVM from Louisiana State University in 2001. She returned to LSU to pursue a combined residency training/graduate degree in equine internal medicine at Louisiana State University from 2002-2005. She achieved board certification in large animal internal medicine in 2005 and completed masters of science in veterinary clinical sciences in 2006. She became a faculty member in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences in 2006.

Teaching Interests:
Equine Internal Medicine

Research Interests:
Equine pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction Salmonellosis Foalhood pneumonia Equine asthma

 Awards & Honors:
  • 2016 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2015 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2014 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2013 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2012 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2011 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2011 Teaching Enhancement Fund
  • 2010 Flagship Faculty
  • 2010 Student Clinical Research - 4th place
 Education:
  • MS Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • DVM Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • BA Gettysburg College
 Grants:
  • Treament of equine cruelty and neglect cases in animal shelters, May HTR Foundation, $3,000.00
  • Effects of two formulations of omeprazole compared to placebo on gastric pH and gastric lesion scores, Equine Health Studies Program, $10,000.00
  • Stability of ACTH in frozen equine plasma, Boehringer-Ingelheim, $13,125.00
  • A dose-ranging pilot clinical trial to assess the effectiveness and field safety of Esomeprazole for the treatment of Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (EGUS) , Kindred BioScience, $221,490.00
  • Clinical response of horses with summer pasture associated recurrent airway obstruction to allergen specific immunotherapy, Equine Health Studies Program, $10,000.00
  • Exploring beneficial effects of blueberries in horses: Effect of blueberries on Exercise Testing in horses on the Treadmill, Blueberry Growers of America, $62,208.00
  • Efficacy & Safety Field Study of Ciclesonide for Horses with Recurrent Airway Obstruction (RAO) and/or Summer Pasture Associated Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (SPAOPD), Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, $40,000.00
  • Evaluation of α-melanocyte-stimulating hormone and proopiomelanocortin responses to thyrotropin releasing hormone in young and aged ponies, EHSP Corp Fund, $12,000.00
  • Seasonal release of adrenocorticotrophic hormone concentrations in response to thyrotropin releasing hormone in normal ponies in Louisiana., EHSP Corp Fund, $10,000.00
  • Teaching Enhancement Fund, Campus Federal Credit Union, $500.00
 Publications:
Scientific Abstract:
  • Adrenocorticotropin hormone response to varying dosages of thyrotropin releasing hormone in normal horses. Dorothy Russell Havemeyer International Equine Endocrinology Summit, Chapman, Ann; Ainsworth, Sarah; Keowen, Michael; Fletcher, Jon; Liu, Chin Chi, 2017
Book, Textbook Chapter:
  • Injection Techniques, Chapman, Ann, 2017, Publisher:
  • Other Routes of Medication Adminstration, Chapman, Ann, 2017, Publisher:
  • Placement and Care of Intravenous Catheters, Chapman, Ann, 2017, Publisher:
  • Venous Blood Collection, Chapman, Ann; Costa, Lais, 2017, Publisher:
Journal Article, Academic Journal:
  • Effects of clenbuterol administration on biochemical, histologic and echocardiographic measurements of muscle injury in exercising horses, Eades, Susan; Thompson, Jessica; Chapman, Ann; Paulsen, Daniel; Barker, Steven; McConnico, Rebecca, 2012, American Journal Veterinary Research , Volume: 73, Number: 6, Pages: 875-883