Dr. Shannon Dehghanpir
Assistant Professor
Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS)

Shannon received her DVM from Louisiana State University in 2013. She then completed a small animal rotating internship at the University of Pennsylvania. She returned to LSU for a combined clinical pathology residency and Master's degree. She became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Pathology and joined LSU as an Assistant Professor in 2017.

Research Interests:
Veterinary Mycology Hematology Veterinary Education Board preparatory training

 Awards & Honors:
  • 2019 School of Veterinary Medicine Outstanding Teaching Award
  • 2018 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2018 Outstanding Service Award
  • 2018 School of Veterinary Medicine Outstanding Teaching Award
  • 2018 Zoetis Animal Health Distinguished Teacher Award
  • 2017 CL Davis Award
  • 2013 ACVIM Certificate of Excellence
  • 2013 ACVS Small Animal Proficiency Award
  • 2013 Bayer Award for Excellence in Dermatology
  • 2013 Oncology Certificate of Merit Award
  • 2012 Salsbury Scholarship
  • 2011 Peri Tumay DVM Memorial Fellowship
  • 2010 Baton Rouge Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Scholarship
  • American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP)
  • MS LSU
  • Small Animal Rotating Internship University of Pennsylvania
  • Measuring the Level of Agreement between a PCR, Standard Saline Agglutination, and EldonCard methods for blood typing of pet pigs, CORP Grant, $4,000.00
Scientific Abstract:
  • Validation of a canine ocular simulator for use in fundic examination, Banse, Heidi; McMillan, Chantal ; Anderson, Sarah; Hecker, Kent ; Skorobohach, Brian; Carter, Renee; Lewin, Andrew; Baker, Rose; Dehghanpir, Shannon; Hale, Lorrie; Grandt, Beth; Kondro, Doug; Dorosz, Sam; Ungrin, Mark; Warren, Amy, 2019
  • Oomycotic dermatitis in a dog, Dehghanpir, Shannon; Sakaguchi, Kanako; Pucheu-Haston, Cherie; Grooters, Amy; Langohr, Ingeborg; Gaunt, Stephen, 2016
Journal Article, Academic Journal:
  • Pathology in Practice: Canine Eosinophilic Pulmonary Granulomatosis, Dehghanpir, Shannon; Leissinger, Mary; Jambhekar, Anisha; Kawabata, Atsushi; Ryan, Kirk; Wilson, Leslie; Gaunt, Stephen, 2019, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 254, Number: 4, Pages: 479-482
  • Broad anti-herpesviral activity of α-hydroxytropolones., Dehghanpir, Shannon; Birkenheuer, C; Yang, Kui; Murelli, R; Morrison, L; Baines, Joel, 2018, Veterinary microbiology , Volume: 214, Pages: 125-131
  • Entomophthoromycosis and mucormycosis as causes of pneumonia in Vietnamese potbellied pigs., Evans, Dawn; Kawabata, A; Wilson, Leslie; Kim, K; Dehghanpir, Shannon; Gaunt, Stephen; Welborn, Matthew; Grasperge, Britton; Gill, Marjorie, 2018, Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc , Volume: 30, Number: 1, Pages: 161-164
  • Pathology in Practice., Malbrue, R; Arsuaga, C; Jay, A; Smith, N; Dehghanpir, Shannon; Kawabata, A; Grasperge, Britton; Del Piero, Fabio, 2017, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 250, Number: 9, Pages: 989-992
  • Treatment of a thyroid tumor in an African pygmy hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris), Nevarez, Javier; LaRue, Michelle; Flesner, Brian; Higbie, Christine; Dehghanpir, Shannon; Crossland, Nicholas ; Tully, Thomas; Grasperge, Britton; Langohr, Ingeborg; Shiomitsu, Keijiro, 2016, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 25, Number: 3, Pages: 226-230
  • Lingual mast cell tumor in a cat, Sommer, Breann; Flesner, Brian; Gaunt, Stephen; Evans, Dawn; Dehghanpir, Shannon, 2016, Veterinary Record Case Reports , Volume: 4, Number: 2
  • What's Your Diagnosis? Subcutaneous nodules on the muzzle of a rabbit., Dehghanpir, Shannon; Canady, L; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Gaunt, Stephen, 2016, Veterinary clinical pathology , Volume: 45, Number: 2, Pages: 383-4