Carrie Finno, DVM, PhD


Position Title
Associate Professor

Department of Population, Health & Reproduction
School of Veterinary Medicine


Area of Research

  • Dr. Finno investigates the molecular basis for genetic diseases in the horse and other companion animals. One of the strong translational focuses of Dr. Finno's laboratory is to investigate the role of vitamin E in neurodegeneration using a well-established mouse model and a naturally-occurring model of neuroaxonal dystrophy (NAD) in the horse. Dr. Finno's research is funded by the NIH.