Nicole Northrup DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Associate Professor of Oncology
Chief of Outpatient Medicine
Dr. Nicole Northrup received her DVM degree from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994 and completed a 1-year internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City the following year. She served as an associate veterinarian at the Alex Lewyt Veterinary Medical Center at North Shore Animal League for the next 2 years.
Dr. Northrup’s residency training in Small Animal Oncology in the Harrington Oncology Program of Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine led to board certification by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialty of Oncology in 2000. That year she joined the Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, and was the first veterinary oncologist to practice in the state of Georgia. Dr. Northrup received the Jules and Lucy Silver Animal Bedside Manner Award in 1999 and the Outstanding Hospital Service Award in 2002. She has authored or co-authored 27 abstracts, 23 journal articles and 5 book chapters.
Clinical studies leading to improved diagnostic and therapeutic options for veterinary cancer patients.
- The Jules and Lucy Silver Animal Bedside Manner Award, 1999
- The Outstanding Hospital Service Award, 2002
- Northrup NC, Gieger TL, Saba CF, Kosarek CE, Wall TM, Hume KR, Childress MO, and Keys D. Mechlorethamine, procarbazine, and prednisone with or without vincristine (MOPP versus MPP) for the treatment of resistant lymphoma in dogs. Vet and Comp Oncol, 2009;7(1):38-44.
- Northrup NC, Selting KA, Rassnick KM, et al. Retrospective study of mandibulectomy for oral tumors in cats. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc, 2006;42(5):350-60.
- Northrup NC, Howerth EW, Harmon BG, et al. Variation among pathologists in histologic grading of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors with uniform use of a single grading reference. J Vet Diag Invest 2005;17:561-564.
- Northrup NC, Howerth EW, Harmon BG, et al. Variation among pathologists in the histologic grading of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors. J Vet Diag Invest 2005;17(3):245-248.