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Scott Brown

Scott Brown

VMD, PhD, DACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Josia Meigs Distinguished Professor
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About Scott Brown

Dr. Scott Brown became our Associate Dean for Academic Affairs on March 1, 2016. Dr. Brown first came to the UGA CVM to complete an internship and residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine following his graduation from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1982. He is board-certified in internal medicine by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. In 1989, he received a PhD in renal pathophysiology from UGA and subsequently completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at the Nephrology Research and Training Center of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.

In addition to garnering numerous teaching and research awards during his time on faculty at the UGA CVM, Dr. Brown’s service to the College has included serving as Acting Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, head of the Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, and Co-Director of the Educational Resources Center.


Educational Background

  • ​VMD (1982) University of Pennsylvania
  • PhD (1989) University of Georgia

Dr. Brown received his veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1982. He subsequently completed an internship and residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine at the Teaching Hospital of the University of Georgia and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine by ACVIM. He received a PhD in Renal Pathophysiology from the University of Georgia in 1989 and completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at the Nephrology Research and Training Center of the University of Alabama-at-Birmingham School of Medicine.


Research Interests

  • ​Nephrology
  • Systemic hypertension

Dr. Brown’s research has focused on nephrology and systemic hypertension, having published over 200 research articles, abstracts, and book chapters on related topics. One of his current interests is educational research and the use of immersive digital images and computer technology to enhance student learning. His research work has been supported by more than $8.5 million in extramural grant support. 


Awards

Dr. Brown’s research and teaching has been recognized through the receipt of numerous awards, including:

  • Creative Research Medal, the University of Georgia Research Foundation
  • American Veterinary Medical Association’s Excellence in Research Award
  • Royal Canin Award
  • National Norden Distinguished Teacher Award
  • Josiah Meigs Distinguished Professor, the University of Georgia

Selected Publications

  • ​Publications by Dr. Brown may be found at PubMed.

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