Keith Poulsen

Keith Poulson
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Large Animal Internal Medicine


Education and Professional Training: 

2008- 2012

The University of Wisconsin-Madison

Graduate School, Comparative Biomedical Sciences

PhD, June, 2012

2005 – 2008             

The University of Wisconsin-Madison

School of Veterinary Medicine

Large Animal Internal Medicine Residency

Achieved Diplomat status, July, 2008

2004 – 2005           

North Carolina State University

College of Veterinary Medicine

Food Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship

2000 – 2004            

The University of Wisconsin-Madison

School of Veterinary Medicine

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, May, 2004                                 

1996 – 2000             

The University of Wisconsin-Madison

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Bachelor of Sciences degree in Biochemistry, May, 2000

Professional and Research Interests: 
  • Dairy cattle with specific interest in preweaned heifer calf health
  • Zoonotic foodborne disease with specific interest in implementing disease control strategies in low and middle income countries
  • Food Safety
  • Teaching veterinary medical students


Westerman TL, Poulsen KP, Schlipf JW, Valentine BA.  2014.  Neurotropic T-cell-rich B-cell lymphoma in a 14-year-old Morgan gelding.. The Canadian veterinary journal. La revue vétérinaire canadienne. 55(4):379-82. Abstract
Poulsen KP, McGuirk SM.  2009.  Respiratory disease of the bovine neonate.. The Veterinary clinics of North America. Food animal practice. 25(1):121-37,vi-vii. Abstract
Czuprynski CJ, Kathariou S, Poulsen KP.  2009.  Listeria.. Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections in Animals 4th ed..