Simone T. Stoute, DVM, PhD, DACP

Assistant Clinical Professor, California Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS) Laboratory, University of California - Davis

Education

PhD, The Ohio State University, 2012.

Major: Molecular Virology

Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Poultry Pathology

Dissertation Title: Molecular Virology of Infectious Bursal Disease Virus

Veterinary Residency in Avian Medicine and Diagnostics, 2007-2009, University of California, Davis, 2009.

Major: Avian Medicine

Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Laboratory Diagnostics

DVM, University of the West Indies, 2004.

Professional Positions

Academic

Graduate Research Associate, Ohio State University, School of Veterinary Medicine. (September 2009 - August 2012).

Avian Pathology and Diagnostics Resident, California Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS) - Turlock Laboratory. (August 2007 - July 2009).

Teaching Assistant/Intern – Poultry & Lab Animal Medicine, The University of the West Indies,   School of Veterinary Medicine, Trinidad, West Indies. (August 2005 - June 2007).

Professional

Director, Cornell University, Duck Research Laboratory, Eastport, NY. (September 2012 - Present).

Small Animal Veterinary Surgeon, Jones Animal Clinic and Hospital, Trinidad, West Indies. (July 2004 - July 2005).

Licensures and Certifications

Diplomate, American College of Poultry Veterinarians. (July 11, 2009 - Present).

Awards and Honors

Ohio State Nominee for Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Fellowship, Howard Hughes Medical Institute. (2011 - 2012).

Finalist for the 2010 ‘P.P. Levine Award’- best paper published in Journal ‘Avian Diseases’: "The Diagnosis of Very Virulent Infectious Bursal Disease in California Pullets.", Avian Diseases Journal. (2010).

RESEARCH

Published Intellectual Contributions – Journal Articles

Stoute, S. T., Jackwod, D. J., Sommer-Wagner, S. E., Crossley, B. M., Woolcock, P. R., Charlton, B. R. (In Press). Pathogenicity Associated with Co-infection with Very Virulent Infectious Bursal Disease and U.S. Endemic Infectious Bursal Diseas Viruses. To appear in Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc.

Jackwood, D. J., Stoute, S. T. (2012). Molecular Evidence for a Geographically Restricted Population of Infectious Bursal disease Viruses. Avian diseases.

Jackwood, D. J., Crossley, B. M., Stoute, S. T., Sommer-Wagner, S., Woolcock, P. R., Charlton, B. R. (2012). Diversity of genome segment B from infectious bursal disease viruses in the United States. Avian diseases, 56 (1), 165-172.

Adesiyun, A. A., Fosgate, G. T., Seebaransingh, R., Brown, G., Stoute, S. T., Stewart-Johnson, A. (2011). Virulence of Brucella abortus isolated from cattle and water buffalo.. Tropical animal health and production, 43 (1), 13-16.

Jackwood, D. J., Sommer-Wagner, S. E., Crossley, B. M., Stoute, S. T., Woolcock, P. R., Charlton, B. R. (2011). Identification and pathogenicity of a natural reassortant between a very virulent serotype 1 infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) and a serotype 2 IBDV. Virology, 420 (2), 98-105.

Jackwood, D. J., Sommer-Wagner, S. E., Stoute, S. T., Woolcock, P. R., Crossley, B. M., Hietala, S. K., Charlton, B. R. (2009). Characteristics of a very virulent infectious bursal disease virus from California. Avian diseases, 53 (4), 592-600.

Stoute, S. T., Bickford, A. A., Walker, R. L., Charlton, B. R. (2009). Mycotic pododermatitis and mycotic pneumonia in commercial turkey poults in northern California. Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc, 21 (4), 554-557.

Stoute, S. T., Jackwood, D. J., Sommer-Wagner, S. E., Cooper, G. L., Anderson, M. L., Woolcock, P. R., Bickford, A. A., Senties-Cue, C. G., Charlton, B. R. (2009). The diagnosis of very virulent infectious bursal disease in California pullets. Avian diseases, 53 (2), 321-326.

Stoute, S. T., Charlton, B. R., Bickford, A. A., Bland, M. C. (2009). Respiratory tract trichomoniasis in breeder squab candidates in Northern California. Avian diseases, 53 (1), 139-142.

Adesiyun, A., Stoute, S. T., David, B. (2007). Pre-processed bovine milk quality in Trinidad: Prevalence and characteristics of bacterial pathogens and occurrence of antimicrobial residues in milk from collection centers. Published in Food Control.. 18, 312-320.

Published Intellectual Contributions – Other Publications

Conference Proceeding

Stoute, S. T., Bland, M., Charlton, B. R. (2008). A field comparison of farm production parameters in beak trimmed layers versus non beak trimmed layers in Northern California (pp. 52-54). Proceedings of 57th Western Poultry Conference.

Presentations Given

Stoute, S. T., American Veterinary Medical Association Convention, "Molecular and pathogenic investigation of reassortant very virulent infectious bursal disease virus in California," American Veterinary Medical Association and AAAP Scientific Program, San Diego, CA. (August 7, 2012).

Stoute, S. T., American Veterinary Medical Association Annual Convention, "Reassortant infectious bursal disease viruses from California with a vvIBDV genome segment A and a serotype 1 non vvIBDV segment B," American Veterinary Medical Association and AAAP Scientific Program, St. Louis, MO. (July 19, 2011).

Stoute, S. T., American Veterinary Medical Association Annual Convention, "Investigation of the prevalence of PiCV in N. California meat pigeons," American Veterinary Medical Association and AAAP Scientific Program, Seattle, WA. (July 13, 2009).

Stoute, S. T., California Poultry Health Symposium, "The vvIBDV status in California Poultry." (June 16, 2009).

Stoute, S. T., California Animal Health and Food Safety Staff Presentation Day, "Trichomoniasis primarily involving the respiratory tract of pigeons in N. California," California Animal Health and Food Safety, Fresno, CA. (May 22, 2009).

Stoute, S. T., 2009 Western Poultry Disease Conference, "Outbreak of very virulent infectious bursal disease in N. California pullets," Sacramento, CA. (March 23, 2009).

Stoute, S. T., House Officer Seminar Day, "Investigation of the prevalence of PiCV in N. California meat pigeons," University of California, Davis, Davis, CA. (March 20, 2009).

Stoute, S. T., 2008 Western Poultry Disease Conference, "Field comparison of farm production parameters in beak trimmed layers versus non-beak trimmed layers in N. California," Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. (April 9, 2008).

Stoute, S. T., Squab Quality Assurance Plan, Annual Seminar, "Avian Influenza: Worldwide Disease Situation & Avian Newcastle Disease: Implications for Flock Biosecurity," Squab Quality Assurance Plan, Modesto, California. (February 19, 2008).

Stoute, S. T., Subregional Training Workshop, Trinidad West Indies, "‘Specimen collection, Transportation and Field Diagnostics for Avian Influenza’," Trindad, West Indies. (October 2006).

SERVICE

Professional Service

Officer, Secretary, Ohio State University, College of Veterinary (October 2011- present) Medicine, Graduate Student Association. (October 2011 - Present).

Graduate Student Association (GSA) Representative, Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. (October 2011 - Present).

Member, American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians. (2008 - Present).

Member, American Association of Avian Pathologists. (2007 - Present).

Member, Trinidad & Tobago Veterinary Medical Association. (2004 - Present).