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Dr. Edward B. Breitschwerdt

Adjunct Professor of Medicine

Duke University

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Duke University

100 Fuqua Drive Box 90120

Durham, North Carolina 27708

United States

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Employment History

Chief Scientific Officer

Galaxy Diagnostics Incorporated

Affiliations

Board of Regents Member
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Scientific Advisory Board Member
North Carolina One Health Collaborative

I Affiliate Member
The World Small Animal Veterinary Association

Executive Board Member
World Small Animal Veterinary Association

Member
TGHC One Health Collaborative

Board Member
California Veterinary Medical Association

Education

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

BS

DVM

DVM

NC State University

DVM

North Carolina State University

DVM

Sao Paulo State University , College of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences

DVM

University of Georgia

bachelor's degree

University of Maryland

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Edward B. Breitschwerdt, DVM Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases

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Dr. Edward B. Breitschwerdt is a professor of medicine and infectious diseases at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He is also an adjunct professor of medicine at Duke University Medical Center, and a Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM). Dr. Breitschwerdt directs the Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory in the Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research at North Carolina State University. He also co-directs the Vector Borne Diseases Diagnostic Laboratory and is the director of the NCSU-CVM Biosafety Level 3 Laboratory.
A graduate of the University of Georgia, Breitschwerdt completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Missouri between 1974 and 1977. He has served as president of the Specialty of Internal Medicine and as chairman of the ACVIM Board of Regents. He is a former associate editor for the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine and was a founding member of the ACVIM Foundation.
Breitschwerdt's clinical interests include infectious diseases, immunology, and nephrology. For over 20 years, his research has emphasized vector-transmitted, intracellular pathogens. Most recently, he has contributed to cutting-edge research in the areas of animal and human bartonellosis. In addition to authoring numerous book chapters and proceedings, Dr. Breitschwerdt's research group has published more that 300 manuscripts in peer-reviewed scientific journals. In 2012, he received the North Carolina State University Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award and in 2013 he received the Holladay Medal, the highest award bestowed on a faculty member at North Carolina State University


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Vector-borne disease • Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM Professor of Medicine in Infectious Disease, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State UniversityView Bio
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Vector-borne disease • Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM
Do we need a different approach to control ticks versus fleas? Why can't we use the same approaches to control fleas and ticks?
Vector-borne disease • Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM
How prevalent are fleas and ticks this year (more, less, or the same as in the recent past)?
Vector-borne disease • Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM
Have flea and tick populations grown? If so, what do you think has caused this?
Vector-borne disease • Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM
Are you seeing an increase in flea-, tick- or mosquito-borne diseases? What diseases are you seeing (e.g. flea allergy dermatitis, Lyme disease, heartworm disease, other)?
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Are there emerging vector borne diseases that the veterinary community needs to be monitoring for in their practices?
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Edward Breitschwerdt, DVM, DACVIM
Dr. Edward Breitschwerdt is a professor of internal medicine at the College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, and an adjunct professor of medicine at Duke University Medical Center. He received his DVM from the University of Georgia in 1974. He was also associate editor of the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine from 1986 to 1991 while serving as president of the ACVIM Specialty of Internal Medicine. He served on the ACVIM Board of Regents from 1996 to 2001, and has published more than 250 articles in scientific journals. He received the Excellence in Canine Research Award from the American Kennel Club in 1995, the Robert W. Kirk Award for Professional Excellence in 2005, and appeared in the International Who's Who of Professionals in 1997. Dr. Breitschwerdt specializes in infectious diseases and immunology.


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Dr Ed Breitschwerdt, professor of internal medicine at NC State's College of Veterinary Medicine and adjunct professor of medicine at Duke University, said: "Based upon this one study we can't definitively say that a subset of rheumatoid illnesses have an infectious origin.


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Washington, D.C., January 25, 2017 - The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) has named Dr. Edward B. Breitschwerdt from the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine (NCSU-CVM) as the recipient of the 2017 AAVMC Excellence in Research Award. Selected by a committee of peers, the honor designates Dr. Breitschwerdt as the outstanding veterinary medical researcher of the year.
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Dr. Breitschwerdt is a professor of medicine and infectious diseases at NCSU-CVM and adjunct professor of medicine at the Duke University Medical Center. He directs NC State's Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory in the Comparative Medicine Institute, one of the world's leading research laboratories on vector borne diseases, particularly human and animal bartonellosis. His research focuses on proving the link between biting insects and hard-to-culture intravascular and intracellular organisms, as well as creating reliable diagnostic testing methods.
His laboratory is currently exploring the cellular and molecular mechanisms by which chronic infection with vector borne pathogens lead to disease, including human disease.
Dr. Breitschwerdt helped found Galaxy Diagnostics to make his novel testing methods available for humans and has 12 invention disclosures and one patent.
His leadership and scientific contributions have been recognized with several prestigious awards and commendations. He has been awarded the Ruth L. and Ned E. Huffman Leadership Award from the NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine, the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) Waltham International Award for Scientific Achievement, the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Robert W. Kirk Award for Professional Excellence, the NCSU Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award, and the Holliday Medal, North Carolina State University's highest award.
In addition to authoring numerous book chapters and proceedings, Dr. Breitschwerdt's research group has published more than 350 manuscripts in peer-reviewed scientific journals. He is a Diplomate of the ACVIM and a former associate editor for the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
Dr. Breitschwerdt earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from the University of Georgia.


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Dr Ed Breitschwerdt

Dr. Edward B. Breitschwerdt is a professor of medicine and infectious diseases at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He is also an adjunct professor of medicine at Duke University Medical Center, and a Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM).

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