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Peter J. Timoney, MVB, PhD, FRCVS

Specialties and Expertise

  • Infectious diseases


  • MVB: National University of Ireland
  • MS: University of Illinois
  • PhD: University of Dublin


  • Fellow, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • Pioneers in Virology Award, American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, 2022
  • Lifetime Contribution Award, Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders, 2021
  • James J. Hickey Jr. Award, American Horse Council, 2018
  • Distinguished Educator Award, American Association of Equine Practitioners, 2017
  • Gluck Equine Research Hall of Fame, 2009