Vaccination and Immunity: What Horse Owners Need to Know

Our experts answer your questions about vaccinations and immunity.

Ever wonder which vaccines your horse needs to stay healthy and why? Learn about building equine immunity, how vaccines work, and proper vaccination handling and administration in this free one-hour event.

About the Experts

Mark V. Crisman, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM

Mark V. Crisman, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM, has served as a member of Zoetis' Equine Veterinary Technical Services team since 2010. Previously, Crisman was a professor and equine medicine and surgery section chief at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. His primary research interests include immunology, pharmacology, and inflammation associated with equine metabolic syndrome.

Elizabeth Davis, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM

Elizabeth Davis, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, is an associate professor and section head of equine medicine and surgery at Kansas State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Her research focuses on immunology and effective vaccination strategies and clinical pharmacology. She is co-director of the NIH-Merial Veterinary Research Scholars program.