Martin Furr, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVIM, on behalf of the Equine Research Coordination Group

Martin Furr, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, is the professor and Adelaide C. Riggs chair in Equine Medicine at Virginia Tech’s Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, Virginia. His research interests include equine neurology, immunology, and neonatology. He is a member of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, American Society of Veterinary Perinatology, American Veterinary Medical Association, and Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis Society.

Articles by Dr. Martin Furr

Research Efforts Focus on EPM Prevention

Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis (EPM) is an infection of the brain and spinal cord of horses by single-celled parasites known as protozoa. EPM, which is the most commonly diagnosed neurological disorder in horses, can be a permanently Read More