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    Katherine A Skorupski- BS, DVM
    Professor of Clinical
    Surgical & Radiological Sciences

    132 CCAH
    Davis, CA 95616

    +1 530 752 9586
    kskorups@ucdavis.edu

       

    Research Focus

    Chemotherapy Clinical Outcomes, Clinical Trials 

    Specialty Focus

    Medical Oncology

    Education

    1996 BS , Texas A & M University, College Station, TX
    2000 DVM , Texas A & M University, College Station, TX

    Honors and Awards

    1999-00 Jonathan Y. Ballard Scholarship
    1998-99 Ellett Memorial Scholarship
    1994-98 McFadden Scholarship
    1994-96 Dean's Honor Roll, Texas A & M University
    1994 Sparks Memorial Scholarship

    Licenses

    Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)

    Active Research Grants

    Principal Investigator, Phase 3 Study to Compare Efficacy and Safety of Masitinib to Placebo in the Treatment of Grade 2-3 Non-Resectable Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs Not Previously Treated by Chemotherapy (other than corticosteroids) or Radiotherapy, (Principal Investigator), AB Science

    Co-Investigator, Pharmacokinetics of oral chlorambucil in cancer-bearing cats, Jenna Burton (Principal Investigator), University of California, Davis Center for Companion Animal Health

    Principal Investigator, Use of prostatic aspirate culture to identify bacterial infection in dogs with prostatic neoplasia, (Principal Investigator), CCAH

    Most Recent 10 Publications

    • Katherine A Skorupski: Clinical characteristics and outcome in dogs with small cell T-cell intestinal lymphoma. 2018 Couto, KM, Moore, PF, Zwingenberger, AL, Willcox, JL, Skorupski, KA Clinical characteristics and outcome in dogs with small cell T-cell intestinal lymphoma. Veterinary and comparative oncology,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Association of surgical approach with complication rate, progression-free survival time, and disease-specific survival time in cats with mammary adenocarcinoma: 107 cases (1991-2014). 2018 Gemignani, F, Mayhew, PD, Giuffrida, MA, Palaigos, J, Runge, JJ, Holt, DE, Robertson, NA, Seguin, B, Walker, M, Singh, A, Liptak, JM, Romanelli, G, Martano, M, Boston, SE, Lux, C, Busetto, R, Culp, WTN, Skorupski, KA, Burton, JH Association of surgical approach with complication rate, progression-free survival time, and disease-specific survival time in cats with mammary adenocarcinoma: 107 cases (1991-2014). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Patient characteristics, prognostic factors and outcome of dogs with high-grade primary mediastinal lymphoma. 2018 Moore, EL, Vernau, W, Rebhun, RB, Skorupski, KA, Burton, JH Patient characteristics, prognostic factors and outcome of dogs with high-grade primary mediastinal lymphoma. Veterinary and comparative oncology,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Outcome and clinical, pathological, and immunohistochemical factors associated with prognosis for dogs with early-stage anal sac adenocarcinoma treated with surgery alone: 34 cases (2002-2013). 2018 Skorupski, KA, Alarc√≥n, CN, de Lorimier, LP, LaDouceur, EEB, Rodriguez, CO, Rebhun, RB Outcome and clinical, pathological, and immunohistochemical factors associated with prognosis for dogs with early-stage anal sac adenocarcinoma treated with surgery alone: 34 cases (2002-2013). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Association between environmental factors including second-hand smoke and primary lung cancer in dogs. 2018 Zierenberg-Ripoll, A, Pollard, RE, Stewart, SL, Allstadt, SD, Barrett, LE, Gillem, JM, Skorupski, KA Association between environmental factors including second-hand smoke and primary lung cancer in dogs. The Journal of small animal practice,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Outcome following treatment of feline gastrointestinal mast cell tumours 2017 Barrett LE, Skorupski K, Brown DC, Weinstein N, Clifford C, Szivek A, Haney S, Kraiza S, Krick EL Outcome following treatment of feline gastrointestinal mast cell tumours Vet Comp Oncol DOI: 10.1111/vco.12326,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Evaluation of Weight Change During Carboplatin Therapy in Dogs With Appendicular Osteosarcoma. 2017 Story AL, Boston SE, Kilkenny JJ, Singh A, Woods JP, Culp WTN, Skorupski KA, Lu X Evaluation of Weight Change During Carboplatin Therapy in Dogs With Appendicular Osteosarcoma. J Vet Intern Med,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Evaluation of P16 expression in canine appendicular osteosarcoma. 2017 Murphy BG, Mok MY, York D, Rebhun R, Woolard KD, Hillman C, Dickinson P, Skorupski K Evaluation of P16 expression in canine appendicular osteosarcoma. BMC Vet Res,
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Comprehensive analysis of gene expression profiles reveals novel candidates of chemotherapy resistant factors in canine lymphoma. 2017 Suenaga, M, Tomiyasu, H, Watanabe, M, Ogawa, K, Motegi, T, Goto-Koshino, Y, Ohno, K, Sugano, S, Skorupski, KA, Tsujimoto, H Comprehensive analysis of gene expression profiles reveals novel candidates of chemotherapy resistant factors in canine lymphoma. Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997),
    • Katherine A Skorupski: Treatment of feline intermediate- to high-grade lymphoma with a modified university of Wisconsin-Madison protocol: 119 cases (2004-2012) 2016 Collette SA, Allstadt SD, Chon EM, Vernau W, Smith AN, Garrett LD, Choy K, Rebhun RB, Rodriguez CO Jr, Skorupski KA Treatment of feline intermediate- to high-grade lymphoma with a modified university of Wisconsin-Madison protocol: 119 cases (2004-2012) Vet Comp Oncol,

    Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

    2015 Skorupski KA: Feline Soft Tissue Sarcomas, Little SE, (ed), August's Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine, Volume 7. .

    2012 Clifford CA, Skorupski KA, Moore PA: Chapter 33: Section F: Histiocytic Diseases, Withrow SJ, Vail DM, (ed), Small Animal Clinical Oncology, Fifth Edition, St. Louis. 706-715.

    2009 Clifford CA, Skorupski KA: Histiocytic Diseases, Henry C, Higginbotham M, (ed), Cancer Management in Small Animal Oncology, First Edition. .

    2007 Clifford CA, Skorupski KA: Histiocytic Diseases, Withrow SJ, Vail DM, (ed), Small Animal Clinical Oncology, Fourth Edition, St. Louis. .