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Micky Trent

Dr. Micky Trent

Associate Professor


Contact Information:
Large Animal Hospital: 612-625-6700
Email: trent001@umn.edu

Degrees
B.S. Duke University
D.V.M. University of Georgia
M.V.Sc. University of Saskatchewan

Board Certification
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Research Interests

  • Equine and Bovine: Laser surgery; Laparoscopy; Peritoneal adhesions; Peritonitis; Wound healing; Gastrointestinal surgery.
  • Equine upper respiratory surgery.
  • Zoo/Exotic Species: Vitamin D deficiency in tamarins; Pinniped restraint/anesthesia/medical training; Laparoscopy.
  • Education: Problem and Case Based Learning; Technology enhanced learning; Assessment techniques; Use of games in education.

Clinical Interests

  • Equine and Bovine: Laser surgery; Laparoscopy; Peritoneal adhesions; Peritonitis; Wound healing; Gastrointestinal surgery; Surgical use of Antibiotics
  • Equine upper respiratory surgery.
  • Zoo/Exotic Species: Vitamin D deficiency in tamarins; Pinniped restraint/anesthesia/medical training; Laparoscopy.

Instructional areas

  • Basic surgical techniques
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Surgical use of antibiotics
  • Bovine/Equine gastrointestinal surgery
  • Bovine lameness
  • Zoo and Exotic animal medicine and surgery
  • Pedagogy (Teaching techniques, assessment)

Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine, and Google Scholar.

Honors and Awards

Digital Media Center Fellowship6/03 to 6/04
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians: Presidential Service Award10/9/03
Nominated by AHC for Frye Institute12/00
President's Distinguished Faculty Mentor1998 to 2000
Bush Teaching Resource Faculty5/97 to 6/98
Traveling Consultant for Bush Regional Collaboration in Faculty Development, MN Private College Council1996 to 1998
President's Distinguished Faculty Mentor Program1995 to 1998
Merck AgVet Award for Creativity in Teaching1995


 

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