Patrick Redig, DVM, PhD

Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Patrick Redig

Contact Info

Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine

PhD, Physiology, University of Minnesota

DVM, University of Minnesota


Awards & Recognition

  • University of Minnesota President’s Award for Outstanding Service, 2000
  • American Bald Eagle Foundation National Meritorious Service Award, 2000
  • Lifetime Conservation Award, Association of Avian Veterinarians 2003
  • Dean’s Circle Lifetime Achievement Award 2007
  • MVMA Outstanding Faculty Award 2008


Research Summary/Interests

  • Surveillance & Ecology of Avian Influenza viruses
  • Avian Respiratory Diseases with special interest in aspergillosis
  • Vaccination for West Nile virus

Research Funding Grants

  • Surveillance of wild birds for avian influenza. $560,000. Sponsored by NIAID through Minnesota Center for Excellence in Influenza Research and Surveillance


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Academic Interests and Focus

Avian Medicine & Surgery

Teaching Areas

  • Infectious diseases, clinical management and orthopedics of birds


Clinical Interests

Avian Orthopedics