Jul 29, 2022
Dr. Angela Black is the clinical veterinarian at the Department of Animal and Avian Sciences at the University of Maryland in College Park. Dr. Black coordinates the animal care program and provides veterinary care for animals housed in the Animal Sciences Building as well as at the Campus Farm. She also teaches undergraduate classes and is a co-advisor of the pre-veterinary club.
Dr. Black completed her veterinary training at Colorado State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She then completed an internship in large animal medicine and surgery at the College Of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University. While teaching and supervising fourth year vet students at WSU, she developed an interest in teaching at the college level and went on to earn a PhD in Animal Sciences at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
Dr. Black was a postdoctoral research fellow at the National Institutes of Health for five years before joining the Department of Animal and Avian Sciences at the University of Maryland in 2005. Dr. Black and her family live on a small hobby farm in Southern Maryland where they care for a small flock of Katahdin sheep, laying hens, and a couple of herding dogs to keep it all in order.
Intro and Outro music "Vicious Pen" courtesy of Moby Gratis