Dr. Eric Gonder
Training – DVM, 1974 Iowa State University, MS in avian microbiology, 1976, University of Minnesota, and PhD in pathology/poultry science, 1991, North Carolina State University. ACPV diplomate. Licensed/accredited in North Carolina and Arkansas. PAACO auditor. PHTQA trainer.
Active in NPIP (current Chair and Member-At-Large), NTF (current Chair, Turkey Health & Welfare Subcommittee), AAAP, AVTP, USAHA. Member of PSA, AAFHV, AVMA (current Chair, Animal Agriculture Liaison Committee), NC Veterinary Reserve Corps. Participate in disaster/disease response exercises. Served on 1983 USDA Avian Influenza Task Force. Adjunct professor, North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Occasional instructor, Prestage Department of Poultry Science, North Carolina State University.
Over 12 scientific publications; numerous presentations and lay publications. Able to achieve close rapport with service staff and growers.
Hobbies include draft horses, light construction, piano, reading, any individual outdoor activity.