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Name: Samuel B. Vaughn, B.S., D.V.M.
Office Address: Veterinary Associates Stonefield
203 Moser Road
Louisville, Kentucky 40223
Office Phone: (502) 245-7863
Date of Birth: September 21, 1957
CLINICAL PRACTICE SYNOPSIS
November 1986- November 1990
Fairleigh Pet Center Practice Manager
Primarily Canine and Feline Practice, all phases of surgery and medicine.
September 1985- October 1986
Animal Medical Center
Madisonville, KY Exclusively Canine and Feline Practice, Practice Manager and Performed all phases of surgery and medicine.
January 1984- September 1984
Rowan Veterinary Clinic
This is a 90 day “internship” if you will, required by Auburn University for Graduation. This was a Mixed Animal practice, which involved horses, swine, cattle as well as companion animals.
November 1990- present
Veterinary Associates Stonefield
Ownership/Senior Partner -Louisville, KY
Sixteen years managing and performing medicine, surgery, endoscopy and all phases of a busy small animal, avian and exotic practice. My personal caseload is 70% dogs and cats and 30% birds and exotics.
2003-present Service Contract with State of Kentucky, Department of Fish and Wildlife,
Professional Services for Birds of Prey held by the State Game Farm
1995 Board Certification ABVP
1980 – 1984 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
With Honor – 1984
1976 – 1980 Bachelor of Science
Biology – Major Chemistry – Minor
Morehead State University
Spring 1976 No Degree
University of Kentucky
Fall 1975 No Degree
Kentucky State University
Board Certification ABVP Avian Diplomate, 1994
Vaughn, S. B., Simmons, L. Clinical Observations of a Homeopathic Remedy for Feather Damaging Behavior Proceedings of the Association of Avian Veterinarians, 2007
Vaughn, S. B. Avian Nutrition Veterinary Product News September 2, 2002.
Vaughn S. B. Battle of the Sexes Birds USA Annual Publication 2001-2002
Vaughn, S. B. Exotic Animal Pain Management, DVM News Magazine.
Vaughn S. B. Common Simple Surgical Procedures Used in Avian Practice, American Veterinary Medical Association, Nashville Tennessee July 2002.
Vaughn, S. B. Avian and Exotic Laser Surgery: Economical and Feasible. American Veterinary Medical Association, Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee. July 2002
Vaughn S. B. Avian Physical Examination: Pet Birds In Your Practice. American Veterinary Medical Association Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee July 2002
Vaughn, S. B. Vaughn, S. B. Geriatric Birds Veterinary Product News September 2002
Vaughn S. B. West Nile Virus and Pet Birds Bird Breeder Online July 2002
Vaughn, S. B. Proventricular Dilatation Disease (Neuropathic Ganglioneuropathy) In a Cockatoo Bird Breeder October 2001
Vaughn, S. B. Raccoons as Dangers and Threats to Aviculture in the Southeast United States Bird Breeder Online September 2001.
Vaughn, S. B. Papillomatosis of African Greys Bird Breeder Online July 2001
Vaughn, S. B. Cryptosporidiosis: Diagnosis and Treatment in a Cockatoo Bird Breeder Online June 2001
Vaughn, S. B. Re-Introduction of Scarlet Macaws into Costa Rica Bird Breeder Online May 2001
Vaughn, S. B. Abdominal Distension Differential Diagnoses Bird Breeder Online April 2001
Vaughn, S. B. Cloacal Prolapse In a Cockatoo Bird Breeder Online March 2001
Vaughn, S. B. Stunted Baby Syndrome In a Hawk-Head Parrot August 2000
Vaughn, S. B. Bourke’s Parakeet’s and Psittacosis Bird Breeder Online July 2000
Vaughn, S. B. Drought and Egg Production Bird Breeder Online January 2000
Vaughn, S. B. Handfeeding Baby Parrots. Bird Talk August 17, 1999.
Vaughn, S. B. Synopsis and Review of The European Association of Avian Veterinarians, Pisa Italy. Bird Breeder Online July 1999
Vaughn, S. B. Early Embryonic Death in Macaws. Bird Breeder Online June 1999
Vaughn, S. B. Advances in Avian Medicine and Surgery, Bird Breeder Online May 1999
Vaughn, S. B. Cardiac Murmurs in Cockatoos. Bird Breeder Online March 1999
Vaughn, S. B. Sarcocystosis falculata Incidence in Outdoor Aviaries in the Midwest United States. Bird Breeder Online January 1999
Vaughn, S.B. International Avicultural Society Proposed Thirteen Point Program for Successful Breeders Bird Breeder Online December 1998.
Vaughn, S.B. Canary Pox Virus Bird Breeder Online November 1998.
Vaughn, S.B. Common Syndromes Seen In African Grey Parrots. Bird Breeder Online September 1998.
Vaughn, S.B. Avian Polyomavirus Vaccination 1997 European Chapter Association of Avian Veterinarians. May 1997.
Vaughn, S.B. What’s Your Diagnosis: Histoplasmosis in a Moluccan Cockatoo. Journal Association of Avian Veterinarians. 1996.
Vaughn, S.B. Arsenical Poisoning in a Cockatiel Aviary. 1192 Proceedings European Chapter Association of Avian Veterinarians, March 1991; 258 – 263
Vaughn, S.B. et al. A surgical approach to collect testicular fluid from the extratesticular rete testis of the pony. Veterinary Surgery 1985, July – Sept; 14(3): 218 – 220.
MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, & HONORARY SOCIETIES
2004-present American Veterinary Medical Legal Association
1990 – Present American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
1990 – Present Association of Amphibian and Reptile Veterinarians
1986 – Present Association of Avian Veterinarians
1984 – Present Kentucky Veterinary Medical Association
1983 – Present Phi Zeta Society Veterinary Medicine Honor, Society Epsilon Chapter
1980 – Present American Veterinary Medical Association
1979 – Present Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Morehead State University
2012 Re-Appointment to Kentucky Board of Veterinary Examiners
2008-present American Veterinary Medical Association Committee on Veterinary Education and Activities (AVMA-CVTEA) Accreditation Committee for veterinary Technician program in Louisville,Ky..
2005-2010 Board Member, Kentucky Board of Veterinary Examiners, Governor Appointment(Republican)
2010 Re-Appointment to the Kentucky Board of Veterinary Examiners, Governor appointment, Democratic
2005 Investigator, Kentucky Board of Veterinary Examiners
1989-2001 Association of Avian Veterinarian Kentucky State Liaison
1990 – Present Avian/Exotic – Small Animal Practice, Owner/Partner – Veterinary
Associates Stonefield; Louisville, KY
1990 – Present Vaughn Veterinary Services, INC., Owner – a mobile practice that
Provides on – site Aviary Consultation, Flock Preventive Medicine,
Educational Lectures, Veterinary Care for Wildlife Centers, and Expert Witness Services, www.expertpetvet.com. Crestwood, KY
1986 – present Consultant, The Louisville Zoo on Special Avian Cases
1990 Chairperson, Midwest Avian Research Expo, Lexington, Kentucky
1992 Chairperson, Midwest Avian Research Expo, Louisville, KY
1992 Consultant, The Pet Practice, Indianapolis, IN.
Provide lecture time and personal time by membership to the following organizations:
2008 Appointed to the AVMA Committee on Veterinary Technicians Education and Activities (AVMA-CVTEA) Purpose was to evaluate The Brown-Mackie Veterinary Technician Program and either approve Accreditation or Deny same.
2008 Lecture for children Grades 1-5 Christian Academy of Louisville, July 7th 2008
2002-2003 Volunteer time for the Indian Summer Camp, a camp for children with
2000 Volunteer for Amigos de Las Aves, A program breeding the Great Green and
Scarlet Macaw for re-introduction into the rainforests of Costa Rica.
1992 Section Chairperson, Kentucky Veterinary Medical Association
Mid-America Veterinary Conference Office Staff Section
1992 Member, Board of Governors for Midwest Avian Research Expo
Ann Arbor, MI
Central Kentucky Bird Club
Tennessee Valley Bird Club
Organizations on Avian and Exotic Practices
Speaker, Local Bird Clubs and Local Veterinary Groups
Classroom Lecturer for first and second grades at local grade schools
HONORS AND AWARDS
2010 Distinguished Service Award from the Kentucky Veterinary Medical Association
1993 Mayor’s Award from city of Louisville for volunteer work during winter
1991/1992 Who’s Who in Veterinary Science and Medicine
Beryl Enterprises for volunteer services nursing home visits with pets
1994/1999 Outstanding Service Award for Commitment to Advancing and
Promoting Avian Medicine and Stewardship by the Association of
PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS ATTENDED
2015 Twin Lakes Veterinary Conference
2014 North American Veterinary Conference, Louisville, Kentucky
2013 Mid-America Veterinary Conference, Louisville, Ky.
2012 Association of Avian Veterinarians Conference, Louisville Ky.
2012 Mid-America Conderence, Louisville, Ky.
2011 Mid-America Veterinary Conference Louisville, Kentucky
2010 Mid America Veterinary Conference, Louisville, Kentucky
2009 Mid-America Veterinary Conference, Louisville, Kentucky
2008 Mid-America Veterinary Conference, Louisville, Kentucky
2007 Association of Avian Veterinarians, Providence, Rhode Island
2006 Association of Avian Veterinarians, San Antonio Texas
2005 Association of Avian Veterinarians, Monterey, California.
2005 American Veterinary Medical Association, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
2003 Music City Veterinary Conference, Tennessee Veterinary Medical
Association, Nashville, Tennessee
2003 Association of Avian Veterinarians Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh,
2002 American Veterinary Medical Association Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee,
2001 Central Veterinary Conference Kansas City Kansas
2000 University of Georgia Behavioral Certification and Training for Canine and Feline Patients
2000 Kentucky Veterinary Medical Association Louisville, Ky.
1999 European Association of Avian Veterinarians, Pisa Italy.
Association of Avian Veterinarians, New Orleans
Indiana Veterinary Annual Meeting; Indianapolis, IN
Fish Health Conference, University of Georgia,College of Veterinary Medicine; Athens,GA
1996 Association of Avian Veterinarians
North American Veterinary Conference, Orlando, FL
Ultrasound and Specialized Avian Endoscopy Courses
1996 Speaker, University of Guelph; Ontario, Canada
School of Veterinary Medicine
1995 Association of Avian Veterinarians Annual Conference
1994 Midwest Avian Research Expo – Speaker, Buffalo, N.Y.
1994/1993 American Board of Veterinary Practitioners Study Session for
Avian Specialty Board Exam Chicago, IL
1992/1993 Association of Avian Veterinarians Advanced and Normal Conference
1993 Midwest Avian Research Expo; Dearborn, MI
Midwest Avian Research Expo; Lexington, KY
1992 Association of Avian Veterinarians Advanced and Normal Conference
New Orleans, LA
Midwest Avian Research Expo; Cleveland, OH
1991 Association of Avian Veterinarians Advanced Electrosurgery,
Hematology, and Cytology Case Studies
Surgical Correction of Beaks, Grief and Bereavement Workshop
1990 Midwest Avian Research Expo; Cincinnati, OH
1990 Association of Avian Veterinarians; Phoenix, AZ
1989 Mid-America Veterinary Conference; Louisville, KY
1988 Association of Avian Veterinarians; Houston, TX
1987 Association of Avian Veterinarians Basic Electrosurgery, Surgical
Approaches to and Repair of Wing Fractures
Wet Labs, Hawaii
1987 Eastern States Veterinary Conference Avian/Exotic and
Practice Management Sections; Orlando, FL
1985 Annual Conference
The American College of Veterinary Surgeons; Chicago, IL
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST