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Sophie H. Bogers, BVSc, MVSc, PhD, DACVS–Large Animal

Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Large Animal Surgery
Sophie Bogers
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

 

PhD, Biomedical and Veterinary Science, 2017

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

 

 

 

MVSc, Master of Veterinary Science, with merit, 2012

Massey University

New Zealand

 

 

 

BVSc, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 2009

Massey University

New Zealand

 

 

 

  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons - Large Animal, 2016
  • Stem cells and regenerative medicine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Orthopedic infection

 

2017 – Present

Clinical Assistant Professor of Large Animal Surgery

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA

 

2017

Adjunct Faculty in Equine Surgery

Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

Virginia Tech

Leesburg, VA

 

2015 – 2017

Fellow of Emergency Surgery and Critical Care

Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

Virginia Tech

Leesburg, VA

 

2012 – 2015

Resident in Large Animal Surgery – Equine Emphasis

Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

Virginia Tech

Leesburg, VA

 

2011 – 2012

Clinical Instructor, Equine Medicine and Surgery

Massey University Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Palmerston North, New Zealand

 

2011

Fellow of Equine Internal Medicine

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute

Lexington, KY

 

2010 – 2011

Intern in Lameness and Sports Medicine

Hagyard Equine Medical Institute

Lexington, KY

  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Orthopedic Research Society
  • Veterinary Orthopedic Society
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • AO Foundation
  • 2015   Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation Elaine Klein Career Development Award
  1. Bogers, S.H., Barrett, J.G. (2017). Veterinary medicine’s advances in regenerative orthopedics. In Metabolic Therapies in Orthopedics, Ed. Kohlstadt, I., Cintron, K. In Press Taylor & Francis.
  2. Bogers, S. H., Rogers, C. W., Bolwell, C., Roe, W., Gee, E., & McIlwraith, C. W. (2016). Quantitative comparison of bone mineral density characteristics of the distal epiphysis of third metacarpal bones from Thoroughbred racehorses with or without condylar fracture. American journal of veterinary research, 77(1), 32-38.
  3. Bogers, S. H., Rogers, C. W., Bolwell, C. F., Roe, W. D., Gee, E. K., & McIlwraith, C. W. (2014). Impact of race training on volumetric bone mineral density and its spatial distribution in the distal epiphysis of the third metatarsal bone of 2-year-old horses. The Veterinary Journal, 201(3), 353-358.
  4. Bogers, S., Pauwels, F. (2010). Case Report: An uncommon mandibular fracture in a 2 year old gelding. The Equine Veterinary Practitioner, 34:2