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Elizabeth Appleman,

DACVIM (SAIM)
Role: Staff Doctor Department: Internal Medicine
Dr. Elizabeth Appleman of the Animal Medical Center in New York City

Dr. Elizabeth Appleman rejoined the Animal Medical Center as an attending Internist in 2011. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Stanford University in Stanford, California in 2000, and her degree in veterinary medicine from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA in 2004. She then completed a 1 year internship at the Animal Medical Center in 2005, followed by a 3-year residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and has been a board-certified internist since 2008.

Dr. Appleman’s particular interests in Internal Medicine include endocrinology, diabetes mellitus, hematology, and autoimmune diseases. She is currently working on several research projects, including the use of trilostane in dogs with Cushing’s disease and the association between B12 levels and autoimmune disease in dogs. During her residency, she performed research on the feasibility of platelet cryopreservation and plateletpheresis in dogs.

Dr. Appleman lives on the Upper East Side with her husband Michael, two young children, and a corgi named Mildred. She is particularly fond of corgis and all similarly built dogs.

Board certification:

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine), 2008

Education:

BS (Chemistry) – Stanford University, 2000
VMD – Magna Cum Laude – University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, 2004

Postgraduate Education:

Internship – The Animal Medical Center, 2004-2005
Residency in Internal Medicine – University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, 2005-2008

Recent Publications:

Stanley E, Appleman E, Schlag A, Siegel A. Relationship between cobalamin and folate deficiencies and anemia in dogs. J Vet Intern Med 2018; Early View Nov 29th.

Callan MB, Appleman E, Sachais B. State of the art review: Canine platelet transfusions. J Vet Emerg Crit Care 2009;19:401-415.

Appleman E, Sachais B, Patel R, Drobatz K, Groman R, Kennedy D, O’Donnell P, Bryan C, Callan MB. Cryopreservation of canine platelets. J Vet Intern Med 2009;23:138-145.

Callan MB, Appleman E, Shofer F, et al. Clinical and clinicopathologic effects of plateletpheresis on healthy donor dogs. Transfusion 2008;48:2214-2221.

Appleman E, Cianciolo R, Mosenco A, et al. Transient acquired Fanconi syndrome associated with copper storage hepatopathy in 3 dogs. J Vet Intern Med 2008;22:1038-1042.