Sophie Aschenbroich, DVM

Department of Pathobiological Sciences
Office: 4476

Sophie Aschenbroich, DVM

Titles and Education

    1. Clinical Assistant Professor of Anatomic Pathology
    2. 2008, BS, University of Georgia
    3. 2011, DVM, University of Georgia
    4. 2011-2017, Combined Anatomic Pathology Residency/PhD Program at University of Georgia
    5. 2014, Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists
    6. 2017, PhD, University of Georgia


Anatomic Pathology Residency Coordinator

Diagnostic Pathology; Teaching second year systemic pathology course (reproductive pathology); fourth year clinical rotation in necropsy; training of anatomic pathology residents

Clinical Interests

Diagnostic anatomic pathology including zoo, exotic, and wildlife pathology; infectious diseases; respiratory pathology; pathology of animal models of human and animal diseases alike.

Recent Publications

  1. Velázquez Jiménez Y, Aschenbroich SA, Rissi DR. (2017) Ileocecocolic hemangiosarcoma in a cat. J Am Vet Med Assoc, Pathology in practice (In press; JAVMA-16-12-0730).  
  2. Kent M, Kirejczyk S, Aschenbroich SA, Barber R, Platt S. (2017) J Am Vet Med Assoc, What is your neurological diagnosis, 251(8):897-900.
  3. Mesquita LP, Aschenbroich SA, Rissi DR. (2017) Cerebral abscess in a calf. J Am Vet Med Assoc, Pathology in practice, 251(8);907-909.
  4. Maccolini EO, Dufresne PJ, Aschenbroich SA, McHale B, Fairbrother JH, Bédard C, Hébert JA. (2016) A disseminated Cryptococcus gattii VGIIa infection in a citron-crested cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea citrinocristata) in Québec, Canada. Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery, 31(2):142-151.
  5. Aschenbroich SA, Lafontaine ER, Hogan RJ. (2016) Melioidosis and Glanders Modulation of the Innate Immune System: Barriers to Current and Future Vaccine Approaches. Invited review to Expert Review of Vaccines, 15(9);1163-81.
  6. Lindsey C, Aschenbroich SA, Credille B, Barton MH, Howerth E. (2015) Ependymoma of the right lateral ventricle with internal hydrocephalus in a horse. J Am Vet Med, Pathology in Practice, 246(10);1067-9.
  7. Aschenbroich S, Woolcock, A & Rissi, DR. (2013) Paraparesis in a Golden Retriever. Vet Pathol, 51(5);996-9. Aschenbroich S, Nemeth N, Rech R, Briggs R, Sanchez S. & Brown C. (2013) Mannheimia haemolytica A1- induced fibrinosuppurative meningoencephalitis in a naturally-infected Holstein-Friesian calf. J Comp Pathol 149(2-3);167-71.
  8. Aschenbroich SA, Rech RR, Sousa RS, Carmichael, KP & Sakamoto K. (2012) Pathology in practice. Cytauxzoon felis infection. J Am Vet Med Assoc, Pathology in Practice, 240(2);159-61.