Diana Stone, PhD, Dipl.ACVPM, MPH
Co-Course Director, Veterinary Immunology
Dr. Diana Stone is a professor in the Department of Pathobiology, where she is co-director for the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine veterinary immunology course while also contributing to the DVM veterinary pathology course and to graduate courses. Her research interests focus on infectious diseases and, in particular, zoonotic agents. Dr. Stone’s current research projects include studies on vector-borne viruses in bats and dogs, as well as Leptospira exposure and infection in wildlife and domestic animals.
Prior to pursuing a career in veterinary medicine, Dr. Stone was a US Peace Corps Volunteer in Thailand. She holds a Doctor of Philosophy and Bachelor of Science in zoology from Washington State University, and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Master of Public Health from the University of California. She is also a diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine.