Dr. Robert Dysko
At-Large Director Representing Departments of Comparative Medicine
Dr. Robert C. Dysko is professor of laboratory animal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School, where he serves as the university’s attending veterinarian and as director of the Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine (ULAM). He earned his DVM degree from Iowa State University in 1983, completed residency training at the University of Michigan in 1986, and was certified by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) in 1987.
He has served on the board of directors for three national veterinary organizations: the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) from 2000-2003, the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) from 2008-2012 (he was president in 2011), and the AAVMC since 2013.
His professional activities include service on ACLAM’s Certification Task Force and Examination Review Committee.
His first faculty position was at Wake Forest University and, in 1990, he moved to the University of Michigan, where he teaches and mentors postdoctoral veterinary medical students.