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George M. Strain, PhD

Specialties and Expertise

  • Neuroscience, Cell biology, Pharmacology, Neurology, Clinical neurophysiology techniques, Deafness, Epilepsy


  • MS and PhD: Iowa State University
  • Postdoc: University of California, Los Angeles

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • Strain GM. Hearing disorders in cats: classification, pathology and diagnosis. J Fel Med Surg. 2017;19:276-287.
  • Strain GM. The genetics of deafness in domestic animals. Front Vet Sci. 2015;2:29.
  • Strain GM. Deafness in Dogs and Cats. CAB International; 2011.
  • Université Medal, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse, France, 2008

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