Michael T Walsh

Michael T Walsh,

Clinical Associate Professor- Aquatic Animal Health

Department: Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 294-4199
Business Email: walshm@ufl.edu

Accomplishments

Diplomate
2017 · European College of Zoological Medicine
Regional Director’s Conservation Award
2008 · US Fish and Wildlife Service

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2010,2012-2017,2017-2023
VEM5377 Marine Mammal Med
2014-2018,2020
VEM5373 Manatee Hlth and Cons
2010-2013,2016-2023
VEM5378C Seavet Clin Training
2014-2017,2020
VME4016 Manatee Health and Conservation
2014-2017,2020
VME6017 Manatee Health & Conservation
2019-2022
VEM5041 Animal Welfare/Ethics
2018
VME7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2016
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2012-2013
VME4906 Problems in Veterinary Science
2012-2013
VME6934 Topics in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2010-2012
VEM5008 Personal/Prof Develop
2011
VEM5810 Sen Clk Aquat Anm Med

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate
    European College of Zoological Medicine

Research Profile

Preventive medicine program development; conservation and endangered species research in sirenians, cetaceans, and sea turtles; clinical research to improve preventive medicine programs including nutrition, diagnostic and treatment protocol improvement and development; nutritional evaluation and components in cetaceans, manatees and sharks Whole blood element analysis in marine animals as a diagnostic tool; manatee milk analysis; use of thermography as a diagnostic tool.

Publications

2021
Assessment of animal management and habitat characteristics associated with social behavior in bottlenose dolphins across zoological facilities.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0253732. [PMID] 34460835.
2021
Behavioral diversity as a potential positive indicator of animal welfare in bottlenose dolphins.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0253113. [PMID] 34460834.
2021
Bottlenose dolphin habitat and management factors related to activity and distance traveled in zoos and aquariums.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0250687. [PMID] 34460858.
2021
Chronic exposure to glyphosate in Florida manatee.
Environment international. 152 [DOI] 10.1016/j.envint.2021.106493. [PMID] 33740675.
2021
Environmental enrichment, training, and habitat characteristics of common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) and Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus).
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0253688. [PMID] 34460831.
2021
Habitat characteristics and animal management factors associated with habitat use by bottlenose dolphins in zoological environments.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0252010. [PMID] 34460833.
2021
Health reference intervals and values for common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus), Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops aduncus), Pacific white-sided dolphins (Lagenorhynchus obliquidens), and beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas).
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0250332. [PMID] 34460864.
2021
Investigating an increase in Florida manatee mortalities using a proteomic approach.
Scientific reports. 11(1) [DOI] 10.1038/s41598-021-83687-y. [PMID] 33608577.
2021
Reference intervals and values for fecal cortisol, aldosterone, and the ratio of cortisol to dehydroepiandrosterone metabolites in four species of cetaceans.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0250331. [PMID] 34460862.
2021
Relationships between animal management and habitat characteristics with two potential indicators of welfare for bottlenose dolphins under professional care.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0252861. [PMID] 34460839.
2021
Towards understanding the welfare of cetaceans in accredited zoos and aquariums.
PloS one. 16(8) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0255506. [PMID] 34460850.
2020
Characterization of the bacterial microbiome among free-ranging bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus).
Heliyon. 6(6) [DOI] 10.1016/j.heliyon.2020.e03944. [PMID] 32577542.
2020
Investigating the gene expression profiles of rehabilitated Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris) following red tide exposure.
PloS one. 15(7) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0234150. [PMID] 32614830.
2020
POSTMORTEM COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY AND MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING FINDINGS IN A CASE OF COINFECTION OF DOLPHIN MORBILLIVIRUS AND ASPERGILLUS FUMIGATUS IN A JUVENILE BOTTLENOSE DOLPHIN (TURSIOPS TRUNCATUS).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 51(2):448-454 [DOI] 10.1638/2019-0087. [PMID] 32549578.
2019
Factors associated with keratopathy in captive pinnipeds.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 255(2):224-230 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.255.2.224. [PMID] 31260400.
2018
ANESTHESIA OF AQUARIUM-HOUSED WALRUS ( ODOBENUS ROSMARUS): A CASE SERIES.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 49(2):435-443 [DOI] 10.1638/2017-0167.1. [PMID] 29900767.
2017
AUDITORY EVOKED POTENTIALS AND BEHAVIORAL CONSIDERATIONS WITH HEARING LOSS IN SMALL CETACEANS: APPLICATION AS A STANDARD DIAGNOSTIC TEST IN HEALTH ASSESSMENT.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 48(4):979-986 [DOI] 10.1638/2017-0045R.1. [PMID] 29297800.
2017
Dietary cation-anion difference may explain why ammonium urate nephrolithiasis occurs more frequently in common bottlenose dolphins () under human care than in free-ranging common bottlenose dolphins.
Journal of animal science. 95(3):1396-1406 [DOI] 10.2527/jas.2016.1113. [PMID] 28380506.
2017
Evaluation of Serum for Pathophysiological Effects of Prolonged Low Salinity Water Exposure in Displaced Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus).
Frontiers in veterinary science. 4 [DOI] 10.3389/fvets.2017.00080. [PMID] 28642866.
2017
Genome Sequence of a Gammaherpesvirus from a Common Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus).
Genome announcements. 5(31) [DOI] 10.1128/genomeA.00777-17. [PMID] 28774992.
2017
The advection of microparticles, MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cells in response to very low Reynolds numbers.
Biomicrofluidics. 11(3) [DOI] 10.1063/1.4983149. [PMID] 28529671.
2016
Baseline Reference Range for Trace Metal Concentrations in Whole Blood of Wild and Managed West Indian Manatees (Trichechus Manatus) in Florida and Belize
Aquatic Mammals. 42(4):440-453 [DOI] 10.1578/AM.42.4.2016.440.
2016
CHARACTERIZATION OF ANTERIOR SEGMENT OPHTHALMOLOGIC LESIONS IDENTIFIED IN FREE-RANGING DOLPHINS AND THOSE UNDER HUMAN CARE.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 47(1):56-75 [DOI] 10.1638/2014-0157.1. [PMID] 27010265.
2016
Coinfection by Cetacean morbillivirus and Aspergillus fumigatus in a juvenile bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) in the Gulf of Mexico.
Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. 28(6):729-734 [PMID] 27698174.
2016
Disseminated toxoplasmosis Toxoplasma gondii in a wild Florida manatee Trichechus manatus latirostris and seroprevalence in two wild populations.
Diseases of aquatic organisms. 122(1):77-83 [PMID] 27901507.
2016
On the Automatic Decellularisation of Porcine Aortae: A Repeatability Study Using a Non-Enzymatic Approach.
Cells, tissues, organs. 201(4):299-318 [DOI] 10.1159/000445107. [PMID] 27144773.
2016
Quality and Effectiveness of a Pediatric Triage Training Program in a Guatemalan Public Hospital.
Pediatric emergency care. 32(8):525-8 [DOI] 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000277. [PMID] 25426683.
2015
Attitudes among junior doctors towards improving the transurethral catheterisation process.
Irish journal of medical science. 184(2):365-7 [DOI] 10.1007/s11845-014-1120-5. [PMID] 24729023.
2015
Automatic decellularization of ovine aorta-derived extracellular matrix offers reduced processing and attendee times while being as effective as manual techniques.
Tissue engineering. Part C, Methods. 21(5):480-8 [DOI] 10.1089/ten.TEC.2014.0415. [PMID] 25322768.
2015
Characterising human atherosclerotic carotid plaque tissue composition and morphology using combined spectroscopic and imaging modalities.
Biomedical engineering online. 14 Suppl 1(Suppl 1) [DOI] 10.1186/1475-925X-14-S1-S5. [PMID] 25602176.
2015
In vivo validation of the in silico predicted pressure drop across an arteriovenous fistula.
Annals of biomedical engineering. 43(6):1275-86 [DOI] 10.1007/s10439-015-1295-6. [PMID] 25753016.
2015
Simulation of human atherosclerotic femoral plaque tissue: the influence of plaque material model on numerical results.
Biomedical engineering online. 14 Suppl 1(Suppl 1) [DOI] 10.1186/1475-925X-14-S1-S7. [PMID] 25602515.
2015
Total Hip Arthroplasty for Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis of the Hip Fares Worse Than THA for Primary Osteoarthritis.
American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.). 44(7):321-5 [PMID] 26161760.
2014
Development of a rotational cell-seeding system for tubularized extracellular matrix (ECM) scaffolds in vascular surgery.
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. 102(4):781-8 [DOI] 10.1002/jbm.b.33059. [PMID] 24155222.
2014
Improving smooth muscle cell exposure to drugs from drug-eluting stents at early time points: a variable compression approach.
Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. 13(4):771-81 [DOI] 10.1007/s10237-013-0533-9. [PMID] 24101254.
2014
Management of Wounds in a Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Caretta Caretta) Caused By Traumatic Bycatch Injury From the Spines of a Spotted Eagle Ray (Aetobatus Narinari)
. 45(2):428-432
2014
Management of wounds in a loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) caused by traumatic bycatch injury from the spines of a spotted eagle ray (Aetobatus narinari).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 45(2):428-32 [PMID] 25000714.
2014
Myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery: a large, international, prospective cohort study establishing diagnostic criteria, characteristics, predictors, and 30-day outcomes.
Anesthesiology. 120(3):564-78 [DOI] 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000113. [PMID] 24534856.
2014
On the potential of hydrated storage for naturally derived ECMs and associated effects on mechanical and cellular performance.
Journal of biomedical materials research. Part B, Applied biomaterials. 102(1):89-97 [DOI] 10.1002/jbm.b.32985. [PMID] 23852988.
2014
Physician adherence to ACR gout treatment guidelines: perception versus practice.
Postgraduate medicine. 126(3):257-67 [DOI] 10.3810/pgm.2014.05.2774. [PMID] 24918810.
2014
The biaxial biomechanical behavior of abdominal aortic aneurysm tissue.
Annals of biomedical engineering. 42(12):2440-50 [DOI] 10.1007/s10439-014-1106-5. [PMID] 25201606.
2014
The impact of patient preference on dialysis modality and hemodialysis vascular access.
BMC nephrology. 15 [DOI] 10.1186/1471-2369-15-38. [PMID] 24558955.
2014
The mesocolon: a histological and electron microscopic characterization of the mesenteric attachment of the colon prior to and after surgical mobilization.
Annals of surgery. 260(6):1048-56 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000323. [PMID] 24441808.
2013
An analysis of three dimensional diffusion in a representative arterial wall mass transport model.
Annals of biomedical engineering. 41(5):1062-73 [DOI] 10.1007/s10439-012-0730-1. [PMID] 23269495.
2013
Echocardiographic evaluation of clinically healthy Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 44(2):295-301 [PMID] 23805547.
2013
Enhanced recovery in gynecologic surgery.
Obstetrics and gynecology. 122(2 Pt 1):319-328 [DOI] 10.1097/AOG.0b013e31829aa780. [PMID] 23969801.
2013
Gastrointestinal leiomyosarcoma in a pygmy sperm whale (Kogia breviceps).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 44(3):744-8 [PMID] 24063105.
2013
Intestinal and cloacal strictures in free-ranging and aquarium-maintained green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 44(2):408-29 [PMID] 23805560.
2013
Mechanical, biological and structural characterization of in vitro ruptured human carotid plaque tissue.
Acta biomaterialia. 9(11):9027-35 [DOI] 10.1016/j.actbio.2013.07.012. [PMID] 23871944.
2013
On the mechanical behaviour of carotid artery plaques: the influence of curve-fitting experimental data on numerical model results.
Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology. 12(5):975-85 [DOI] 10.1007/s10237-012-0457-9. [PMID] 23192833.
2013
Rope Trauma, Sedation, Disentanglement, and Monitoring-Tag Associated Lesions in a Terminally Entangled North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena Glacialis)
Marine Mammal Science. 29(2):E98-E113 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1748-7692.2012.00591.x.
2013
Shoulder arthroplasty expected outcomes: surgeons’ opinion survey.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013). 71(4):265-71 [PMID] 24344618.
2013
Variability of computational fluid dynamics solutions for pressure and flow in a giant aneurysm: the ASME 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference CFD Challenge.
Journal of biomechanical engineering. 135(2) [DOI] 10.1115/1.4023382. [PMID] 23445061.
2013
Wrist postures in the general population of computer users during a computer task.
Applied ergonomics. 44(1):42-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.apergo.2012.04.009. [PMID] 22607838.
2012
Eosinophil peroxidase induces the expression and function of acid-sensing ion channel-3 in allergic rhinitis: in vitro evidence in cultured epithelial cells.
Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 42(7):1028-39 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2012.03980.x. [PMID] 22702502.
2012
Mechanical characterisation of unidirectional and cross-directional multilayered urinary bladder matrix (UBM) scaffolds.
Medical engineering & physics. 34(9):1368-74 [DOI] 10.1016/j.medengphy.2012.06.022. [PMID] 22885225.
2012
Outcomes of open reduction and internal fixation of proximal humerus fractures managed with locking plates.
American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.). 41(9):407-12 [PMID] 23365808.
2012
Pulse versus daily oral cyclophosphamide for induction of remission in ANCA-associated vasculitis: long-term follow-up.
Annals of the rheumatic diseases. 71(6):955-60 [DOI] 10.1136/annrheumdis-2011-200477. [PMID] 22128076.
2012
Regional anesthesia improves outcome after distal radius fracture fixation over general anesthesia.
Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 26(9):545-9 [DOI] 10.1097/BOT.0b013e318238becb. [PMID] 22377510.
2012
Spherical indentation of free-standing acellular extracellular matrix membranes.
Acta biomaterialia. 8(1):262-73 [DOI] 10.1016/j.actbio.2011.08.003. [PMID] 21864728.
2012
The Onset of Goiter in Several Species of Sharks Following the Addition of Ozone To a Touch Pool
. 43:621-624
2012
The onset of goiter in several species of sharks following the addition of ozone to a touch pool.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 43(3):621-4 [PMID] 23082528.
2012
The use of a camera-enabled mobile phone to triage patients with nasal bone injuries.
Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association. 18(2):150-2 [DOI] 10.1089/tmj.2011.0112. [PMID] 22283359.
2012
Treatment of long bone nonunions: factors affecting healing.
Bulletin of the NYU hospital for joint diseases. 70(4):224-31 [PMID] 23267445.
2011
Brainstem glioma in PHACES syndrome: case report and review of the literature.
Central European neurosurgery. 72(1):46-8 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0029-1242757. [PMID] 20397123.
2011
Cystic granular cell tumor mimicking Rathke cleft cyst.
Journal of neurosurgery. 114(2):325-8 [DOI] 10.3171/2010.5.JNS1058. [PMID] 20509726.
2011
Experimental determination of circumferential properties of fresh carotid artery plaques.
Journal of biomechanics. 44(9):1709-15 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2011.03.033. [PMID] 21497353.
2011
Medical clearance risk rating as a predictor of perioperative complications after total hip arthroplasty.
The Journal of arthroplasty. 26(1):36-40 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arth.2010.03.012. [PMID] 20452180.
2011
Open reduction with internal fixation versus limited internal fixation and external fixation for high grade pilon fractures (OTA type 43C).
Foot & ankle international. 32(10):955-61 [PMID] 22224324.
2011
The predictive power of preoperative hip range of motion for the development of heterotopic ossification.
Orthopedics. 34(3) [DOI] 10.3928/01477447-20110124-10. [PMID] 21410126.
2011
Three- and four-part fractures have poorer function than one-part proximal humerus fractures.
Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 469(12):3292-9 [DOI] 10.1007/s11999-011-1864-4. [PMID] 21416205.
2011
Wall shear stresses remain elevated in mature arteriovenous fistulas: a case study.
Journal of biomechanical engineering. 133(2) [DOI] 10.1115/1.4003310. [PMID] 21280875.
2010
A computational study of the magnitude and direction of migration forces in patient-specific abdominal aortic aneurysm stent-grafts.
European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery. 40(3):332-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejvs.2010.06.001. [PMID] 20573524.
2010
Cloning and functional characterization of Chondrichthyes, cloudy catshark, Scyliorhinus torazame and whale shark, Rhincodon typus estrogen receptors.
General and comparative endocrinology. 168(3):496-504 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ygcen.2010.06.010. [PMID] 20600039.
2010
Demonstrating the influence of compression on artery wall mass transport.
Annals of biomedical engineering. 38(4):1354-66 [DOI] 10.1007/s10439-010-9914-8. [PMID] 20077008.
2010
Ectopic atypical lymphoid tissue of the infundibulum/hypothalamus.
Journal of neurosurgery. 112(6) [DOI] 10.3171/2009.11.JNS09563. [PMID] 19961316.
2010
Effects of perioperative blood product use on surgical site infection following thoracic and lumbar spinal surgery.
Spine. 35(3):340-6 [DOI] 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181b86eda. [PMID] 20075776.
2010
Engineering silicone rubbers for in vitro studies: creating AAA models and ILT analogues with physiological properties.
Journal of biomechanical engineering. 132(1) [DOI] 10.1115/1.4000156. [PMID] 20524746.
2010
Experimental validation of convection-diffusion discretisation scheme employed for computational modelling of biological mass transport.
Biomedical engineering online. 9 [DOI] 10.1186/1475-925X-9-34. [PMID] 20642816.
2010
Factors that affect mass transport from drug eluting stents into the artery wall.
Biomedical engineering online. 9 [DOI] 10.1186/1475-925X-9-15. [PMID] 20214774.
2010
Fate of the ulnar nerve after operative fixation of distal humerus fractures.
Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 24(7):395-9 [DOI] 10.1097/BOT.0b013e3181e3e273. [PMID] 20577068.
2010
Identification of rupture locations in patient-specific abdominal aortic aneurysms using experimental and computational techniques.
Journal of biomechanics. 43(7):1408-16 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2009.09.057. [PMID] 20152982.
2010
Outcome after unstable ankle fracture: effect of syndesmotic stabilization.
Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 24(1):7-11 [DOI] 10.1097/BOT.0b013e3181b1542c. [PMID] 20035171.
2010
Patient participation in surgical site marking: can this be an additional tool to help avoid wrong-site surgery?
Journal of patient safety. 6(4):221-5 [PMID] 21500609.
2010
Pleomorphic liposarcoma originating from intracranial dura mater.
Journal of neuro-oncology. 97(1):149-53 [DOI] 10.1007/s11060-009-0005-3. [PMID] 19727564.
2010
Regenerative medicine, tissue engineering and vascular surgery: twenty first century clinical challenges.
Irish journal of medical science. 179(1):1-2 [DOI] 10.1007/s11845-009-0457-7. [PMID] 20012225.
2010
Role of regional anesthesia in the ambulatory environment.
Anesthesiology clinics. 28(2):251-66 [DOI] 10.1016/j.anclin.2010.02.009. [PMID] 20488393.
2010
Sedation at sea of entangled North Atlantic right whales (Eubalaena glacialis) to enhance disentanglement.
PloS one. 5(3) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0009597. [PMID] 20231895.
2010
Spinal anesthesia mediates improved early function and pain relief following surgical repair of ankle fractures.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 92(2):368-74 [DOI] 10.2106/JBJS.H.01852. [PMID] 20124064.
2009
An experimental and numerical comparison of the rupture locations of an abdominal aortic aneurysm.
Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists. 16(3):322-35 [DOI] 10.1583/09-2697.1. [PMID] 19642790.
2009
Ascorbic acid for anemia management in hemodialysis patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation. 54(6):1089-97 [DOI] 10.1053/j.ajkd.2009.06.040. [PMID] 19783342.
2009
Baseline circulating immunoglobulin G levels in managed collection and free-ranging bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus).
Developmental and comparative immunology. 33(4):449-55 [DOI] 10.1016/j.dci.2008.09.002. [PMID] 18835295.
2009
Detection of traumatic arthrotomy of the knee using the saline solution load test.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 91(1):66-70 [DOI] 10.2106/JBJS.G.01682. [PMID] 19122080.
2009
Do successful surgical results after operative treatment of long-bone nonunions correlate with outcomes?
Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 467(11):2979-85 [DOI] 10.1007/s11999-009-0883-x. [PMID] 19437084.
2009
Experimental modelling of aortic aneurysms: novel applications of silicone rubbers.
Medical engineering & physics. 31(8):1002-12 [DOI] 10.1016/j.medengphy.2009.06.002. [PMID] 19595622.
2009
Factors associated with successful performance in an orthopaedic surgery residency.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 91(11):2750-5 [DOI] 10.2106/JBJS.H.01243. [PMID] 19884456.
2009
Fluid-structure interaction of a patient-specific abdominal aortic aneurysm treated with an endovascular stent-graft.
Biomedical engineering online. 8 [DOI] 10.1186/1475-925X-8-24. [PMID] 19807909.
2009
Functional outcome after operatively treated ankle fractures in the elderly.
Foot & ankle international. 30(8):728-33 [DOI] 10.3113/FAI.2009.0728. [PMID] 19735627.
2009
Hematology of healthy Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus).
Veterinary clinical pathology. 38(2):183-93 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1939-165X.2009.00113.x. [PMID] 19490571.
2009
Improved assessment and treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms: the use of 3D reconstructions as a surgical guidance tool in endovascular repair.
Irish journal of medical science. 178(3):321-8 [DOI] 10.1007/s11845-009-0318-4. [PMID] 19319625.
2009
Return to sports following operatively treated ankle fractures.
Foot & ankle international. 30(4):292-6 [DOI] 10.3113/FAI.2009.0292. [PMID] 19356351.
2009
Vessel asymmetry as an additional diagnostic tool in the assessment of abdominal aortic aneurysms.
Journal of vascular surgery. 49(2):443-54 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jvs.2008.08.064. [PMID] 19028061.
2008
Cross-reactivity between immunoglobulin G antibodies of whales and dolphins correlates with evolutionary distance.
Clinical and vaccine immunology : CVI. 15(10):1547-54 [DOI] 10.1128/CVI.00219-08. [PMID] 18768672.
2008
Early complications in proximal humerus fractures (OTA Types 11) treated with locked plates.
Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 22(3):159-64 [DOI] 10.1097/BOT.0b013e318169ef2a. [PMID] 18317048.
2008
Effect of anesthesia type on limb length discrepancy after total hip arthroplasty.
The Journal of arthroplasty. 23(2):203-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arth.2007.01.022. [PMID] 18280413.
2008
Functional outcome following one-part proximal humeral fractures: a prospective study.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery. 17(2):216-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jse.2007.07.016. [PMID] 18207430.
2008
Geometrical enhancements for abdominal aortic stent-grafts.
Journal of endovascular therapy : an official journal of the International Society of Endovascular Specialists. 15(5):518-29 [DOI] 10.1583/08-2388.1. [PMID] 18840041.
2008
In vitro susceptibility of sea lion poxvirus to cidofovir.
Antiviral research. 80(1):77-80 [DOI] 10.1016/j.antiviral.2008.03.007. [PMID] 18485494.
2008
Intra-articular block compared with conscious sedation for closed reduction of ankle fracture-dislocations. A prospective randomized trial.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 90(4):731-4 [DOI] 10.2106/JBJS.G.00733. [PMID] 18381308.
2008
Investigation of a glottal related harmonics-to-noise ratio and spectral tilt as indicators of glottal noise in synthesized and human voice signals.
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 123(3):1642-52 [DOI] 10.1121/1.2832651. [PMID] 18345852.
2008
Kinematics of the stiff total knee arthroplasty.
The Journal of arthroplasty. 23(6):894-901 [DOI] 10.1016/j.arth.2007.07.015. [PMID] 18534521.
2008
Predictors of mortality after hip fracture: a 10-year prospective study.
Bulletin of the NYU hospital for joint diseases. 66(2):111-7 [PMID] 18537780.
2008
Role of sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor expression in eosinophils of patients with allergic rhinitis, and effect of topical nasal steroid treatment on this receptor expression.
The Journal of laryngology and otology. 122(12):1309-17 [DOI] 10.1017/S0022215108003241. [PMID] 18808729.
2008
Urethral injury during potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser prostatectomy complicated by transurethral resection syndrome.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 107(4):1438-40 [DOI] 10.1213/ane.0b013e31817f6d1b. [PMID] 18806066.
2007
Are outcomes of bimalleolar fractures poorer than those of lateral malleolar fractures with medial ligamentous injury?
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 89(7):1438-41 [PMID] 17606780.
2007
Avulsion fractures of the fifth metatarsal base: a prospective outcome study.
Foot & ankle international. 28(5):581-3 [PMID] 17559765.
2007
Clinical biochemistry in healthy manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 38(2):269-79 [PMID] 17679511.
2007
Development and validation of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies for the detection of immunoglobulin G of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus).
Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc. 19(5):465-70 [PMID] 17823388.
2007
Effect of tibial positioning on the diagnosis of posterolateral rotatory instability in the posterior cruciate ligament-deficient knee.
British journal of sports medicine. 41(8):481-5; discussion 485 [PMID] 17261553.
2007
Endovascular management of acute blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injury: a single center experience.
Journal of vascular surgery. 46(5):920-7 [PMID] 17905557.
2007
Factors associated with prolonged wound drainage after primary total hip and knee arthroplasty.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 89(1):33-8 [PMID] 17200307.
2007
Orthopedic surgery residents’ study habits and performance on the orthopedic in-training examination.
American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.). 36(12):E185-8 [PMID] 18264562.
2007
Putting fat on the fire? Lysophospholipid mediators in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid after allergen challenge.
Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 37(3):305-7 [PMID] 17359379.
2007
Removal of painful orthopaedic implants after fracture union.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 89(9):1906-12 [PMID] 17768185.
2007
Subjects with non-allergic non-infectious perennial rhinitis do not show nasal hyper-responsiveness to bradykinin.
European archives of oto-rhino-laryngology : official journal of the European Federation of Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Societies (EUFOS) : affiliated with the German Society for Oto-Rhino-Laryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 264(1):33-7 [PMID] 17043856.
2007
Surgical feasibility study of a novel polytetrafluoroethylene graft design for the treatment of peripheral arterial disease.
Annals of vascular surgery. 21(5):611-7 [PMID] 17823043.
2006
Antibiotic susceptibility of bacteria infecting total joint arthroplasty sites.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 88(6):1231-7 [PMID] 16757755.
2006
Effects of flat, parabolic and realistic steady flow inlet profiles on idealised and realistic stent graft fits through Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAA).
Medical engineering & physics. 28(1):19-26 [PMID] 15919225.
2006
Midterm results of primary total knee arthroplasty using a dished polyethylene insert with a recessed or resected posterior cruciate ligament.
The Journal of arthroplasty. 21(7):1012-6 [PMID] 17027544.
2006
Numerical modelling of Newtonian and non-Newtonian representation of blood in a distal end-to-side vascular bypass graft anastomosis.
Medical engineering & physics. 28(1):70-4 [PMID] 15905113.
2006
Otogenic intracranial complications. a 7-year retrospective review.
American journal of otolaryngology. 27(6):390-5 [PMID] 17084222.
2006
Parapoxviruses of seals and sea lions make up a distinct subclade within the genus Parapoxvirus.
Virology. 349(2):316-24 [PMID] 16490227.
2006
Seroepidemiology of parapoxvirus infections in captive and free-ranging California sea lions Zalophus californianus.
Diseases of aquatic organisms. 69(2-3):153-61 [PMID] 16724559.
2006
Severe postextubation laryngeal obstruction: the role of prior neck dissection and radiation.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 102(1):322-5 [PMID] 16368851.
2006
Use of an intra-operative nerve stimulator in identifying the hypoglossal nerve.
The Journal of laryngology and otology. 120(3):185-7 [PMID] 16359580.
2005
Airway management after failure to intubate by direct laryngoscopy: outcomes in a large teaching hospital.
Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie. 52(6):634-40 [PMID] 15983152.
2005
Bilateral peritonsillar abscess revisited.
Ear, nose, & throat journal. 84(12):791-3 [PMID] 16408561.
2005
Computational investigations of a new prosthetic femoral-popliteal bypass graft design.
Journal of vascular surgery. 42(6):1169-75 [PMID] 16376210.
2005
Mass transport disturbances in the distal graft/artery junction of a peripheral bypass graft.
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part H, Journal of engineering in medicine. 219(6):465-76 [PMID] 16312106.
2005
On reducing abnormal hemodynamics in the femoral end-to-side anastomosis: the influence of mechanical factors.
Annals of biomedical engineering. 33(3):310-22 [PMID] 15868721.
2005
That hemodynamics and not material mismatch is of primary concern in bypass graft failure: an experimental argument.
Journal of biomechanical engineering. 127(5):881-6 [PMID] 16248320.
2003
On the existence of an optimum end-to-side junctional geometry in peripheral bypass surgery–a computer generated study.
European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery. 26(6):649-56 [PMID] 14603426.
2001
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and violence: a review of the available evidence.
Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica. 104(2):84-91 [PMID] 11473500.
2000
Regulation of the human prostanoid TPalpha and TPbeta receptor isoforms mediated through activation of the EP(1) and IP receptors.
British journal of pharmacology. 131(3):601-9 [PMID] 11015313.
2000
The alpha, but not the beta, isoform of the human thromboxane A2 receptor is a target for prostacyclin-mediated desensitization.
The Journal of biological chemistry. 275(27):20412-23 [PMID] 10827090.
1996
Fine mapping of the human pentraxin gene region on chromosome 1q23.
Immunogenetics. 44(1):62-9 [PMID] 8613143.
1995
Morbillivirus infection in cetaceans of the western Atlantic.
Veterinary microbiology. 44(2-4):241-9 [PMID] 8588318.
1993
Potassium and anaesthesia.
Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie. 40(3):227-46 [PMID] 8467545.
1992
Amino acid sequence of human plasma galactoglycoprotein: identity with the extracellular region of CD43 (sialophorin).
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 89(2):663-7 [PMID] 1731338.
1989
Are multiple examinations of the gall-bladder helpful?
Clinical radiology. 40(3):262-3 [PMID] 2666005.
1987
Omphalitis and peritonitis in a young West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus).
Journal of wildlife diseases. 23(4):702-4 [PMID] 3682102.
1987
Urogenital sinus calculi in a sand tiger shark (Odontaspis taurus).
Journal of wildlife diseases. 23(3):428-31 [PMID] 3625901.
1984
Polyradiculoneuritis in a California sea lion.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 185(11):1410-2 [PMID] 6511605.
1983
Conjunctivitis caused by Thelazia sp in a Senegal parrot.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 183(11):1305-6 [PMID] 6685719.
1983
Successful management of a fractured metacarpus and exertional rhabdomyolysis in a greater kudu antelope.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 183(11):1334-7 [PMID] 6643265.
1983
Surgical correction of a luxated cataractous lens in a barred owl.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 183(11):1298-9 [PMID] 6605960.

Grants

Jul 2022 ACTIVE
Enhancement of Diagnostic Support, Assistance and Management Capability of Ill, Injured, Starving and Out of Habitat Manatees in Florida with Particular Emphasis along Floridas Atlantic Coast UME
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: US DEPT OF INTERIOR FISH AND WILDLIFE SE
Oct 2021 ACTIVE
Volusia County Agreement for Veterinary Services with University of Florida
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: VOLUSIA CNTY
Jun 2021 ACTIVE
Develop and Further Training in Case of Marine Mammals with Emphasis on Manatees, FY21-24
Role: Other
Funding: FL FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMM
Jul 2020 – Dec 2021
UF Marine Animal Rescue part time biologist to collect,analyze, archive and distribute scientific data regarding Florida dolphin and whale populations
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: HARBOR BRANCH OCEANOGRAPHIC INST FOU
Dec 2018 – Mar 2020
Persistent occurrence of glyphosate in the Lake Okechobee area and effects on the immune system of manatees
Role: Other
Funding: EVERGLADES FOUNDATION
Jul 2018 – Jun 2021
Develop and Further Training in Case of Marine Mammals with Emphasis on Manatees
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FL FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMM
Jun 2018 – Sep 2021
Volusia County Agreement for Veterinary Services with University of Florida
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: VOLUSIA CNTY
Feb 2016 ACTIVE
Increased Capacity for Marine Mammal Response & Analysis – University of Florida (UF)
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL FISH AND WILDLIFE FOU
Jul 2015 – Jun 2018
Develop and Further Training in Case of Marine Mammals with Emphasis on Manatees
Role: Faculty
Funding: FL FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION COMM
Jul 2015 – Jun 2016
Veterinarian Internship and Services
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: THE FLORIDA AQUARIUM
Jan 2014 – Dec 2016
Clearwater Marine Aquarium Services-Walsh
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: CLEARWATER MARINE AQUARIUM
May 2011 – May 2018
Volusia County Agreement for Veterinary Services with University of Florida
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: VOLUSIA CNTY

Education

DVM
1980 · University of Missouri
BA – Biological Sciences, Pre-Veterinary
1975 · University of Missouri
BA – Biological Sciences
1973 · University of Missouri

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-4199
Emails:
Business:
walshm@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE
2015 SW 16TH AVE
AQUATIC ANIMAL HEALTH PROGRAM, LACS
GAINESVILLE FL 326081166
Business Street:
UF, 7007 SEA WOROLD DR
ORLANDO FL 32821