Biography - C. Guillermo Couto, DVM, dipl. ACVIM

C. Guillermo Couto, DVM

Diplomate ACVIM (Internal Medicine and Oncology)

coutovetconsultants@gmail.com 

1976:DVM from Buenos Aires University, Argentina

1976-1981: Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Faculty of            Veterinary Sciences, Buenos Aires University

1981-1983: Clinical Oncology Residency, UC Davis, Davis, California

1983-1988:Assistant Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical     Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State             University

1988-1995:Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical    Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University

1995-2013:Professor, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University

2013-present:President, Couto Veterinary Consultants, Hilliard, Ohio

2013-present: Consultant, IDEXX Laboratories, Inc

2013-2016: Vetoclock Telemedicine and On-line Education, Zaragoza, Spain

2014-present: Consultant, Metzger Animal Hospital, State College, Pennsylvania

2014-present:Consultant, Riverside Drive Animal Hospital, Dublin, Ohio

2014-2018: President, Greyhound Health Initiative

2018-present:Executive Director, Greyhound Health Initiative

2016-2018: Clinician, University Veterinary Specialists, McMurray, Pennsylvania

• Member, Oncology/Hematology Service, Veterinary Medical Center, The Ohio State University, 1983-2013

• Director, Transfusion Medicine Service and Animal Blood Bank, The Ohio State University, 1998-2013

• Director, Greyhound Health and Wellness Program, The Ohio State University, 2003-2013

• Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, specialty of Internal Medicine

• Charter Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, specialty of Oncology

• President, Veterinary Cancer Society, 1990-1992.

• Norden Distinguished Teaching Award, 1986.

• OSU Clinical Teaching Award, 1987 and 1990.

• Co-Editor, Small Animal Internal Medicine. Mosby.

• Editor-In-Chief, Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 1993-1998.

• BSAVA Bourgelat Award for Outstanding Contribution to Small Animal Practice, 2000

• OTS Service Award in 2007.

• Legend of Small Animal Internal Medicine Award, Kansas State University, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, 2011.

•Faculty Achievement Award, American Association of Veterinary Clinicians, 2012.

•Class of 2013 Teaching Award, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2012.

•Top Twelve National Honoree-2013 American’s Favorite Veterinarian-American Veterinary Medical Foundation.

•Medalla de Oro (Gold Medal) AVEPA (Spanish Small Animal Veterinary Association), 2015.


• Over 350 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters in the areas of oncology, hematology, immunology, vector borne diseases, and Greyhound medicine.