Carolyn Henry DVM, MS, DACVIM
Professor of Medical Oncology
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies at the College of Veterinary Medicine Associate Director of Research for the Ellis Fischel [human] Cancer Center
Faculty Facilitator for the Mizzou Advantage One Health/One Medicine Initiative
University of Missouri
Dr. Henry is a tenured Full Professor with dual appointments at the College of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Medicine at the University of Missouri. She has been appointed Associate Director of Research for the Ellis Fischel [human] Cancer Center and serves as the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies at the College of Veterinary Medicine. In April 2010, Henry was named Faculty Facilitator for the Mizzou Advantage One Health/One Medicine initiative by the Office of the Provost—a position in which she serves to foster multidisciplinary educational and research opportunities between human and veterinary medicine and the basic sciences, both within the University of Missouri and with outside collaborators.
Her research interests include canine bladder cancer, mammary cancer, osteosarcoma, and comparative oncology/cancer epidemiology. Dr. Henry joined the faculty at the Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine from 1994 to 1997 before relocating to the University of Missouri as an Assistant Professor of Oncology.
She earned her DVM at Auburn University in 1990, her MS from Auburn in 1993 and gained board certification in oncology in 1994. She has served on the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Board of Regents and is past president of both the Veterinary Cancer Society and the ACVIM Specialty of Oncology.