Brian L. Frappier, D.V.M., Ph.D.

  • FRAPPIER_BrianKemper Fellow for Teaching Excellence
  • Associate Teaching Professor
  • Director of Professional Curriculum, Department of Biomedical Sciences

Email: frappierb@missouri.edu

Education:

  • B.S. Poultry Science,  Michigan State University
  • D.V.M., Michigan State University
  • Ph.D., Veterinary Anatomy,  The Ohio State University

Teaching:

  • Veterinary Microanatomy (VBmS 5502 & 5503)
  • Large Animal Veterinary Gross Anatomy (VBmS 5011 & 5012)
  • Veterinary Neuroscience (VBmS 5100)

Teaching Awards and Honors:

  • SCAVMA Outstanding Teacher Award – The Ohio State University 1988
  • Golden Aesculapius Teaching Award – University of Missouri CVM 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2010, 2015
  • National Teaching Excellence Award in the Basic Sciences, First honorable mention – Student American Veterinary Medical Association House of Delegates 1991
  • Gold Chalk Award – Graduate-Professional Council, University of Missouri 1991
  • MSD AGVET Award for Creativity in Teaching – 3rd Place – University of Missouri 1997
  • Graduate Level Superior Teaching Award – Gamma Sigma Delta, The Honor Society of Agriculture 1998
  • SCAVMA Outstanding Teacher Award – Sciences – University of Missouri CVM Basic 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005
  • Dean’s Impact Award – University of Missouri CVM, 1998
  • Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence – University of Missouri, 2001
  • Carl J. Norden Distinguished Teacher Award – University of Missouri CVM, 2007
  • Zoetis Distinguished Veterinary Teacher Award – University of Missouri CVM, 2015

Selected Publications:

Kramer, J., Coates, J.R., Hoffman, A.G., and Frappier, B.L.  Preliminary Anatomic Investigation of Three Approaches to the Equine Cranium and Brain for Limited Craniectomy Procedures.  Vet. Surg.  36: 500-508 (2007).

Textbook of Veterinary Histology, 6th edition, edited by Jo Ann Eurell and B.L. Frappier, 2006.

Johnson, P.J., Constantinescu, G.M., and Frappier, B.L.  The Vestibular System. Part I: Anatomy, Physiology and Clinical Signs from Altered Vestibular Function.  Equine vet. Educ.  vol. 13, no. 2: 105-109 (2001).

Moore, C.P., Frappier, B.L., and Linton, L.L.  Distribution and Course of Ducts of the Canine Third Eyelid Gland:  Effects of Two Surgical Replacement Techniques.  Veterinary and Comparative Ophthalmology.  vol. 6, no. 4: 258-264 (1996).