University of Florida Martha L. Campbell-Thompson Laboratory
Box 100275, D11-38AT: (352) 273-6129
F: (352) 273-7753
Department Affiliation: Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
B.S., High Honors, Chemistry, University of Florida, 1976
D.V.M., Honors, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, 1980
Ph.D., Physiological Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Univ. of Florida, 1988
Martha Campbell-Thompson, D.V.M., Ph.D, serves as the Pathology Core Principal Investigator at the University of Florida, where she earned doctorates in veterinary medicine and veterinary physiology. A board certified large animal veterinary surgeon, Dr. Campbell-Thompson moved into basic research after receiving her Ph.D. She has over 20 years experience in animal models of human disease with an emphasis on type 1 diabetes. She brings managerial experience to her role as primary administrator of the Pathology Core, providing histological and immunolocalization services to over 100 investigators at the University of Florida, in the United States, and overseas. In collaboration with Dr. Atkinson’s group, Dr. Campbell-Thompson has become the lead pathologist for all rodent and human type 1 diabetes studies.