OAHN Equine Webinar #4 Recording: Vitamin E and Selenium with Dr. Shannon Pratt Phillips

Equine Webinar #4: Vitamin E and Selenium in Horses

Presenter: Dr. Shannon Pratt-Phillips

Dr. Shannon E. (Pratt) Phillips studied equine nutrition and exercise physiology for both her Master of Science (from the University of Kentucky) and her Doctor of Philosophy (from the University of Guelph). Dr. Phillips is currently a Professor of Equine Nutrition in the Department of Animal Science at North Carolina State University. She joined the faculty at NCSU in 2006 where she teaches in the field of equine science and nutrition. Her field of research focuses on glucose metabolism, insulin resistance and obesity in horses as well as nutrient requirements of both equine and canine athletes. She is a Past-President of the American Academy of Veterinary Nutrition and is the current Vice President on the Board of Directors for the Equine Science Society. In her spare time she plays tennis and competes in the hunter ring with her horse, Moulin Rouge.