Bruno C. Menarim DVM, MS, PhD

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Kentucky, Gluck Equine Research Center

Dr. Bruno Menarim graduated from veterinary school at the Midwestern State University, Brazil, in 2004. He subsequently completed a residency Large Animal Surgery with a Master’s degree in veterinary Radiology at the Sao Paulo State University in 2008 and became a member of the Brazilian College of Veterinary Surgery and Anesthesiology. Dr. Menarim practiced in the field of Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery in Brazil and further joined the College of Veterinary Medicine at Universidad Austral de Chile as an Assistant and further Associate Professor of Equine Surgery. In 2015, Dr. Menarim joined the Comparative Musculoskeletal Research Lab at the Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, receiving a PhD in Orthopedic Immunology and Regenerative Medicine in 2019. He is the author or co-author of over 100 refereed publications, scientific proceedings chapters and abstracts. Dr. Menarim’s research focus is musculoskeletal development and joint pathobiology and immunology aimed at inflammation resolution of musculoskeletal tissues.