Lauren V. Schnabel DVM, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR

Associate Professor of Equine Orthopedic Surgery; Associate Director, Comparative Medicine Institute, North Carolina State University

Dr. Schnabel is an Associate Professor of Equine Orthopedic Surgery in the Department of Clinical Sciences at North Carolina State University (NCSU) College of Veterinary Medicine and is also an Associate Director of the Comparative Medicine Institute at NCSU. She completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University and her internship at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital. Dr. Schnabel then returned to Cornell University to complete her Large Animal Surgery Residency and PhD under the mentorship of Dr. Lisa Fortier and Dr. Douglas Antczak. Dr. Schnabel’s research focuses on stem cell immunology, use of biologic therapies to treat musculoskeletal injuries and diseases, and advancing equine rehabilitation protocols.