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Edwin H. Kriel, DVM

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:


Administrative Title:

Veterinary Medical Officer (VMO) at the Baltimore Veteran's Affairs Medical Center (VAMC)


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Education and Training

  • DVM - Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
  • BS BioChem - University of Maryland College Park


Prior to coming to the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Kriel work in Emergency and Critical Care for 16 year treating all breeds of pet and exotic animals as well as the occasional wildlife patient. In 2003 he joined Veterinary Resources to help oversee the care of animals utilized in research as well as provide training to research staff in human use and care of those animals.

Highlighted Publications

Krishnan Kolappaswamy, Edwin H. Kriel, Charles G. McLeod Jr., Louis J. DeTolla. Intermittent  Inappetence and Fur Loss in a New Zealand White rabbit. Lab Animal 35, No.4: 19-20, 2006.

Steven T Shipley, Aruna Panda, Edwin H. Kriel, Louis J. DeTolla, Abdul Q Khan, Sofie Livio, Jamees P. Nataro, Myron M. Levine and Marcelo B. Sztein. A Challenge Model for Shigella dysenteriae 1 in Cynomolgus Monkeys (Macaca fascicularis). Comparative Medicine. 2010 Feb; 60(1):54-61. PubMed PMID: 20158950; PMCID: PMC2826086

Aruna Panda, Ivan Tatarov, Angela R. Melton-Celsa, Krishnan Kolappaswamy, Edwin H. Kriel, Daniel Petkov, Turhan Coksaygan, Sofie Livio, Charles G. McLeod, James P. Nataro, Alison D. O’Brien, and Louis J. DeTolla. (2010). A comparative study of E. coli O157:H7 infection in Dutch Belted and New Zealand White rabbit models. Comparative Medicine. 2010 Feb; 60(1): 31-37. PubMed PMID: 20158946: PMC282608

Diana Vivian, Kunrong Cheng, Sandeep Khurana, Su Xu, Edwin H. Kriel, Paul A. Dawson, Jean Pierre Raufman, and James E. Polli. In Vivo Performance of a Novel Fluorinated Magnetic Resonance Imaging Agent for Functional Analysis of Bile Acid Transport.  Mol. Pharmaceutics, 2014, 11(5), pp 1575–1582