Jeffrey J Zimmerman

DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVPM-Specialty Epidemiology
Education & Certifications  

Doctor of Philosophy in Veterinary Microbiology, minor in Economics, Iowa State University 1990
Master of Science in Veterinary Preventive Medicine, Iowa State University 1986
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University 1984
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine
Veterinary licensure in the state of Iowa
Certified, Pork Quality Assurance® Plus

Research Focus & Interests  

Swine health and productivity; diagnostic assay development and improved surveillance.

Honors & Awards  

Exemplary Faculty Mentor Award, Iowa State University (2014)
Zoetis Award for Veterinary Research Excellence (2013)
Howard W. Dunne Memorial Award (2013) for outstanding service to the American Association of Swine Veterinarians and the Swine Industry


American Association of Swine Veterinarians
American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
Conference of Research Workers in Animal Disease

Selected Publications  

Google Scholar Page

Zimmerman JJ, Karriker LA, Ramirez A, Schwartz KJ, Stevenson GW (editors).  2012.  Diseases of Swine, 10th edition.  Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken NJ. 

Straw BE, Zimmerman J, D'Allaire S, Taylor DJ (editors).  2006.  Diseases of Swine, 9th edition.  Blackwell Publishing Company, Ames IA. 

Zimmerman JJ, Yoon K-J (editors).  2003.  PRRS Compendium (2nd edition).  A Comprehensive Reference for Pork Producers, Veterinary Practitioners, and Researchers.  National Pork Board, Des Moines IA

Morilla A, Yoon K-J, Zimmerman J (editors).  2002.  Trends in Emerging Viral Infections of Swine.  Iowa State Press, Ames, IA.