Drew Magstadt

Education & Certifications  

Master of Science (Veterinary Microbiology, minor in Veterinary Pathology), 2015 Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 2011 (Cum Laude) Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Bachelor of Science (Zoology, minors in Chemistry and Psychology), 2005 (w/ Honors) North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND




VDPAM 455 - Diagnostic Laboratory Practicum

Research Focus & Interests  

Veterinary Pathology

Honors & Awards  

Iowa State University Wayne and Karen Freese Scholarship in Veterinary Microbiology, 2014-15
AABP/Zoetis Foundation Scholarship, 2010
AABP Amstutz Scholarship, 2009


VDPAM Curriculum Committee Member
IVMA Power of Ten, 2014-2015


American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians
American Association of Swine Veterinarians
American Veterinary Medical Association
Iowa Veterinary Medical Association
Academy of Veterinary Consultants
American Association of Bovine Practitioners

Selected Publications  

Google Scholar Page

Chelladurai JJ, Bader C, Snobl T, Magstadt DR, Cooper VL, Brewer MT. 2015. Toxocara vitulorum infection in a cohort of beef calves in Iowa. Veterinary Parasitology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vetpar.2015.10.004

Pillatzki AE, Gauger PC, Madson DM, Burrough ER, Zhang J, Magstadt DR, Arruda PHE, Stevenson GW, Yoon KJ. 2015. Experimental inoculation of neonatal piglets with feed naturally contaminated with porcine epidemic diarrhea virus. Journal of Swine Health and Production. 23(6):317-320.

Thomas JT, Chen Q, Gauger PC, Giménez-Lirola LG, Sinha A, Harmon KM, Madson DM, Burrough ER, Magstadt DR, Salzbrenner HM, Welch MW, Yoon KJ, Zimmerman JJ, Zhang J. 2015. Effect of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea infectious dose on infection outcomes in naïve conventional neonatal and weaned pigs. PLoS One. 10(10): e0139266.

Madson DM, Arruda PHE, Magstadt DR, Burrough ER, Hoang H, Sun D, Labios LP, Bhandari M, Gauger PC, Stevenson GW, Wilberts BL, Wang C, Zhang J and Yoon KJ. 2015. Characterization of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus isolate US/Iowa/18984/2013 infection in one-day-old caesarian derived colostrum deprived (CDCD) piglets. Veterinary Pathology. doi:10.1177/0300985815591080

Chen Q, Gauger PC, Stafne M, Thomas J, Arruda PHE, Burrough ER, Madson DM, Brodie J, Magstadt DR, Derscheid R, Welch M, Zhang J. 2015. Pathogenicity and Pathogenesis of a United States porcine deltacoronavirus cell culture isolate in 5-day-old neonatal piglets. Virology. 482:51-59.

Madson DM, Magstadt DR, Arruda PHE, Hoang H, Sun D, Labios L, Bhandari M, Burrough ER, Gauger PC, Pillatzki AE, Stevenson GW, Wilberts B, Brodie J, Harmon KM, Wang C, Main RG,

Zhang J and Yoon KJ. 2014. Pathogenesis of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus isolate (US/Iowa/18984/2013) in 3-week-old weaned pigs. Veterinary Microbiology. 174:60-68.

Wilberts BL, Arruda PH, Kinyon JM, Frana TS, Wang C, Magstadt DR, Madson DM, Patience JF, Burrough ER. 2014. Investigation of the Impact of Increased Dietary Insoluble Fiber through the Feeding of Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS) on the Incidence and Severity of Brachyspira-Associated Colitis in Pigs. PLoS ONE. 9(12): e114741.doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0114741