University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Burgess, Hilary

Clinical Associate, Veterinary Clinical Pathology
Veterinary Pathology
Office Location: WCVM 1728
Phone: 306.966.3277
Fax: 306.966.7439
Email: hilary.burgess@usask.ca


Academic Credentials


Teaching and Clinical Areas

Dr. Burgess teaches hemostasis in the undergraduate general pathology course (VTPA 352.3), as well as undergraduate clinical pathology to fourth-year students (VTPA 580), and graduate diagnostic clinical pathology (VTPA 850-853), hematology (VTPA 810) and chemistry (VTPA 811). 

Dr. Burgess also contributes to the diagnostic clinical pathology service offered by Prairie Diagnostic Services, Inc.


Publications

Kong LR*, Snead ECR, Burgess H, Dhumeaux MP.  Recurrent episodes of severe bleeding caused by congenital factor XIII deficiency in a dog.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2014; 245(10): 1147-1152.

Burgess H*, Gaunt MC.  Pathology in Practice.  Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2014; 245(10): 1107-1109.

Lockerbie BP, Bollinger TK, Burgess HJ*.  Use of the polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of Babesia odocoilei 18S ribosomal RNA in formalin-fixed tissues.  Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 2014; 26(4):538-541.

Kruzeniski SJ, Tam FM, Burgess H*  Pathology in Practice. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 2013; 243(12): 1705-1707.

Davies J, Epp T, Burgess H* Prevalence and geographic distribution of canine and feline blastomycosis in the Canadian Prairies.  Canadian Veterinary Journal: 2013; 54: 753-760.

Pattullo K, Wobeser G, Lockerbie B, Burgess H*.  Babesia odocoilei infection in a Saskatchewan elk herd.  Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 2013; 25(4):  535-540.

Kerr M, Burgess H*.  What is your diagnosis?  Gingival mass in a dog.  Accepted in Veterinary Clinical Pathology: Veterinary Clinical Pathology 2013; 42(1): 115-116.

Meachem MD, Burgess HJ, Davies JL, Kidney BA*.  Utility of nuclear morphometry in the cytologic evaluation of canine cutaneous soft tissue sarcomas.  Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 2012; 24(3): 525-530.

Burgess HJ*, Lockerbie BP, Czerwinski S, Scott M.  Equine laryngeal rhinosporidiosis in western Canada.  Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 2012; 24(4): 777-780.

Burgess H, Chilton NB, Krakowetz CN, Williams C, Lohmann K*.  Granulocytic anaplasmosis in a horse from Saskatchewan.  Canadian Veterinary Journal 2012; 53(8): 886-888.

Sadar MJ, Parker DL, Burgess H, Wojnarowicz C. 2011. "Two cases of vaginal bleeding in pet rats." Canadian Veterinary Journal. 52: 768-771.

Burgess HJ, Kerr ME. 2009. "Cytokeratin and vimentin co-expression in 21 canine primary pulmonary epithelial neoplasms." Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation. 21: 815-820.

Burgess HJ, Woods JP, Abrams-Ogg ACG, Wood RD. 2009. "The use of a questionnaire and diagnostic profile to evaluate risk and signs of hemorrhage in dogs with von Willebrand disease." Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 73:241- 251.

Burgess HJ, Woods JP, Abrams-Ogg ACG, Wood RD. 2009. "Evaluation of laboratory methods to improve characterization of dogs with von Willebrand disease."  Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 73: 252- 259.

Burgess H, Wood RD. 2008. "Validation of a von Willebrand factor antigen enzyme-linked immunosorbant assay and newly developed collagen binding assay." Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research. 72(5): 420-427.

Gentry P, Burgess H, Wood D. 2008. "Hemostasis." In: Kaneko JJ, Harvey JW, Bruss ML, eds. Clinical Biochemistry of Domestic Animals. Sixth ed. San Diego: Academic Press, 287-330.

Burgess H, Ruotsalo K, Peregrine A, Hanselman B, Abrams-Ogg A. 2008. "Eucoleus aerophilus respiratory infection in a dog with Addison’s disease." Canadian Veterinary Journal. 49:389-392.

Dawson H, Hoff B, Grift E, Tvedten H, Shoukri M. 2009. "Validation of the Coulter AcT Diff haematology analyzer for analysis of blood of common domestic animals." Veterinary Clinical Pathology. 29(4): 132-136.

Dawson H, Sutton-Harmer A, Hoff B, Grift E. 2000. "Equine serum biochemical analyte comparisons on the Boehringer Mannheim/Hitachi 911 and Abaxis VetScan clinical chemistry analyzers." Equine Veterinary Education. 12(6): 333.

Sutton A, Dawson H, Hoff B, Grift E, Shoukri M. 1999. "Analyte comparisons between two clinical chemistry analyzers." Canadian Veterinary Journal. 40: 255-260.