About Us : Nicole Stacy, D.V.M., Diplomate ACVP

Nicole Stacy, D.V.M., Diplomate ACVP

Dr. Nicole Stacy is currently Clinical Assistant Professor in the Aquatic Animal Health program in the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences at the University of Florida.


Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists, 2013
DrMedVet, Vetsuisse Faculty of Berne, Switzerland, 2007
Veterinary Clinical Pathology Residency, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, Fla., 2003-2006
Small Animal Referral Practice Piding Internship, Germany, 2002
DVM, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany, 2001

Research Interests

Dr. Stacy’s primary areas of interest are clinical pathology of exotic species, especially aquatic species and reptiles, environmental toxicology and wildlife conservation.

Recent Publications

Stacy, NI and Harvey JW. Bone marrow aspirate evaluation. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 2017 47(1);31-52.

Cassle SE, Landrau-Giovannetti, N, Farina LL, et al. Coinfection by Cetacean morbillivirus and Aspergillus fumigatus in a juvenile bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) in the Gulf of Mexico. J Vet Diagn Invest 2016 28(6):718-721.

Donnelly K, Waltzek, TB, Wellehan JF, Stacy NI, Chadam M, Stacy BA. Mycobacterium haemophilum infection in a juvenile leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea). J Vet Diagn Invest 2016 28(6):718-721.

Sheldon JD, Stacy NI, Blake S, Cabrera F, Deem SL. Comparison of total leukocyte quantification methods in free-living Galapagos tortoises (Chelonoidis spp). J Zoo Wildl Med 2016 47(1):196-205.

Kaplan AJ, Stacy NI, Jacobsen E, et al. Development and validation of a competitive ELSIA for the measurement of total plasma immunoglobulins in healthy loggerhead sea (Caretta caretta) and green turtles (Chelonia mydas). J Vet Diagn Invest 2016 28(10):5-11.

Stacy NI and Raskin RE. Reptilian eosinophils: beauty and diversity by light microscopy. Vet Clin Pathol 2015 44(2):177-8.