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Louis DiVincenti, D.V.M., M.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 674
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2651

Research Bio

Dr. DiVincenti graduated from the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. After completing a residency in comparative medicine at the University of Rochester, he was appointed to the faculty as Chief of Large Animal Medicine & Research. He was board certified by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) in 2013 and by the American College of Animal Welfare (ACAW) in 2015. He has special interests in animal welfare, social housing , and refinements in experimental procedures through anesthetic, analgesic, and other veterinary care procedures.

He supports research staff by providing veterinary services through the Division of Laboratory Animal Medicine including oversight of five licensed veterinary technicians. DLAM services include acquisition and quarantine, diagnostic services, anesthetic and surgical support, and necropsy services.

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 10 available »

2015 Jan
DiVincenti L, Westcott R, Lee C. "Response to Dr Katz's letter to the editor." Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science : JAALAS. 2015 Jan; 54(1):8-9.
2014 Sep
DiVincenti Jr L, Westcott R, Lee C. "Sheep (Ovis aries) as a model for cardiovascular surgery and management before, during, and after cardiopulmonary bypass." Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science : JAALAS. 2014 Sep; 53(5):439-48.
2014 May 20
Maclean EL, Hare B, Nunn CL, Addessi E, Amici F, Anderson RC, Aureli F, Baker JM, Bania AE, Barnard AM, Boogert NJ, Brannon EM, Bray EE, Bray J, Brent LJ, Burkart JM, Call J, Cantlon JF, Cheke LG, Clayton NS, Delgado MM, Divincenti LJ, Fujita K, Herrmann E, Hiramatsu C, Jacobs LF, Jordan KE, Laude JR, Leimgruber KL, Messer EJ, de A Moura AC, Ostoji? L, Picard A, Platt ML, Plotnik JM, Range F, Reader SM, Reddy RB, Sandel AA, Santos LR, Schumann K, Seed AM, Sewall KB, Shaw RC, Slocombe KE, Su Y, Takimoto A, Tan J, Tao R, van Schaik CP, Virányi Z, Visalberghi E, Wade JC, Watanabe A, Widness J, Young JK, Zentall TR, Zhao Y. "The evolution of self-control." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2014 May 20; 111(20):E2140-8. Epub 2014 Apr 21.
2013 Mar
Divincenti L, Wyatt J, Priest H, Dittman D, Klindt R, Gordon D, Preston A, Smith T, Bowman C. "Reference intervals for select hematologic and plasma biochemical analytes of wild Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) from the St. Lawrence River in New York." Veterinary clinical pathology / American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology. 2013 Mar; 42(1):19-26. Epub 2012 Dec 31.
2013 Jan
Divincenti L. "Analgesic use in nonhuman primates undergoing neurosurgical procedures." Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science : JAALAS. 2013 Jan; 52(1):10-6.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Laboratory Animal Medicine (SMD) - Primary


MS | Clinical Research | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2014
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine | Louisiana State University2010

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Comparative Medicine Residency, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 2012