Robert (Bob) L. Larson, DVM, PhD, DACT, DACVPM (Epidemiology), DACAN

Professor, Production Medicine

Professional Training:
Bachelor of Science: Kansas State University
DVM: Kansas State University
PhD: Kansas State University


  • Reproduction (Theriogenology) (3rd year)
  • Advanced Beef Production Medicine (4th year)
  • Advanced Cow-Calf Production Management (4th year)
  • Advanced Feedlot Production Management (4th year)
  • Principles and Methods of Epidemiology (1st year)
  • Introduction to Epidemiology (graduate)
  • Design and Interpretation of Production Livestock Field Trials (graduate)


  • Dr. Larson’s research focuses on investigating ways to improve beef cattle health, production, and reproduction.


  • Dr. Larson’s primary area of interest is the integration of animal health, production efficiency, and economic considerations in beef cattle production.