Annabelle Burnum, DVM, DACVP

Assistant Clinical Professor

  • DACVP 2017, University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine
  • DVM 2014, University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine
  • BA 2006, Washington University in St. Louis
Annabella Burnum, DVM, DACVP

Building Address: VMDL D104
Phone Number: 573-882-6811


Ocular pathology; renal pathology; fungal and parasitic infectious disease; zoo, exotic, and wildlife pathology


General Veterinary Pathology; Systemic Veterinary Pathology


  • Lieske DE, Burnum AL, Rissi DR. Pathology in Practice. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2021 Dec 15;259(S2):1-3. doi: 10.2460/javma.19.07.0335. PMID: 34910676.
  • Kirejczyk SGM, Goodwin C, Gyimesi ZS, Zachariah TT, Sturgeon GL, Armwood AR, Frontera-Acevedo K, Kokosinksa A, Seguel M, Fogelson SB, Burnum AL, Miller D, Sakamoto K, Howerth EW, McManamon R, Gottdenker N. A Retrospective Study of Pathology in Bats Submitted to an Exotic and Zoo Animal Diagnostic Service in Georgia, USA (2008-2019). J Comp Pathol. 2021 May;185:96-107. doi: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2021.04.010. Epub 2021 May 28. PMID: 34119238.
  • Davis KL, Burnum AL, Beck JA, Kirejczyk SGM, Miller MA, Sola MF, Brown CA. Diagnosis of Collagen Type III Glomerulopathy Using Picrosirius Red and PASH/Masson’s Trichrome Stain. Vet Pathol. 2020 Sep;57(5):675-680. doi: 10.1177/0300985820934111. Epub 2020 Jun 17. PMID: 32880237.
  • Ferrigno A, Burnum AL, Banovic F. Pathology in Practice. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2020 May 15;256(10):1119-1122. doi: 10.2460/javma.256.10.1119. PMID: 32364448.
  • Jones JL, Wang L, Ceric O, Nemser SM, Rotstein DS, Jurkovic DA, Rosa Y, Byrum B, Cui J, Zhang Y, Brown CA, Burnum AL, Sanchez S, Reimschuessel R. Whole genome sequencing confirms source of pathogens associated with bacterial foodborne illness in pets fed raw pet food. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2019 Mar;31(2):235-240. doi: 10.1177/1040638718823046. Epub 2019 Jan 19. PMID: 30663530; PMCID: PMC6838835.
  • Wells B, Burnum AL, Armstrong J, Sanchez S, Stanton JB, Camus MS. Actinomadura vinacea isolated from a nonhealing cutaneous wound in a cat. Vet Clin Pathol. 2018 Dec;47(4):638-642. doi: 10.1111/vcp.12659. Epub 2018 Oct 15. PMID: 30321465.
  • Kirejczyk SG, Burnum AL, Brown CC, Sakamoto K, Rissi DR. Cardiac mesothelial papillary hyperplasia in four dogs. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2018 May;30(3):479-482. doi: 10.1177/1040638717753964. Epub 2018 Jan 11. PMID: 29322883; PMCID: PMC6505810.
  • Camus MS, Burnum A, Howerth EW, Brouwer CJ, Sharma A, Huang CT. What is your diagnosis? Digit aspirate from a dog. Vet Clin Pathol. 2017 Dec;46(4):635-636. doi: 10.1111/vcp.12518. Epub 2017 Jun 12. PMID: 28605132.
  • Rissi DR, Barber R, Burnum A, Miller AD. Canine spinal cord glioma. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2017 Jan;29(1):126-132. doi: 10.1177/1040638716673127. Epub 2016 Dec 20. PMID: 28074710.
  • Sladakovic I, Burnum A, Blas-Machado U, Kelly LS, Garner BC, Holmes SP, Divers SJ. MANDIBULAR SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA IN A BOBCAT (LYNX RUFUS). J Zoo Wildl Med. 2016 Mar;47(1):370-3. doi: 10.1638/2015-0197.1. PMID: 27010306.