Rose Raskin, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP

Department of Comparative Pathobiology

Professor Emerita

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
625 Harrison Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907



1987 - PhD | Michigan State University
1976 - DVM | Purdue University
1971 - BA | Rutgers University


2006 - | Director of Continuing Education, PVM
2003 - | Professor of Veterinary Clinical Pathology, Dept. of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University
2003 - | Courtesy Professor, Dept. of Physiological Sciences, University of Florida
1993 - 2003 | Associate Professor, Clinical Pathology, Dept. of Physiological Sciences, University of Florida
1987 - 1993 | Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physiological Sciences, University of Florida
1985 - 1987 | Senior Clinical Pathology Resident/Instructor, Dept. of Pathology, Michigan State University
1982 - 1985 | Resident/Instructor (Combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology), Dept. of Pathology, Michigan State University
1976 - 1982 | Small Animal Practitioner, Cameron Animal Hospital; Montclair, New Jersey

Selected Publications

Silverstone AM, Garner, MM, Wojcieszyn, JW, Couto, CG, Raskin, RE: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in a Diamondback Terrapin, Malaclemys terrapin Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery 17(3):92-99, 2007
Raskin RE: Residency Training Programs in Veterinary Clinical Pathology: A Comparison of Experiences at Two Institutions. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education Fall 2007 Volume 34 (4):478-484.
Greenberg CB, Boria PA, Borgatti-Jeffreys A, Raskin RE, Lucroy MD: Phase II clinical trial of combination chemotherapy with dexamethasone for lymphoma in dogs. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 43:27-32, 2007.
Raskin RE Tail mass in a dog. NAVC Clinician's Brief (Nov) 13-15; 2006
Logan MR*, Raskin RE, Thompson S:
Raskin RE Canine elbow mass. NAVC Clinician's Brief (Feb) 65-67; 2006
Phillips K*, Arai M, Tanabe T, Raskin R, Volz M, Uhl EW, Yamamoto JK: FIV-infected cats respond to short-term rHuG-CSF treatment which results in anti-G-CSF neutralizing antibody production that inactivates drug activity. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 108:357-
Harr KE, Raskin RE, Heard DJ: Temporal effects of 3 commonly used anticoagulants on hematologic and biochemical variables in blood samples from macaws and Burmese pythons. Vet Clin Pathol 43:383-388, 2005.
Gicking JC*, Foley AM, Harr KE, Raskin RE, Jacobson E: Plasma protein electrophoresis of the Atlantic loggerhead sea turtle, Carretta carretta. J Herpe Med Surg 14:13-18, 2004.
Harvey JW, Raskin RE: Polyarthritis in a dog. NAVC Clinician's Brief (Nov) 37-38, 2004.
Casimire AL*, Wellehan J*, Embury J*, Terrell SP, Raskin RE: Synovial fluid from an African spur-thighed tortoise (Geochelone sulcata). Vet Clin Pathol 33:43-46, 2004.
Raskin RE, Murray KA*, Levy JK: Comparison of home monitoring methods for feline urine pH measurement. Vet Clin Pathol 31:51-55, 2002.
Harr KE*, Henson KL*, Raskin RE, Heard DJ, Phillips LA*: Gastric lavage from a Madagascar tree boa (Sanzinia madagascarensis). Vet Clin Pathol 29:93-96, 2000.
Raskin RE: Liver cytology: Interpreting needle biopsy samples. Vet Med 95:244-249, 2000.
Alleman AR, Jacobson ER, Raskin RE: Morphologic, cytochemical staining, and ultrastructural characteristics of blood cells from eastern diamondback rattlesnakes (Crotalus adamanteus). Am J Vet Res 60:507-514, 1999.
Sheppard BJ*, Chrisman CL, Newell SM, Raskin RE, Homer BL: Primary encephalic plasma cell tumor in a dog. Vet Pathol 34:621-627, 1997.
Ringger NC*, Edens L, Bain P*, Raskin RE, LaRock R*: Acute myelogenous leukaemia in a mare. Aust Vet J 75:329-331, 1997.
Mears EA*, Raskin RE, Legendre AM: Basophilic leukemia in a dog. J Vet Intern Med 11:92-94, 1997.
Fallin CW*, Raskin RE, Harvey JW: Cytologic identification of neural tissue in the cerebrospinal fluid of two dogs. Vet Clin Pathol 25:127-129, 1996.
Heard DJ, Fox LE, Fox J*, Neuwirth L, Raskin RE: Antemortem diagnosis of myelolipoma-associated hepatomegaly in a Goeldi's monkey (Callimico goeldii). J Zoo Wildl Med 27:266-270, 1996.
Raskin RE: Myelopoiesis and myeloproliferative disorders. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 26:1023-1042, 1996.
Bounous DI, Harrod M, Johnson L, Raskin RE: Diagnostics in the '90s and Beyond. Vet Tech 15:73-79, 1994.
Lester GD*, Alleman AR*, Raskin RE, Meyer JC*: Pancytopenia secondary to lymphoid leukemia in three horses. J Vet Intern Med 7:360-363, 1993.
Lester GD*, Alleman AR*, Raskin RE, Calderwood-Mays MB: Malignant histiocytosis in an Arabian filly. Eq Vet J 25:471-473, 1993.
Alleman AR*, Jacobson ER, Raskin RE: Morphologic and cytochemical characteristics of blood cells from the desert tortoise, Gopherus agassizii. Am J Vet Res 53:1645-1651, 1992.
Raskin RE, Nipper MN*: Cytochemical staining characteristics of lymph nodes from normal and lymphoma-affected dogs. Vet Clin Pathol 21:62-67, 1992.
Jain NC, Blue JT, Grindem CB, Harvey JW, Kociba GJ, Krehbiel JD, Latimer KS, Raskin RE, Thrall MA, Zinkl JG: Proposed criteria for classification of acute myeloid leukemias in dogs and cats. A report of the animal leukemia study group. Vet Clin Pathol 20:
Alleman AR*, Raskin RE, Uhl, EW*, Senior DR: Botyroid rhabdomyoscrcoma of the urinary bladder in a dog. Vet. Clin Pathol 20:44,49-50, 1991.
Raskin RE*: Accurately interpreting electrolyte abnormalities in equine serum. Vet Med 85:72-80, 1990.
Raskin RE*, Krehbiel JD: Prevalence of leukemic blood and bone marrow in dogs with multicentric lymphoma. J Am Vet Med Assoc 194:1427-1429, 1989.
Raskin RE*, Tvedten HW, Bull RW, Crow SE, Dunstan RW, Krehbiel JD: Natural killer cell activity in untreated and treated dogs with lymphoma. Am J Vet Res 50:438-487, 1989.
Raskin RE*, Krehbiel JD: Histopathology of canine bone marrow in malignant lymphoproliferative disorders. Vet Pathol 25: 83-88, 1988.
Weiss DJ, Raskin RE*, Zerbe C*: Myelodyplastic syndrome in two dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 187:1038-1040, 1985.
Raskin RE*, Krehbiel JD: Myelodysplastic changes in a cat with myelomonocytic leukemia. J Am Vet Med Assoc 187: 171-174, 1985.
Raskin RE*, An atypical spinal meningioma in a dog. Vet Pathol 21:538-540, 1984.
Rohrer CR, Fidel J, Hauser B, Schiller I, Raskin RE, Kaser-Hotz B: Ehrlichiose als Differenzialdiagnose bei Lymphosarkom- oder Leukämieverdacht beim Hund (Ehrlichiosis as a differential diagnosis for suspected lymphoma or leukemia in the dog). Tierärztl P
Ramaiah SK*, Seguin MA*, Carwile HF†, Raskin RE: Biclonal gammopathy associated with immunoglobulin A in a dog with multiple myeloma. Vet Clin Pathol 31:83-89, 2002.
Work TM, Raskin RE, Balazs GH, Whittaker S†: Morphologic and cytochemical characteristics of blood cells from the green turtle, Chelonia mydas, in the Hawaiian Islands. Am J Vet Res 59:1252-1257, 1998.
Johnsrude JD*, Raskin RE, Hoge AYA*, Erdos G†: Intraerythrocytic inclusions associated with iridoviral infection in a fer de lance (Bothrops moojeni) snake. Vet Pathol 34:235-238, 1997.
Henson KL*, Raskin RE, Deem SL*, Vaughn KL†: What is Your Diagnosis? A river otter with anemia [Haemobartonella-like infection]. Vet Clin Pathol 26:14, 18-19, 1997.
Garner MM*, Homer BL, Jacobson ER, Raskin RE, Hall BJ†, Weis WA†, Berry KH: Staining and morphologic features of bone marrow hematopoietic cells in desert tortoises (Gopherus agassizii).Am J Vet Res 57:1608-1615, 1996.
Madison JB, Reid B†, Raskin RE: Amphotericin B treatment of candida septic arthritis in two horses. J Am Vet Med Assoc 206:338-341, 1995.
Raskin RE, Holcomb CS†, Maxwell AK*: Effects of human recombinant interleukin 2 on in vitro tumor cytotoxicity in dogs. Am J Vet Res 52:2029-2032, 1991.
Reimann KA*, Bull RW, Crow SE, Coffman P†, Raskin RE*: Immunologic profiles of cats with persistent, naturally acquired feline leukemia virus infection. Am J Vet Res 47:1935-1939, 1986.

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