Larissa Minicucci, DVM, MPH

Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine (VPM)

Larissa Minicucci

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-624-3685

Office Address:
Veterinary Public Health
136 Andrew Boss Laboratory-Meat Science
1354 Eckles Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Population Medicine (VPM)

DVM/MPH Program Director

DVM, Cornell University, 2000

MPH, University of Minnesota (Epidemiology), 2004

BS, Penn State University (Animal Bioscience), 1996


Awards & Recognition

  • Excellence in Course Coordination, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2009


Research Summary/Interests

Epidemiology of vector-borne and zoonotic diseases; Outcomes assessment for student learning in public health and cultural competency



Teaching Areas

Veterinary public health; zoonotic diseases; regulatory medicine; food safety; disaster response; cultural competence; interprofessional collaboration


CVM 6500: Veterinary Public Health Rotation; CVM 6501: Advanced Veterinary Public Health Rotation; CVM 6001: Opportunities in International and Cultural Immersion; PUBH 7256: Navigating the MPH Project


Board Certifications

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine

Clinical Interests

Community-based practice opportunities in population and preventive medicine