Clemence Chako, B.V.Sc., Ph.D., M.P.H., DACVIM

Clinical Assistant Professor, Large Animal Medicine & Surgery


  • B.V.Sc. – University of Zimbabwe
  • M.P.H. – University of Missouri
  • Ph.D. – Oklahoma State University

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Livestock Medicine and Surgery Internship – Colorado State University
  • Large Animal Internal Medicine Residency – Oklahoma State University

Board Certification

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine – Large Animal Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Dairy, beef, sheep, and camelid production medicine and surgery, livestock production, backyard swine medicine and surgery, bovine diarrhea and respiratory disease

I value working with food animal producers who trust us to give them advice on production and to provide healthcare to their animals.  I am devoted to being an educator of veterinarians.  It is a marvel to watch veterinary students’ confidence grow as they acquire clinical skills and knowledge in real-life situations.