2/3/20: Dr. Steve Roney, DVM, MAM, Diplomate ACPV joins the Alabama Veterinary Diagnostic Lab system as Director of the J.B. Taylor Regional Poultry Diagnostic Lab in Elba. Please click this announcement for Dr. Roney’s biographical information.

Feb 03, 2020

Dr. C. Stephen Roney

 Dr. Steve Roney earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1981 and a Master’s of Avian Medicine from the University of Georgia in 1987.

 During Dr. Roney’s 34 years in poultry medicine, he has worked in technical services with both vaccine and pharmaceutical allied companies. He has also worked more than nine years as a production veterinarian with two different broiler integrators where he was in charge of all aspects of poultry health programs for the companies.

 Dr. Roney is the former Senior Coordinator of the USDA’s National Poultry Improvement Plan in Conyers, Georgia, a cooperative Industry-State-Federal Program devoted to elimination and control of specific diseases of poultry breeders as well as administration of the Notifiable Avian Influenza program.

 He recently retired as Clinical Associate Professor of Avian Medicine at the Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center (PDRC) with the University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine and Director of the PDRC Diagnostic Lab in Athens. Dr. Roney has authored or co-authored twelve scientific articles and has given more than 100 scientific presentations at professional meetings throughout the world. He is Board Certified by the American College of Poultry Veterinarians.

 Dr. Roney was previously the Veterinary Technical Service Manager for Poultry at Huvepharma, Inc., United States Division.