Peer-reviewed Publications 

Wrobel, E.R., E. Molina, N.Y. Khan, E.A. Pusch, K.J. Navara and M.T. Mendonca. In prep. Quantification and expression of ARs and MRs in the germinal disc region of the hen.

 

Vana, E.R., E. R. Wrobel, and T.E. Wilcoxen. In press. Variation in seroprevalence of antibodies against Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Avipoxvirus in nine species of birds with differential access to feeders. Avian Biology Research.

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, J.T. Nuzzo, and J. Seitz. 2016. Seroprevalence of avian pox and Mycoplasma

 gallisepticum in birds of prey in Central Illinois. Journal of Raptor Research. 50(3):289-294. 

Wilcoxen, T.E, D.J. Horn, B.M. Hogan, C.N. Hubble, S.J. Huber, J. Flamm, M. Knott, L.Lundstrom, F. Salik, S.J. Wassenhove, and E.R. Wrobel. 2015. Effects of bird feeding activities on the health of wild birds. Conservation Physiology. 3:1-13. doi:  10.1093/consphys/cov058

 

 

Contributed Presentations at National or International Meetings

Wrobel, E.R., N.Y. Khan, J.E. Curry, Mendonça, M.T., and K.J. Navara. University of Georgia. An examination of current practices of testosterone administration: comparing the effects of testosterone versus testosterone propionate implants in the hen. Poster Presentation: Annual meeting for Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, San Francisco, CA 3-7 January 2018. 

 

Wrobel, E.R., E. Molina, N.Y. Khan, E.A. Pusch, K.J. Navara and M.T. Mendonca. Quantification of ARs and AR expression in the germinal disc region of the hen. Poster Presentation: Annual meeting for Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, New Orleans, LA 4-8 January 2017.

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, E. Vana, and D. Horn. Seroprevalence and health impacts of Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Avipoxvirus in  wild  songbirds with access to anthropogenic food sources. Poster Presentation: Tri-Beta National Biennal Convention, St. Paul, MN 1-  5 June 2016. (1st place)

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, S. Galewsky, S. Srinivasan, and D. Horn. Prevalence and health impacts of avian pox and conjunctivitis in  a community of  wild songbirds. Oral Presentation: Annual meeting of the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Portland,  OR 3-7 January 2016.

 

Wilcoxen, T.E., E.R. Wrobel, J. Brinegar, J. Seitz, and J.T. Nuzzo. Prevalence of antibodies against Avipoxvirus, Aspergillus, and West  Nile Virus in  birds of prey from Central Illinois. Annual Meeting of the Society for I  ntegrative and Comparative Biology. Portland, OR 3-  7 January 2016.

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, B. Spitzer, M. Kincheloe, J. Seitz, and J. Nuzzo. Direct and indirect effects of human activities on disease,  toxicology, and  injury of birds of prey. Oral Presentation: International Urban Wildlife Conference, Chicago, IL 17-20 May 2015

 

Wilcoxen, T.E., D.J. Horn, S.J. Wassenhove, and E.R. Wrobel. A community-level assessment of the impacts of anthropogenic food on  the health of  free-living birds. Anthropogenic Food Symposium – International Urban Wildlife Conference. Chicago, IL  17-20 May  2015.

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, S. Srinivasan, D.J. Horn, J Nuzzo, and J. Seitz. Prevalence and health impacts of

 avian pox and conjunctivitis in songbirds and raptors. Poster: Annual meeting of the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology,  West Palm Beach, FL 3-7 January 2015.

 

Wilcoxen, T.E., E.R. Wrobel, J. Seitz, and J. Nuzzo. Parasite prevalence and leukocyte differentials in injured, malnourished, and  orphaned birds of  prey. Annual Meeting of the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology.  West Palm Beach, FL  3-7 January  2015.

 

Contributed Presentations at Regional, State, or Local Meetings

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, S. Srinivasan, and D.J. Horn. Prevalence and health impacts of avian pox and conjunctivitis in a  community of wild birds.  Millikin University Celebration of Scholarship Research Poster Symposium. 24 April 2015 (3rd place)

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, S. Srinivasan, D.J. Horn, J Nuzzo, and J. Seitz. Prevalence and health impacts of avian pox and  conjunctivitis in songbirds  and raptors. Poster: Tri-Beta North Central Regional Meeting. Monmouth College, Monmouth, IL 28 March  2015 (1st place)

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, S. Srinivasan, and D.J. Horn. Prevalence and health impacts of avian pox and conjunctivitis in a  community of wild birds.  Poster: Illinois State Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Governors State University, University Park, IL 26  April 2014

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, S. Srinivasan, and D.J. Horn. Prevalence and health impacts of avian pox and conjunctivitis in a  community of wild birds.  Millikin University Celebration of Scholarship Research Poster Symposium. 25 April 2014

 

Wrobel, E.R., T.E. Wilcoxen, and D.J. Horn. Prevalence and health impacts of avian pox and conjunctivitis in a community of wild birds.  Poster: Tri-  Beta North Central Regional Meeting. St. Xavier University, Chicago, IL 29 March 2014