Aline Rodrigues Hoffmann, MV, MS, PhD, Diplomate ACVP
Department of Veterinary Pathobiology
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
Aline Rodrigues Hoffmann received her Veterinary Medicine and Master’s degree from Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brazil. She pursued a combined veterinary pathology residency and PhD program at Texas A&M University, TX, USA. Dr. Rodrigues Hoffmann was certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists in 2009, and received her PhD in Veterinary Pathology in 2011. Dr. Rodrigues Hoffmann has been involved and dedicated to diagnostic pathology, and training of professional students and veterinary pathology residents for approximately 10 years. She serves as surgical pathology chief, and she is the director for the Dermatopathology Specialty Service offered by Texas A&M University. Her research is mostly focused on studying the skin microbiome of companion animals, basic dermatopathology research, pathogenesis of infectious diseases, and microbiology. She also has many collaborative projects in toxicology. Dr. Rodrigues Hoffmann is a member of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists, American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology, International Society of Veterinary Dermatopathology, and American Society of Microbiology. She has been an author or co-author on over 60 peer-reviewed scientific publications.