Mushtaq Memon


Graduate Program Faculty Member


Dr. Mushtaq Memon received his veterinary education from Pakistan, clinical residency training from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and PhD from the University of Minnesota, St. Paul. His recent interest in Holistic Veterinary Medicine inspired him to become certified in veterinary acupuncture from Chi in 2008. As a clinician-scientist, Dr. Memon has authored or co-authored about 150 publications and is a co-editor of two books, Food as Medicine and Food and Brain Health.

Dr. Memon is a Diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists, one of about 500 veterinary reproduction specialists worldwide. His veterinary practice experience includes 25 years at veterinary teaching hospital at Washington State University (WSU), and 10 years at veterinary teaching hospitals of Tufts University, MA; Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge; and Oklahoma State University, Stillwater.

Currently, Dr. Memon serves as the Executive Director of the World Association of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine.


Professor Emeritus • 2016-to date • Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Washington State University

Fulbright Scholar/Specialist • 2014-to date • United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, Nepal

Courtesy Professor • 2015-to date • Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, University of Florida

Research Profile


Integrative Veterinary Medicine

Global Animal health

International Development


Diplomate • 1984 • American College of Theriogenologists

Residency, Food Animal Medicine and Surgery • 1981 • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Doctor of Philosophy • 1980 • University of Minnesota, St. Paul

Master of Science (Hons) – Animal Reproduction • 1974 • University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan

Bachelor of Veterinary Science • 1971 • Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan