Ricardo C Chebel

Ricardo C Chebel

Associate Professor

Department: Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (651) 325-7456
Business Email: rcchebel@ufl.edu

Research Profile

Dairy cattle health, management, and welfare. Emphasis on: periparturient cow health and behavior, automated devices for monitoring periparturient cows and pre-weaned calves, reproductive physiology and management, automated devices for estrous detection and improvement of fertility.

Publications

2008 Journal of Dairy Science

Grants

Jun 2020 ACTIVE
Impact of fertility-based selection on key physiological pathways that control reproduction in dairy cattle
US DEPT OF AG NATL INST OF FOOD AND AG ·
Jun 2019 – Jun 2019
Dairy Production and Management Certificate Program (DPMCP) for Avenida Doutor Chucri Zaidan
MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP · Principal Investigator
Nov 2018 ACTIVE
Test of a new superovulatory drug (compound X by Merck Animal Health) for cattle
MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH · Principal Investigator
Jun 2018 ACTIVE
Evaluation of proestrus characteristics, hormonal profile, and interval to ovulation in Holstein heifers treated with different formulations of prostaglandin F2a
MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH ·
May 2018 – May 2018
Dairy Production and Management Certificate Program (DPMCP) for Avenida Doutor Chucri Zaidan
MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP · Principal Investigator
Dec 2017 ACTIVE
Effects of dietary 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 on development of dairy heifers
DSM NUTRITIONAL PRODUCTS AG ·
Oct 2017 – Jul 2020
Effects of Metritis Treatment Strategies on Health, Production, and Reproductive Performance, and Indicators of Welfare
ZOETIS · Principal Investigator
Jun 2017 – Jun 2017
Dairy Production and Management Certificate Program (DPMCP) for Avenida Doutor Chucri Zaidan
MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP · Principal Investigator
Feb 2016 – Jul 2019
Genomic Selection for Improved Fertility of Dairy Cows with Emphases on Cyclicity and Pregnancy
COLORADO STATE UNIV ·

Education

Master of Preventive Veterinary Medicine
2004 · University of California Davis
Dairy Production Medicine Residency
2004 · University of California Davis
Post-graduate researcher
2001 · Veterinary Medicine Teaching and Research Center, University of California Davis
Intern
2000 · RuAnn and Maddox Dairies, Riverside, California
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1999 · Universidade Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(651) 325-7456
Emails:
Business:
rcchebel@ufl.edu