Assistant Clinical Professor, Center for Animal Health and Food Safety
University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine
1988 Fitch Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108
Dr. Goldsmith received a BS degree in Animal Science from University of Wisconsin – River Falls in 1996 and a DVM from the University of Minnesota in 2001. Dr. Goldsmith was in private practice, practicing food animal medicine with an emphasis on beef and dairy cattle in Iowa, Wisconsin, and Minnesota until 2006, after which he joined the Center for Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS) at the University of Minnesota completing a resident in Veterinary Public Health in 2007 and joining as a faculty member. Dr. Goldsmith completed his Master of Public Health degree in 2008 and became a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine in 2010. In his current role with the CAHFS, Dr. Goldsmith works on projects related to emergency response planning and continuity of business issues, as well as various public health related projects. With the UMN College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Goldsmith has teaching responsibilities in the areas of veterinary public health and food animal production systems, specifically beef production medicine.