Important Health Contacts2018-06-04T02:11:48+00:00

Important Health Contacts

Cancer Studies Support Team
Cancer support team:
Cancer Support Team Member: Penny Woodward | 540.414.4305
Cancer Support Team Member: Linda Conrad | 612.385.5334
Cancer Support Team Member: Lynn Langbecker | 972.442.3106
Cancer Support Team Member: Maggie Minkiewicz | 770.532.0942
Ostrander lab samples manager:
Breen lab samples manager:
FCR Foundation Reimbursements, Cheryl Kistner:
The members of the Sharon Myers Health Committee
Frances Powrie, Chair
Ingrid Sarelius, Cancer Committee Chair
Monica Stephens, Health Clearinghouse Coordinator
Vicky Nickerson, Animal Health Trust Liaison
Lamora Cole
Sophia Fanous
Judy Gladson
Mary Young
Cancer Study Contacts
Breen & Modiano Study of Hemangiosarcoma, Lymphoma & Osteosarcoma
Download the Veterinarian Instructions (PDF)
Dr. Matthew Breen
Soft Tissue Sarcoma Project
Breen Lab
NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine
CVM Research Building, Room 330
1060 Willilam Moore Dr.
Raleigh, NC 27607
Phone. 919-513-1467(office)/-1466 (lab)
Fax: 919-513-7301
Malignant Histiocytosis in the Flat Coated Retriever
Download the Veterinarian Instructions (PDF)
For Dr. Elaine Ostrander's study, contact:
Gretchen Carpintero
Samples Manager, Ostrander Lab
50 South Drive , MSC 8000
Bldg. 50, Room 5347
Bethesda , MD 20892-8000
Phone: 301-451-9390
Fax: 301-594-0023

Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America

The Flat-Coated Retriever Society of America is committed to protecting and advancing the interests of the breed through health, education, research, responsible breeding and rescue.

About the Flat-Coated Retriever

A determined hunting dog with a small head and mouth can retrieve a large bird, but will not be able to hold it as gently and securely and retrieve repetitively with as much stamina and longevity as the dog with the long head, long muzzle and large, strong jaws.