K. Jane Wardrop

K. Jane Wardrop

ProfessorClinical PathologyBlood Bank      

Dr. K. Jane Wardrop is a professor in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. She has been the director of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital Clinical Pathology Laboratory and director of the hospital Transfusion Services. She is a member of the College of Veterinary Medicine Teaching Academy.


  • MS, Washington State University, 1984
  • DVM, Washington State University, 1976


  • Board certified, American College of Veterinary Pathologists, (Diplomate ACVP), Clinical Pathology, 1986

Research Interest

  • Transfusion Medicine–RBC survival and platelet storage
  • Hematology
  • Hemostasis


Professional Service

  • WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital Blood Bank Director
  • WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital Clinical Pathology Laboratory Faculty

Honors and Awards

  • Dr. Jane Wardrop Scholarship for Excellence in Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine, (sponsored scholarship), 2008 to 2021
  • Newbrey Teaching Scholar 1994, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005-2008, 2012, 2016
  • Wescott Clinical Teaching Scholar
  • WSU Nominee for Association for Women Veterinarians’ Outstanding Woman Veterinarian of the Year 2002-2004
  • President, Association of Veterinary Hematology and Transfusion Medicine 2002
  • WSU College of Veterinary Medicine recipient of MSD AGVET Award for Creativity in Teaching 1996