Dr. Lee Jones is an Associate Professor of Beef Cattle Production Medicine with the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Population Health. He serves as a Field Services Veterinarian with the UGA Tifton Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory. Dr. Jones received his DVM from Colorado State University in 1998 and his M.S. in Animal Science from UGA in 1987. He was Certified with AETA in 2000.
He is the Extension Veterinarian for Georgia, serves on the Georgia Beef Quality Advisory Board, Co-Chair of the Georgia Cattlemen’s Cattle Health and Well-being Committee and currently serves as the AABP District 3 Director and Vice Chair of the AABP Membership Committee.
He was practice owner of Frontier Genetics International in Curtis, Nebraska for 10 years before returning to Georgia in 2010 in his current position. His areas of interest include advanced reproductive technologies in cattle, beef herd health and reproductive efficiency, and beef stocker calf health.