David Bruce Groman

Contact Information
Title Adjunct & Graduate Faculty Member;Clinical Veterinary Professional-Fish Pathologist, Aquatic Diagnostic Services
Education BA (Lafayette), MSc (Connecticut), PhD (Idaho)
Email groman@upei.ca
Phone (902) 566-0864
Fax (902) 566-0723

Areas of Expertise

  • Morphologic Fish Pathology
  • Fish Disease Diagnostic Testing
  • Fish Health Management
  • Fin-fish and Shellfish Aquaculture

 Selected Publications

CpG inclusion in feed reduces sea lice, Lepeophtheirus salmonis, numbers following re-infection

S L Purcell, S E Friend, J M Covello, A Donkin, D B Groman, J Poley and M D Fast.  (2013) Journal of Fish Diseases, Volume 36, Issue 3, Pages: 229–240.

Effects of orally administered immunostimulants on inflammatory gene expression and sea lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) burdens on Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)  (2012).

Covello, J. M., Friend, S. E., Purcell, S. L., Burka, J. F., Markham, R. J. F., Donkin, A. W., Groman, D. B. Aquaculture, 366, 9–16.

Diseases of eels in an international perspective. (2012)

Haenen, O. L. M., Mladineo, I., Konecny, R., Yoshimizu, M., Groman, D., Munoz, P., Saraiva, A. Workshop on eel diseases at the 15th international conference on diseases of fish and shellfish, Split, Croatia, 2011. Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists, 32(3), 109–115.

Norwegian Research Council Evaluations of Botany, Zoology and Ecology-related disciplines. Panel 1 - Evolutionary biology, ethology, marine biology, limnology, plant physiology, systematics and agriculture sciences

Harvey, P., Gadd, G., Groman, D., Zuk, M., Burkill, P., Crous, P., Fleishmann, E., et al. (2011). Norwegian Research Council Evaluations of Botany, Zoology and Ecology-related disciplines. Panel 1 - Evolutionary biology, ethology, marine biology, limnology, plant physiology, systematics and agriculture sciences. P.O. Box 2700 St. Hanshaugen, NO-0131, Oslo, Norway: The Research Council of Norway.

Stocking of American eel in the Upper St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario - 2006-2009. (2010). Threader, R., Blimke,L., & Groman, D. Ontario power generation project report.