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Paul Ainsworth, the founding director of the Lincoln Institute, is a highly sought after executive coach, facilitator and keynote presenter. Paul is a graduate of the Australian Defence Force Academy, University of New South Wales, the Royal... read more

BVSc GradCertMgmt MANZCVS (Animal Welfare)

Mags has a graduate degree in Veterinary Professional Practice Management, and Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in the Animal Welfare Chapter. She started with the RSPCA in 1996 after developing an... read more

BVSc MBA PhD GradCertEdStud (Higher Education) MANZCVS

John graduated from The University of Sydney and worked mostly in small animal practice for over 10 years. While in practice he completed his College membership in pharmacology and an MBA from Macquarie University. John joined the University of... read more

PSM, BVSc (Hons), PhD MANZCVS, GCertAppSC(RurExt), GCertPSectMgt, PGDAppSc, MRurSysMan

After graduating in 1975 from the Queensland vet school as joint dux and University medal winner, she went on to do her PhD and college membership in goats.  At the same time, she ran a commercial goat dairy from which she eradicated C.A.E... read more

BVSc (Hons), DipVetClinStud, MVS, FACVSc (Radiology)

Cathy Beck graduated from the University of Sydney in 1992 and after working for two years in private practice, completed a mixed animal internship at the University of Sydney, Camden where she developed an interest in imaging. Cathy then moved... read more

DVM PhD Dipl. ECVIM-CA (Cardiology)

Niek Beijerink graduated with a veterinary degree from Utrecht University in The Netherlands. He completed a PhD (canine endocrinology and reproduction) in 2007 and then a residency in Small Animal Cardiology in 2010. He is a Diplomate of the... read more

BVSc FANZCVS (Canine Medicine) DACVIM

Peter Bennett is a graduate of the University of Melbourne. After spending some time in general practice he undertook a non-traditional training program in small animal medicine in New Zealand and the USA. He obtained Fellowship in Canine... read more

BSc BVMS MANZCVS FANZCVS

Sue Bennett is a graduate of Murdoch University and spent the first half of her working life in general practice before training for specialist qualifications in Small Animal Medicine through the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists and... read more

BVSc (Hons I)

Anthony Bennett is a veterinarian and the star of Village Vets Australia on The LifeStyle Channel. Anthony graduated from Sydney University in 2004 with first class honours. His first job was at the Berry Vet Clinic, working for Geoff Scarlett... read more

BVSc (Hons) FANZCVS (Derm.) DipEd Dipl. ECVD MANZCVS

Sonya Bettenay graduated from The University of Melbourne in 1980. She completed her dermatology residency and achieved board certification in veterinary dermatology with the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists in 1991 and with the... read more

BVSc PhD DVOphthal DipVetClinStud MRCVS

Mark Billson graduated from the University of Sydney in 1990. He developed an interest in eyes early in his career that led to research into a bacterial eye disease in cattle and in 1996 Mark was awarded his PhD. Mark moved to the University of... read more

BVSc MACVSc MRCVS DipVetWildMed MBA AIMM GradCertCaptAnMan

David graduated from the University of Sydney in 1982 with second-class honours. He worked for five years in private practice including companion animal, equine and mixed practices. From 1988 to 1990 he taught part-time at Sydney TAFE in the... read more

BVSc (Hons) CertVA MANZCVS Dipl. ECVAA

Leah graduated from the University of Sydney as a veterinarian in 1999. Following graduation, she worked in a number of veterinary practices in Australia and the UK before commencing a residency in anaesthesia and critical care at the University... read more

BVSc (hons I), MVetClinStud, FANZVCS

Jody graduated with first class honours from the University of Sydney and worked in private small animal practice for a number of years before returning to the university for an internship in Small Animal Medicine & Surgery and Postgraduate... read more

BSc(VB), BVMS, PhD, PGCHE, Dip ECVPH(PM), MRCVS, FHEA

Marnie graduated with a veterinary science degree from Murdoch University in 1998 and spent several years working in mixed practice in Australia and the UK.  She worked for the State Veterinary Service during the foot and mouth disease... read more

BVSc (Hons I) MVetStud FANZCVS

Kath graduated from the University of Sydney in 2003, graduating with first class honours and the University Medal. Kath worked in private small animal practice in Sydney and the UK for three years. In 2006, Kath completed her internship in small... read more

BVM&S MANZCVS PhD

After graduating from the University of Edinburgh, Victoria worked in veterinary general practice in the UK and Australia. She completed her PhD at the University of Sydney in 2014 on exotic disease risks to the pig industry in Australia. Dr ... read more

BVSc (Hons I) MANZCVS (Medicine)

Penny Brown graduated from the University of Sydney with first class honours in 2011. During university she worked in specialist and referral practice as a nurse, which helped to develop a keen interest in Oncology and cancer therapy in animals.... read more

BVSc FANZCVS

Jen graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1997. She spent four years working in mixed practice in rural Victoria before working in several UK practices over the following year. On her return to Australia Jen worked in Brisbane for two... read more

Dr Med Vet MVSc Dipl. ECVS

Laurencie graduated from the University of Nantes, France in 2006. She then completed a rotational internship at the University of Maison-Alfort in Paris, followed by a surgical internship at the University of Lyon. In 2008, she moved to Belgium... read more

BSc BVMS MANZCVS (Canine Med.) FANZCVS (Derm.)

Mandy is a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (ANZCVS) in Veterinary Dermatology; a registered specialist in veterinary dermatology and Associate Professor in Small Animal Medicine (Dermatology) at Murdoch... read more

BVSc (Hons) MANZCVSc (SA Surgery) FANZCVSc (Dermatology)

Greg Burton spent 10 years in small animal practice in Melbourne before completing a 3 year residency in dermatology in 1997. He obtained a Fellowship and specialist registration in veterinary dermatology in 1997, and since then has been in... read more

PhD D-ABFE

Jason Byrd is the Associate Director of the William R. Maples Center for Forensic Medicine at the University of Florida’s College of Medicine. At the University of Florida, he instructs courses in forensic science at the University of Florida’s... read more

BDSc BVSc MACVSc

Tony Caiafa graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 1978. He worked as a vet for 16 years. He returned to study a Bachelor of Dental Science in 1998 and graduated dux of his year. He has extensive... read more

BSc BVMS MANZCVS CertIVTAA DipVET-P DipTAA CertIVTC GCertCCJ

Debbie obtained her veterinary degree from Murdoch University in 1985 and became a Member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Animal Behaviour in 1997. She was a founding member of the Australian Veterinary... read more

DVM, DACVSMR, CCRT, CVA

Debra Canapp was certified in canine rehabilitation through the Canine Rehabilitation Institute in Florida in 2005 and has had an exclusive career working in small animal sports and rehabilitation medicine. She became certified in traditional... read more

DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS, DACVSMR, CCRT

Sherman Canapp completed a combined Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Masters of Science in clinical surgery at Kansas State University in 1999. Upon graduation, Sherman completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the... read more

BVSc PhD DSAM (Feline) MRCVS

Sarah Caney is a 1993 graduate of the University of Bristol where she completed her residency in feline medicine and PhD. She is an RCVS Specialist in Feline Medicine and enjoys seeing a mixture of first opinion and referral feline patients.... read more

DVSc PhD GradCertEdStud FACVSc FRCPath MRCVS

Paul Canfield is Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney. He was a Councillor for the Centre for Veterinary Education, University of Sydney from 2005 to 2013. He is committed to continuing education and... read more

BVSc MAVSc GradDipEd

Michael Cannon is a well-known Australian avian veterinarian who has had tremendous experience over the past 32 years working with pet birds in private practice and in aviculture as well as wildlife parks and zoos. He is currently a partner in... read more

BVSc (Hons I)

James Carroll is a Veterinarian and the star of Village Vets Australia on The LifeStyle Channel. Born in Queensland, James grew up between his family’s farm in Bundarra in Northern NSW, Sydney and Brisbane. James graduated from Sydney University... read more

BS VMD Dipl. ACVO

Kelly Caruso graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, after completing a Bachelor of Science in Biology from St Joseph's University in Philadelphia. After graduation, Kelly completed internships in... read more

BVSc (Hons) MANZCVS GradDipVetClinStud

Jennifer Chau graduated from vet school at the University of Sydney in 2007. She spent 3 years in private practice and developed an interest in ultrasound. Jennifer went onto obtain a Postgraduate Diploma in Veterinary Clinical Studies during her... read more

BVSc DACVIM (Neurology)

Dr Georgina Child is a registered specialist in veterinary neurology and has 30 years of experience in assessing neurologic cases that can range from the simple to the complex. Dr Child is not only extremely talented but is compassionate and... read more

BVSc MVetClinStud MANZCVS (Small Animal Medicine)

Keshuan graduated from the University of Melbourne and spent the first few years of her career in small animal general practice, both in Melbourne and in the UK. Upon return to Australia, Keshe embarked on a one year rotating internship at the... read more

BVSc PhD MACVSc MRCVS

Professor David Church graduated BVSc from the University of Sydney in 1975. After graduating he was appointed there as a small animal clinical instructor and enrolled in a PhD program in the Faculty of Medicine looking at various aspects of the... read more

BVSc Dipl. AVDC FAVD MANZCVS

David Clarke received his BVSc from the University of Queensland and completed his dental residency at the Dallas Dental Animal Hospital in Dallas, Texas, USA. David became a Registered Specialist in Veterinary Dentistry & Small Animal Oral... read more

BVSc, FANZCVS

Dave is a Registered Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine in Australia and New Zealand. He has 20 years of experience as a veterinarian and has been working in referral medicine for the last 8 years. Dave grew up on Sydney’s northern... read more

BSc BVSc (Hons) MVSt MAgribus PhD MACVSc

Paul is a consultant cattle veterinarian, ruminant nutritionist, and beef producer with post-graduate training in the intensive and extensive ruminant industries. His post-graduate training covers the disciplines of nutrition, health programs,... read more

BVSc MS DACVR Assoc. MANZCVS

Sarah Davies graduated from The University of Sydney in 2003. Following completion of small animal rotating internships in Adelaide (Adelaide Veterinary Specialist and Referral Centre) and at The Ohio State University (Veterinary Teaching... read more

BVMS MANZCVS (Anaes. & Critical Care) Dipl. ECVAA MVSc

Jen Davis graduated with a veterinary degree from the University of Glasgow in 2005. During the next seven years, while working in general practice in the UK and Australia, she developed an interest in anaesthesia and analgesia. In 2011 Jen... read more

BVSc FANZCVS (Avian Medicine) CMAVA

Bob Doneley graduated from the University of Queensland in 1982. After working as an associate in veterinary practices in Bundaberg, Brisbane, the UK, and Toowoomba, he opened the West Toowoomba Vet Surgery in 1988. This practice, offering... read more

BVSc

John Dooley graduated from the University of Sydney in 1975. He has been in mixed-species practice since then, mainly in the Manning Valley. In January 2011, his very successful Wingham Vet Clinic merged with the Valley Veterinary Hospital to... read more

BA (Hons) BSc (Vet)(Hons) BVSc (Hons) MVetStud GradCertEdStud MANZCVS Dipl. ECAWBM

Anne Fawcett is a lecturer in veterinary professional practice in the Faculty of Veterinary Science. Anne has teaching experience as a lecturer and unit of study coordinator. She developed a new ethics course within professional practice and has... read more

BVSc PhD MANZCVS

Linda Fleeman runs Animal Diabetes Australia, which is a clinical service specifically for diabetic dogs and cats, at three veterinary practices in Melbourne. She graduated from the University of Queensland and completed an Internship in Small... read more

BSc BVMS MANZCVS (Radiology)

Timothy has recently become a part of the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital imaging family. A native of Western Australia, Tim has already achieved Australian Membership status in radiology and has a thirst for knowledge and all things... read more

BVSc Dipl. ACVA

Sandra Forsyth did a residency in Anaesthesia and Critical Care at the University of California-Davis, gained her boards in Anaesthesia and headed back to New Zealand to teach at Massey University. After 12 years of late nights, emergency call-... read more

BVSc MVetClinStud FANZCVS (Feline Medicine)

Sue Foster is a Fellow of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists and a registered specialist in feline medicine. However, her interests span many areas of small animal medicine in both cats and dogs. Sue worked in private mixed practice... read more

BSc BVMS (Hons) MODT BHSc (CMed) MHSc (Herb Med) Grad Dip VA Grad Dip VCHM Grad Dip VWHM cVA (IVAS) cVBM cVCP cMAVA

Dr Barbara Fougere is a 1986 graduate from Murdoch University Veterinary School in Western Australia. She practices in Sydney Australia, exclusively in veterinary integrative medicine. She has served on the Australian Veterinary Association... read more

MA (Cantab) VetMB CertSAS FANZCVS MRCVS

Alastair graduated from Pembroke College, Cambridge in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine, preceded by an intercalated degree in Biological Anthropology. He spent 5 years working in London, initially for a private small animal... read more

AM BVSc PhD

David Fraser was born in New Zealand and moved to Australia to study at the University of Sydney, graduating Bachelor of Veterinary Science with First Class Honours and the University Medal in 1962.  He was a Teaching Fellow in the Department of... read more

DVM PhD

Our Laboratory specializes on RNA viral endemic pathogens in the U.S. We have performed research in infectious bursal disease (Gumboro), avian Influenza, Newcastle disease virus and infectious bronchitis virus. Our main focus is to study... read more

BVSc (Hons) MACVSc

Anna graduated with a BVSc (Hons) from the University of Queensland in 1981. After a few years in small animal and mixed practice, she joined the staff of the University of Queensland (UQ) as a small animal clinician. She started working in... read more

DVM Dipl. ECVN MRCVS

Laurent Garosi is a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Neurology (ECVN) and RCVS/European Specialist in Veterinary Neurology. He is currently company director and head of the neurology/neurosurgery service at Davies Veterinary... read more

BVSc (Hons) BVSc Dipl. ACVP (Clinical Pathology) GCertEd

Karen is an American Board Certified Clinical pathologist and a registered veterinary specialist with 20 years’ experience in veterinary clinical pathology. She has an intense passion for all aspects of clinical pathology that can contribute... read more

BVSc (Hons), FANZCVS (Small Animal Medicine)

Karina Graham worked in specialty practice for eight years as a veterinary nurse, before completed a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Hons) at Sydney University in 2006. Karina completed an internship in surgery and medicine the following year and... read more

BVSc

Chris Greenwell graduated from the University of Sydney in 2002. After graduation he worked as a mixed practice vet in Nowra for 12 months, then headed overseas and worked as a small animal vet in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for two years. On... read more

DrMedVet DECVIM (SA)

Christine Griebsch graduated at the Justus-Liebig University Giessen in Germany in 2003. She then started an Internship and a Residency of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ECVIM-CA) at the Free University Berlin, Germany.... read more

BAnimSc BVSc (Hons) PhD

Joanna is a Veterinarian and consultant veterinary research scientist with eleven years’ experience in tertiary education and research. Joanna has taught clinical pharmacology to veterinary undergraduates at the University of Sydney, and... read more

BVSc MVS MANZCVS GradCert (HE)

Alison Gunn graduated from the University of Bristol in 1988 and moved to Australia in 1990. Completed a Masters in Dairy Cattle Medicine in 1997 and joined the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists through examination... read more

BSc (Psych) PGDip. Psych MTrain&Dev EdD

Nadine is a registered psychologist and Masters-qualified trainer who completed doctoral research into veterinarian wellbeing.  After quitting school and entering the workforce at the age of 15, she had the benefit of working in a wide range... read more

BVSc DSAM (Feline) Dipl. ECVIM-CA MRCVS Assoc. MANZCVS

Andrea Harvey graduated from the University of Bristol Veterinary School, UK in 2000, and after a couple of years in small animal practice, returned to Bristol Vet School to undertake a 3 year residency in feline medicine, funded by the Feline... read more

BSc (Vet) BVSc (Hons) PhD MANZCVS (Dentistry)

Christine Hawke graduated from the University of Sydney in 1993, and spent four years in general practice both in Australia and the UK, during which time she disliked dentistry immensely. She returned to the University of Sydney in 1999, and... read more

BVSc (Hons) ACVECC

Mark graduated with first class honours in 2004 from the University of Queensland. He went on to complete a rotating internship at Queensland Veterinary Specialists in 2005. Having a passion for emergency and critical care, he undertook a... read more

BVSc Dipl. ECAWBM (BM) CCAB MRCVS RCVS

Sarah qualified as a veterinary surgeon from Bristol University in 1988 and spent four years in a mixed general practice before setting up Behavioural Referrals Veterinary Practice in 1992. In 2002 she became a Founding Diplomate of the European... read more

DVM

Mara Hickey has been in the field of emergency and critical care medicine since 1996, first working as a veterinary assistant, and later obtaining certification as a veterinary technician. She graduated as a veterinarian from the University of... read more

BVSc (Hons) PhD DVD Dipl. ACVD Dipl. ECVD MANZCVS

Peter Hill is a UK veterinary graduate with 25 years experience of general practice, specialist referral work and research. He graduated from the University of Liverpool in 1986. After spending 5 years in a UK small animal hospital, he... read more

BVSc (Hons) MANZCVS Dipl. ACVIM

Kate graduated as a veterinarian from the University of Queensland in 1996 and spent time in clinical practice. After 7 years in the USA (3 years as a resident, 1 year clinical faculty in small animal medicine at Purdue University, Indiana, 2... read more

BVSc MVSc PhD DipVetClinStud MRCVS Dipl. ECVDI

Karon Hoffmann developed her enthusiasm for diagnostic imaging early during her veterinary career as a large animal internist. Since that time she has pursued both research and clinical expertise in the discipline and has earned both a Master’s... read more

BVSc MVS PhD MACVSc Dipl. ACVIM

Steven graduated from the University of Sydney in 1983 with second-class honours in Veterinary Science. After graduation, Steven worked for 2 years in private practice in Sydney followed by a medical internship at the University of Melbourne. ... read more

BSc BVMS (hons), MVS, FANZCVS

Belinda Hopper is a radiologist at the Veterinary Imaging Centre, part of the Perth Veterinary Specialists group in Osborne Park, WA. She is a Perth girl who received her veterinary degree from Murdoch University in 1994. After initially pursuing... read more

BVSc MVS PhD DACVECC

After graduating from veterinary school at the University of Melbourne, Kate spent four years in small animal general practice. Dr. Hopper then returned to the University of Melbourne to complete a residency in emergency and critical care and a... read more

BSc BVMS (Hons) PhD Dipl. ACVIM

John completed his BVSc degree at Murdoch University in 1986 and after two years in private practice relocated to the University of California, Davis, where he held positions of Resident, Large Animal Medicine, Lecturer and finally, Clinical... read more

BSc, BVMS (Hons), FACVSc

Fleur James is a 2000 Murdoch University Veterinary graduate who enjoyed four years in small animal general practice before pursuing her career dream of specialising in small animal internal medicine. She joined Murdoch University Veterinary... read more

MVSc PhD FACVSc Dipl. ACVS ECVS

Kenneth is a graduate of the University of Sydney where he also completed his Masters and PhD degrees on arthrodesis and bone marrow stem cell, in addition to development to locked nailing techniques. After completing a residency in surgery at... read more

BVSc MANZCVS (Feline Medicine) CertZooMed BA

Robert Johnson runs a small animal, wildlife and reptile practice in Penrith with his veterinarian wife Jane. He has also worked as a clinical veterinarian at Taronga Zoo. Robert holds a Certificate in Zoological Medicine from the Royal College... read more

BVSc FACVSc DECVIM MRCVS

Boyd graduated from Massey University and after working in mixed practice taught at the University of Melbourne until 1975. He returned to Massey University where he became Associate Professor and the Head of the Small Animal Clinic and Hospital... read more

MBBS MPH FRACGP

Annette Katelaris is an Associate Professor and the founding Director of Professional Medical Education at Sydney Medical School. Her group have developed 6 postgraduate Master programs which they deliver to young health professionals. Formally,... read more

BVSc MACVSc

Terry King was born and raised in Townsville, North Queensland. He graduated with his Bachelor of Veterinary Science from the University of Queensland in 1975. Over his 19 years in private practice in Brisbane’s north western suburbs, Terry... read more

BVSc GPCertFelP MACVSc MRCVS

After graduating from the University of Queensland in 2000, Rachel worked in small animal practice in both Australia and the United Kingdom and received a "Cynthia Award" by the Feline Advisory Bureau for her dedication to cats.  Rachel... read more

BVSc (Hons) GradCertVetStud MANZCVS MRCVS

Amy graduated as a Veterinary Surgeon from the University of Sydney in 2004. She spent two years working in small animal practices in Melbourne and Canberra in Australia, where she developed a strong interest in internal medicine. She enrolled in... read more

DVM PhD (Parasitology) DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

After graduating from Oklahoma State University in 1981, Dr Lappin completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Georgia. After two years in small animal practice in Los Angeles, he returned to the... read more

BVSc DVSc PhD MACVSc

SBScibus founder and managing director, Ian Lean is a leading authority in the medicine, nutrition and management of dairy cattle. A graduate of the University of Sydney (1979), he spent six years as a large animal veterinarian in the Hunter... read more

BVSc, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology), Diplomate ECVN

Rick graduated from the University of Sydney, Australia, in 1974.  After a year in private small animal practice in Sydney, Australia, Rick completed an Internship and Residency in Small Animal Surgery at the University of Guelph, Canada. Rick... read more

BVSc DipVetClinStud MACVSc

Tash Lees graduated with a degree in Veterinary Science from the University of Sydney in 1996. She has worked in mixed dairy practice in NSW, Victoria and the UK and has also been a cattle clinician at the University of Sydney and the Royal... read more

BVSc MANZCVS (SA Medicine)

Ellie Leister is the Pet Intensive Care Unit Veterinarian at Veterinary Specialist Services (VSS) in Brisbane. In 2004, Ellie commenced 4 years in mixed practice in country NSW before passing her ANZCVS membership exams and moving to England,... read more

BVSc (Hons) FANZCVS (Radiology)

Zoe Lenard graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 1999. She worked in small animal practice in inner Sydney for 4 years, before moving to Perth, Western Australia. At Murdoch University, Zoe undertook a... read more

BVSc MVS (Conservation Med.) MANZCVS (SA Medicine) GradCertVetStud

Jana graduated from the University of Sydney in 2008. During her studies she was a veterinary nurse (live-in student) at the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Sydney, as well as other private hospitals. Jana has worked in private small... read more

BVSc (Hons) FANZCVS (Animal Behaviour) CMAVA PhD

Jacqui Ley is a registered specialist in Behavioural Medicine. She graduated from Melbourne University Veterinary School in 1995. A long time interest in animals, animal behaviour and training led her to undertake a Membership to the ACVSc in... read more

DVM DABVP (Feline)

Susan Little received her BSc from Dalhousie University (Nova Scotia, Canada) and her DVM from the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. She has been in feline practice since 1990 and achieved board certification in Feline Practice in... read more

BSc BVMS MVS DVSc DACVIM FANZCVS

Andrew Mackin is currently Professor and Head of the Department of Clinical Sciences at Mississippi State University. Andrew is a 1983 graduate of Murdoch University and after graduation completed an internship and residency in small animal... read more

BVSc DipVetClinStud PhD FACVSc SFHEA MRCVS

Jill is a graduate of the University of Sydney. She completed an internship at the University of Sydney, spent 18 months in full time private practice in Sydney then completed a residency in small animal medicine at the University of Guelph,... read more

BVSc (Hons) Dipl. ACVO

David Maggs graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1988, and spent 5 years in mixed practice in Australia, England, Scotland, and Wales. He then completed small animal and equine internships at Colorado State University and a research... read more

BVM&S CertVA Dipl. ECVAA MRCVS

Alastair graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2001. He initially spent two years in mixed practice in Scotland before undertaking a general internship at a private referral hospital in southern England. This lead to an internship in... read more

DrMedVet Dipl. ECVDI

Mariano Makara earned his veterinary degree at the University of La Plata, Argentina. In January 2005, he began a radiology internship with Ross University, School of Veterinary Medicine, under the guidance and direction of Dr. Joe Morgan, where... read more

DVSc DipVetAn MVetClinStud PhD FACVSc FASM

Richard Malik graduated from the University of Sydney in 1981 and spent his first year training in anaesthesia and intensive care at Sydney University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. This was followed by a PhD in the Department of Pharmacology at... read more

DVM, CertVA, DipECVAA, MRCVS

Fernando graduated from the University of Madrid. After a period in practice both in Spain and the UK he completed an internship and then residency in anaesthesia at the University of Bristol. Following this he was clinical anaesthetist at the... read more

BSc BVSc MACVSc FANZCVS

Trudi McAlees is a Massey Graduate who started her career in NZ in a mainly dairy practice, followed by locum work in the UK before moving to Melbourne in 2000 to pursue a residency in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care. Trudi has memberships... read more

BVSc DACVECC MVMedSc FHEA MRCVS

Duana is part of the Emergency Referrals and Critical Care services and is particularly interested in fluid therapy management in the critically ill patient. She has a particular interest in progressing our understanding of artificial colloid... read more

BVSc (Hons) MVetStud MANZCVS (SA Medicine) Dipl. ACVD

Beth is a highly qualified and experienced Registered Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology. She enjoys the challenges of clinical dermatology and supports education of both undergraduates and practicing veterinarians. She has particular interests... read more

BVSc DACVAA MANZCVS

After graduating from the University of Sydney, Margie worked in general practice for 8 years. While working at Scone and performing equine and small anaesthesia on a routine basis Margie became fascinated with veterinary anaesthesia. In 1997 she... read more

BVSc PhD MANZCVS (Animal Welfare)

Paul McGreevy is a veterinarian and ethologist. He is Professor of Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare Science at the University of Sydney’s Faculty of Veterinary Science. The author of over 200 peer-reviewed scientific publications and six... read more

BVSc MVS CertSAC FACVSc

Darren Merrett graduated from Melbourne University in 1984. After three years in private practice he returned to Melbourne University, first as an intern and then as a resident. Darren completed a residency at Bristol University, UK before... read more

BVSc (Hons) PhD MACVSc Dipl. ACVIM (Cardiology)

Fiona graduated with BVSc from the University of Queensland in 1996. After graduation, she worked in small animal practice in the UK and Australia for two years before undertaking a PhD at the University of Queensland. In 2001, she became a... read more

BVSc Dipl. EVDC MRCVS

Lisa graduated from the University of Pretoria, South Africa in 1997 and worked in the UK since. She soon developed an interest in dentistry and pursued this to specialist level. She is a diplomate of the European Veterinary Dental College.... read more

BVSc FACVSc

Dr Marjorie Milne has been working at the University of Melbourne as a Clinical Radiologist since 2005. She completed her residency training in June 2008, which included training at Washington State University and the University of Davis... read more

BVSc MANZCVS (SA Medicine, Feline Medicine)

Wayne graduated from the University of Sydney in 1983 and spent 27 years in mixed practice in Singleton and Bega, NSW where he developed a broad a skill base. Over the years his focus slowly changed to small animals, with Wayne obtaining... read more

BVSc DACVECC

Erin graduated with honours from the University of Sydney in 2007. Following graduation she undertook an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at a referral hospital in Connecticut, USA. This was followed by a residency in small animal... read more

BVSc MRCVS Cert. SAO MACVSc FACVSc CMAVA

Philip graduated from the University of Sydney in 1986 and worked in cattle practice in western NSW and then mixed practices until he moved to the UK in 1990 and began the long road to small animal surgical specialisation. He completed a... read more

BVSc (Hons) DipVCS PhD DipHRM (dairy)

Neil commenced an internship in cattle medicine and surgery at the University of Sydney in 1996, graduating that year with a Diploma in Veterinary Clinical Studies at the high distinction level. In 1997, he commenced a clinical residency and PhD... read more

Dr MedVet MANZCVS Dipl. ACVD FANZCVS (Derm.) Dipl. ECVD

Ralf Mueller graduated in Munich, Germany, completed his doctoral thesis in 1987, and worked in several large and small animal practices before completing a residency in veterinary dermatology at the University of California/Davis in 1992. In... read more

BSc, BVMS, PhD, Cert VA, Dipl ECVAA

Gabrielle Musk graduated from Murdoch University in 1995 and after six years in mixed and small animal practices in South Australia and the UK she started a residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia at the Vet School in Glasgow. In 2005 she became a... read more

BVSc (Hons I)

Jack graduated from the University of Sydney in 2012 and, after a short stint of general small animal practice in Sydney’s northwest, he pursued a rotating internship at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, Canada. During this time, he had... read more

BSc (Vet) BVSc DACVR

Prior to specialising in diagnostic imaging, Robert worked in mixed veterinary practice for several years in Bathurst, NSW. After undertaking his residency training at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, he returned to Australia and with... read more

BVSc (Hons I)

Geoff graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 2011. He has always been very passionate about cardiology and knew from the early years of veterinary school he would pursue specialisation in this field.... read more

BVSc MVS PhD MASM MASID GradCertEducStud IVASCertAcup.

Jacqui is an Associate Professor and veterinary microbiologist who is passionate about providing clinically relevant infectious disease courses for veterinary students, veterinary practitioners and companion animal breeders that are centred on... read more

BVSc (Hons) MVetClinStud FANZCVS

Having successfully gained her fellowship qualification, Carolyn commenced referral practice in Melbourne, from the Veterinary Referral Hospital in Hallam and then from the University of Melbourne. She is now one of the directors of Melbourne Cat... read more

BVSc (Hons) MVetStud MACVSc DACVECC

Ryan Ong completed his veterinary degree at the University of Sydney in 2001 and went on to do an anaesthesia internship and Masters in Veterinary Studies at the Camden campus the following year. This was followed by a stint in private practice... read more

BSc (Vet)(Hons) BVSc (Hons) DipVetClinStud MVetClinStud MAppSc MANZCVSc

Stephen Page is Director of Advanced Veterinary Therapeutics providing investigative and analytical skills in the areas of clinical pharmacology, toxicology, risk assessment and public health. He has had a long standing interest in the... read more

BVSc MACVSc (Behaviour) PhD DipEd BEd Studies

Gaille graduated from University of Queensland and then worked in mixed practice for 10 years, as well as breeding, training and showing Border Collies, Old English Sheepdogs and Arabian horses. She returned to university to complete a Diploma of... read more

DVM, PhD, DipABVP

David Phalen has been a practising veterinarian for over 30 years, having received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University in 1983 and a Doctor of Philosophy in infectious diseases of birds from Texas A&M University in 1992... read more

BE (Hons) BVSc (Hons I) GradCertVetClinStud MANZCVS

Jo graduated from The University of Sydney in 2007 with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science. After graduation, Jo worked in small animal private practice and with the RSPCA before travelling overseas to locum in the United Kingdom. Jo returned to... read more

BVM&S Dipl. ACVIM (Neurology) Dipl. ECVN MRCVS

Simon received his veterinary degree from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1992. He trained at the University of Florida, worked as a neurologist at the Animal Health Trust in the UK and is currently a Professor at the Dept. of Small... read more

BA (Anthropology & Zoology) DVM DACVIM PhD

Jessica Quimby received her veterinary degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2003 and completed a small animal rotating internship in Sacramento, CA. She subsequently spent two years in feline exclusive private practice in Grand... read more

BVM&S Cert VR DSAM (Feline) Dipl. ECVIM-CA MRCVS

Nicki graduated from the University of Edinburgh, and after several years in general practice she returned to The University of Edinburgh, initially running the First Opinion Clinic, before undertaking a residency in Internal Medicine sponsored... read more

BVM&S DCHP MRCVS

Mike Reynolds qualified from the University of Edinburgh in 2003 and after three years in mixed practice, has since worked exclusively in production animal medicine. He gained the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Certificate in Cattle Health... read more

BVSc MANZCVS (Dairy Cattle)

Joey has been in mixed practice for most of her working life as Vet. Joey graduated from the university of Sydney in 2003 with a strong interest in Cattle. She became a Member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (... read more

BS BVetMed MANZCVSc (Feline) Dipl. AVBP (Feline)

Elise graduated from the Colorado State University with a BSc in biological sciences/anatomy and neurophysiology, and relocated to the UK in 1998 to study veterinary medicine at the Royal Veterinary College, University of London. She graduated... read more

BVSc (Hons) BVetBio. MVS MANZCVS (Radiology) GradCert(ClinEd)

Annie Rose is a graduate from The University of Queensland. After graduation, Annie worked in small animal practice followed by an internship at The University of Melbourne, where her interest in Diagnostic Imaging began. Annie returned to The... read more

BVSc MACVSc (Avian Health)

Alex Rosenwax undertook his veterinary studies with the specific aim of working with birds. This desire stems from an early childhood love for and fascination with birds. After graduating from Veterinary Science in 1991, he successfully completed... read more

BVSc MVS FACVSc (Medicine) DACVIM (Cardiology)

Nick Russell graduated from the University of Sydney in 1998. In 2002, he became a member of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists  and undertook a Residency in Small Animal Medicine at Murdoch University Veterinary Hospital, during... read more

BVM&S MvetMed Dipl. ECVS MRCVS

Lynda Rutherford graduated from the Royal (Dick) Veterinary Collage, University of Edinburgh in 2005. She worked in rural mixed Practice in Cheshire, England for 10 months before working in a Small Animal only Practice, with a high surgical case... read more

BVSc (Hons) MRCVS MA (Hons) FANZCVS DACVB DECAWBM

Kersti Seksel graduated in Veterinary Science from the University of Sydney, then from Macquarie University with a BA in Behavioural Sciences majoring in psychology. She has an MA(Hons) degree and is a registered veterinary specialist in Animal... read more

BVSc (Hons) MACVSc FACVSc Dipl. ACVD

Michael graduated from Queensland University in 1984 and has worked in a number of different private practices and industry positions. In 1995 he started a residency at the Animal Skin and Allergy Clinic in Melbourne, with additional periods of... read more

BSc BVMS MANZCVS (Canine Med.) FANZCVS (Derm.)

Dr Meng Siak graduated from Murdoch University Veterinary School, Western Australia, in 2006 with honours. He then spent one year in general practice in Townsville, Queensland, before returning to Murdoch University to commence an internship in... read more

BVSc MS FANZCVS Dipl. ACVS

As a veterinary graduate from the University of Sydney Bruce has a surgical career spanning more than 23 years. He completed intern and residency training at Murdoch and Louisiana State Universities, a Master of Science research degree (... read more

BVetMed PhD Dipl. ECVIM MANZCVS MRCVS

Andy Sparkes graduated from the Royal Veterinary College (University of London) in 1983. In 1987 he joined the University of Bristol as an intern in feline medicine where he remained in various clinical, research and teaching positions and was... read more

MVSc PhD MACVSc (Australasian Wildlife Medicine) GradCertTertEd

Derek has extensive training as a veterinarian, wildlife biologist and a teacher. The topic of his PhD was conservation genetics. He has worked as a zoo and wildlife veterinarian in Australia and internationally and has extensive experience in... read more

BVSc (Hons) PhD DVR Dipl. ACVIM Dipl. ECVIM-CA GCertEd

Richard graduated as a veterinarian from Bristol University. After a short spell in general practice he obtained postgraduate clinical training at the Universities of Cambridge and Pennsylvania and research training at Glasgow. His PhD was... read more

BVSc (Hons) FACVSc (Ophthalmology)

Robin Stanley graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1984. He undertook an ophthalmology residency from 1987 to 1989, obtaining Membership of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists (ACVSc) in small animal surgery, and in 1990... read more

BVSc BSc (Vet) FANZCVS Dipl. ECVS

Chris Tan graduated from The University of Sydney in 2000 and worked in general practice in Australia and the UK before commencing a surgical residency at the University of Sydney. He is a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of... read more

BVSc (Hons) MANZCVS (SA Med.) MVetStud (SA Med.)

Amanda grew up in North Queensland and graduated from University of Queensland in 2007. Since graduation she increased her skills in small animal medicine by completing an internship at a private specialist centre in Brisbane and attaining... read more

BVetMed (Hons) CertSAM Dipl. ECVIM-CA MRCVS

Sam Taylor graduated from the Royal Vet College in 2002 and completed internships in private referral practice before starting a Feline Advisory Bureau Residency at Bristol University. She was awarded the RCVS Certificate in Small Animal Medicine... read more

MA, VetMB, MVM, DipECVIM-CA, MRCVS

Anna graduated from Cambridge University in 2000 and then spent four years at Glasgow University completing a general internship followed by a residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine. She obtained her European Specialist qualifications in... read more

BVSc (Hons) DACVIM Assoc. MANZCVS

Mary graduated from the University of Sydney in 1995 and worked in companion animal practice in Sydney, before completing an internship at Washington State University and a residency in small animal internal medicine at Purdue University. She is... read more

BSc (Vet) BVSc MVetClinStuds FANZCVS

Penny is a registered specialist in small animal surgery. She graduated from the University of Sydney with a BSc(Vet) and BVSc. After working for several years in private small animal practice in western Sydney she returned to the University of... read more

MA VetMB

Lydia Tong graduated from vet school at the University of Cambridge in 2009. She worked in small animal practice in London for 18 months before giving into her passion for pathology. In 2011, she undertook a residency in anatomical pathology at... read more

BSc (Hons), BVMS (Hons), PhD

Associate Professor Darren Trott is a veterinarian and microbiologist with research interests including zoonotic, companion and production animal bacterial diseases, focusing on population genetics, molecular epidemiology, microbial pathogenesis... read more

BSc (Vet) (Hons), BVSc (Hons), CertSAM, ECVIM–CA

Sophia Tzannes graduated from the University of Sydney with 1st Class Honours and the University Medal. She obtained a BSc (vet)(hons) in 1998 for work involving clinical anaesthesia and was selected for participation in the Cornell Leadership... read more

MFS

Susan Underkoffler, MFS, holds two Bachelor of Arts degrees in Biology and Scientific Illustration from Arcadia University and a Master of Forensic Science degree from Drexel University College of Medicine. She has developed an animal forensic... read more

BVSc MANZCVS (Behaviour) PhD Candidate

Diane van Rooy graduated with a BVSc from the University of Melbourne in 1990 and spent the next 16 years in small animal practice in Sunbury. She attained Membership of the Veterinary Behaviour chapter of ANZCVS in 2004 and integrated behaviour... read more

BSc BVSc (Hons) Dipl. ABVP (Exotic Companion Mammals)

David Vella consults exclusively as an exotics vet in Sydney. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1992, and a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 1996, both from the University of Sydney. In 2009, David became a Diplomate of the American... read more

BSc Agric (Hons) MSc Agric BVSc MBA MMedVet (SA Surgery)

Dr Venter graduated in 1992. After lecturing on large animal subjects at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa for many years, he changed his focus in 2010 to small animal surgery. As a Small Animal Surgery locum... read more

BVSc (Hons) MACVSc (Feline Med.) FACVSc (Dermatology)

Linda Vogelnest graduated from the University of Sydney in 1984 and worked in private and university small animal practice in Australia and England for over ten years before following a long time interest in dermatology. Linda achieved Membership... read more

BVSc MANZCVS

Zoe graduated from the University of Sydney in 2000 and has worked in dairy practice ever since. She joined the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists through examination in Epidemiology and Medicine of Dairy Cattle... read more

CertIV Companion Animal Services

Natalie Watson has a background in IT, training and education and providing tutoring services for young adults with learning difficulties. Natalie started out working with shelter animals on a volunteer basis in 1996. She has a passion for... read more

BVSC (Hons) FANZCVS (Emergency Medicine and Critical Care)

Rob Webster graduated from The University of Queensland in 2000. He went straight into emergency practice at the Animal Emergency Centre in Brisbane and never left! Rob embarked on a training program in emergency medicine and critical care under... read more

BVSc BSc BA CertAVP (Zoo Med)

Jayne has been directing the Unusual and Exotic Animal Service at the Animal Referral Hospital in Sydney since 2014. Prior to joining ARH, Jayne was the veterinarian for the Lilongwe Wildlife Sanctuary in Malawi, Africa and spent two years... read more

BVSc (Hons) MVS MANZCVS (Anaesthesia & Critical Care)

Donna graduated from Sydney University. After graduation she worked in general and emergency practice in Australia, the UK and Canada. On returning to Australia in 2011, Donna completed her Masters in Veterinary Studies at Murdoch University and... read more

BVSc MACVSc DVCS DACVO

Cameron graduated from Sydney University in 1989. After some time in mixed animal practice he completed an internship at Sydney University in 1992 and the following year commenced a residency in Veterinary Ophthalmology at the University of... read more

BSc BVetMed CertSAM Dipl. ECVIM-CA MRCVS

After graduating from the University of Reading in 1994 with a BSc in Animal Science, Sheila went on to study veterinary medicine at the University of London, graduating in 1998. She then spent 5 years in small animal practice before undertaking... read more

DVM MVS MACVSc (Surgery)

Wing Tip Wong has spent most of his professional career as a clinician and teacher. He worked for several years in private practice in Malaysia and returned to the University of Melbourne in 1988 to work at the Veterinary Clinic and Hospital.... read more

BVetMed, DipECVIM-CA (Cardiology), MRCVS

Richard graduated from the Royal Veterinary College London in 2002 and also passed the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination in the same year. After graduation he completed a one-year rotating internship in small animal medicine and... read more

BVSc (Hons) MVS FACVSc (SA Surgery)

Guy Yates is a Melbourne-based specialist small animal surgeon and consultant surgeon at the University of Melbourne. He is a Fellow of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists who maintains active interests in both soft tissue and... read more

BSc(Vet) BVSc MVSc MANZCVS DACVP (Anatomic & Clinical)

Stephen is dual-certified by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists in both anatomic and clinical pathology. He has 18 years experience working in veterinary diagnostic laboratories, including a year on faculty at the University of... read more

BVSc (Hons 1) DACVR

Alex graduated from the University of Sydney in 2004. She completed a 1-year equine internship at Agnes Banks Equine Clinic, NSW Australia, before staying on as an ambulatory veterinarian. Alex subsequently worked in Equine Practice in the... read more

BVSc (Hons) MACVSc GradCertEdStud (Higher Edu)

Sanaa Zaki graduated from the University of Sydney in 1992. She became a Member (by examination) of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists, Anaesthesia and Critical Care Chapter in 1997 and completed the Graduate Certificate in... read more

BS MS PhD

Honors and Awards: 2016 - Evonik Degussa Award for Achievement in Poultry Science; 2014 - Chancellor’s Fellow; 2013 - The American Association of Immunologists Early Career Faculty Travel Award; 2011 - PSA Early... read more