BVSc (hons) MANZCVS (Small Animal Medicine)
Mariko graduated from the University of Sydney with first class honors and worked as a general practitioner and emergency and critical care veterinarian across various practices in Sydney for several years. She completed a PhD investigating canine and feline congestive heart failure therapeutics in 2018 and also worked in the cardiology service at the University of Sydney. She is currently undertaking a residency in veterinary cardiology at the North Carolina State University. She is interested in the pathophysiology and management of congestive heart failure and arrhythmias, as well as collaborative research encompassing human and veterinary medicine.