Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Faculty

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Adrien Aertsens Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Companion Animals


Picture of Barbara Ambros

Barbara Ambros Associate Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences | Small Animal Clinical Head, VMC

Research Area(s): Veterinary Anesthesia and Pain Management


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Koji Aoki Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Gurpreet Aulakh

Gurpreet Aulakh Fedoruk Chair in Imaging Science | Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Imaging science


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Shannon Beazley Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Anthony (Tony) Carr

Anthony (Tony) Carr Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Electrocardiography, blood pressure and platelet function


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Kevin Cosford Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Small animal internal medicine


Picture of  Melanie Craven

Melanie Craven Associate Professor, Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Isabelle Desprez

Isabelle Desprez Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Tanya  Duke

Tanya Duke Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Anesthesia, pain control and critical care


Picture of  Allison Foster

Allison Foster Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Jerome  Gagnon

Jerome Gagnon Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Veterinary oncology


Picture of  Marina Leis

Marina Leis Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Veterinary Ophthalmology


Picture of  Kathleen Linn

Kathleen Linn Associate Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Small Animal Surgery


Picture of  Jennifer Loewen

Jennifer Loewen Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): companion animal


Picture of  Candace Lowe

Candace Lowe Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Veterinary Dentistry


Picture of  Valerie MacDonald-Dickinson

Valerie MacDonald-Dickinson Associate Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Veterinary medical oncology


Picture of  Monique Mayer

Monique Mayer Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Veterinary radiation oncology, medical physics, oncologic imaging


Picture of  Stephanie Osinchuk

Stephanie Osinchuk Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Tammy  Owens

Tammy Owens Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Small animal clinical nutrition


Picture of  Dennilyn Parker

Dennilyn Parker Associate Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Avian, exotic and wildlife medicine


Picture of  Lynne Sandmeyer

Lynne Sandmeyer Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences | Small Animal Clinical Head, VMC

Research Area(s): Veterinary ophthalmology


Picture of  Cindy Shmon

Cindy Shmon Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences (on leave)

Research Area(s): Soft tissue surgery, neurosurgery, urogenital surgery, injuries in working and growing dogs, teaching of surgical skills


Picture of  Elisabeth Snead

Elisabeth Snead Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies | Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Feline infectious diseases, comparative prostatic disease in dogs and men using synchrotron imaging, canine obesity, canine and feline diabetes


Picture of Gregory Starrak

Gregory Starrak Associate Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Medical imaging


Picture of  Sally Sukut

Sally Sukut Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Medical education and cross sectional imaging (CT and MRI)


Picture of Behzad Toosi

Behzad Toosi Allard Research Chair in Oncology | Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Oncology


Picture of  Kimberly Tryon

Kimberly Tryon Assistant Professor, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): MRI technology


Clinical Associates

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Dayle Borchardt Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Deb De Rantere Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Christine Egger Clinical Associate Anesthesiology, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Vivian Fan

Vivian Fan Clinical Associate, Radiation Oncology, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Erinn Hilberry

Erinn Hilberry Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Rebecca Mycock

Rebecca Mycock Clinical Associate Emergency Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Jennifer  Pelchat

Jennifer Pelchat Clinical Associate Anesthesiology, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Kira  Penney

Kira Penney Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Romany Pinto

Romany Pinto Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Karen Sheehan

Karen Sheehan Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Katarina Weber

Katarina Weber Clinical Associate, Emergency and Critical Care, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Jordan Woodsworth

Jordan Woodsworth Clinical Associate, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Staff

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Christina Barlow Assistant to the Department Head, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Janna Boymook

Janna Boymook Finance Assistant, Dean's Office | Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate Program Co-ordinator, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Tim Strozen Research Associate


Picture of  Carol Wilson

Carol Wilson Department Office Assistant, Undergraduate Program Co-coordinator and Graduate Program Coordinator, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Adjunct Professors


Professors Emeriti

Picture of Chuck  Farrow

Chuck Farrow Professor Emeritus, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Bruce Grahn

Bruce Grahn Professor Emeritus, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Surgical therapy of glaucoma, retinopathies and ocular pathology


Picture of  John W. Pharr

John W. Pharr Professor Emeritus, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Marion (Meg) Smart

Marion (Meg) Smart Professor Emeritus, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Susan Taylor

Susan Taylor Professor Emeritus, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Research Area(s): Medical, neuromuscular and neurological problems affecting canine athletes


Affiliate Members


Associate Members

Picture of  Jonathan Norton

Jonathan Norton Associate Member, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  David Stark

David Stark Associate Member, Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Residents

Picture of Leila Bedos Senon

Leila Bedos Senon Ophthalmology Resident, Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Charles Boisclair

Charles Boisclair Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Brad Cotter

Brad Cotter Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Kaustubh Dongaonkar

Kaustubh Dongaonkar Surgery Resident, Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Following graduation in 2009, Dr. Dongaonkar completed a MVSc in 2012 and then practiced in India. In 2016 he moved to the US and completed internships at North Carolina State University, Auburn University and Louisiana State University.


Picture of  Masako Fujiyama

Masako Fujiyama Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Jasmine Gu

Jasmine Gu Medical Imaging Resident, Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Dr. Gu completed both a rotating internship and medical imaging internship at WCVM.


Picture of  Siu To (Toad) Koo

Siu To (Toad) Koo Medicine Resident, Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Amy Larkin

Amy Larkin Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Justin Lavallee

Justin Lavallee Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Crystalyn Legg-St. Pierre

Crystalyn Legg-St. Pierre Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of Maria Podsiedlik

Maria Podsiedlik Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Kanae Takada

Kanae Takada Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Picture of  Alison Williams

Alison Williams Medical Oncology Resident, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


Graduate Students