Professional Activities

Background

Dr. Scansen is originally from Snohomish, Washington and graduated with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Oceanology and Zoology from the University of Washington. He attended veterinary school at Michigan State University and graduated summa cum laude in 2004 with both DVM and MS degrees. He went on to complete an internship at The Ohio State University in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery and stayed at OSU for a residency in Cardiology. He then completed a fellowship in Interventional Radiology & Endoscopy at the University of Pennsylvania and the Animal Medical Center (New York, NY). Dr. Scansen is a Diplomate of the ACVIM, specialty of Cardiology. He has been on the faculty of the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine since 2008 and is currently the Director of Interventional Medicine and the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.

Professional Associations & Licensure

  • American Veterinary Medical Association, member
  • Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, member
  • Ohio Veterinary Medical License, #9732
  • New York State Veterinary Medical License, #011355, inactive
  • American College of Veterinary Medicine, subspecialty of Cardiology, member
  • Veterinary Interventional Radiology & Endoscopy Society, founding member
  • Journal of Veterinary Cardiology, editorial board member
  • Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, ad hoc reviewer
  • Journal of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care, ad hoc reviewer
  • Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, ad hoc reviewer
  • Journal of Small Animal Practice, ad hoc reviewer

Honors & Awards

  • 1996, Membership, Phi Eta Sigma National Freshman Honor Society, University of Washington
  • 1999, Membership, Mortar Board National Honor Society, University of Washington
  • 1999, Membership, The Phi Beta Kappa Society, University of Washington
  • 2003, Membership, Society of Phi Zeta, Michigan State University
  • 2004, Society of Phi Zeta Award for highest graduating GPA, Michigan State University
  • 2004, Small Animal Clinical Proficiency Award, Michigan State University
  • 2004, Membership, Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Michigan State University
  • 2008, Resident Clinical Teaching Excellence Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
  • 2009, Residency Award, American Association of Veterinary Clinicians, The Ohio State University
  • 2010, Faculty Clinical Teaching Award, The Ohio State University
  • 2011, John Lyman Jr. Award for Clinical Teaching, The Ohio State University
  • 2012, Faculty Clinical Teaching Award, The Ohio State University