Professional Activities

Professional Memberships, Service and Awards

  • American Veterinary Medical Association, alternate representative for Animal Welfare Committee, 2007 to present
  • Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, Member, 1999 to present
    • 1st Vice President, 2009 - 2010
    • 2nd Vice President, 2008 - 2009
    • Legislative Committee member, 2007 - present
    • Secretary, 2007-2008
    • Distinguished Service Award, 2006
    • Shelter Animal Committee, Chair, 2005 to present
    • Animal Task Force Committee, Chair, 2006 to present
    • Cat Legislation Subcommittee, Co-Chair, 2006 to present
  • Phi Kappa Phi, Member, 2006 to present
  • Other Memberships
    • Member, Association of Shelter Veterinarians, 2006 to present 
    • Member, Conference of Research Workers in Animal Disease, December, 2007 to present
    • Member, Association for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, May, 2007 to present
    • Member, Columbus Academy of Veterinary Medicine, November, 2007 to present

Administrative Service

  • Service Head, Community Practice/Shelter Medicine & Surgery/Outreach Medicine, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, 2008 to present
  • Co-Chair, College Community Outreach and Engagement Task Force, 2007
  • College of Veterinary Medicine Council on Education member 2007 to present
  • College Curriculum Committee Member, 2007 to present
  • College Clinical Trials Office, Oversight Committee member, 2007 to present
  • Ad-hoc reviewer JAVMA, 2008 to present

Teaching

  • VM 560 – Ethics and Jurisprudence
  • VM 510 – Principles of Epidemiology
  • VPM 696 – Contemporary Issues in Animal Welfare
  • VPM 693 – Introduction to Shelter Medicine 
  • VPM 796.04 – Zoonotic Diseases