Specialist Spotlights
John Tait, BSc, MS (FIN.), DVM, MBA, CFP, Veterinary Consultant, Guelph, ON
John Tait, BSc, MS (FIN.), DVM, MBA, CFPVeterinary ConsultantGuelph, ON Meet Dr. John Tait, a veterinarian with a keen business acumen.
Renée-Claire Malenfant, DVM, DACVS-SA, Small animal surgeon, Groupe vétérinaire Daubigny, Quebec, QC
This New-Brunswick native and graduate of the Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince-Edward-Island completed her training in Montreal and in Louisiana, before joining the Groupe vétérinaire Daubigny, in Québec City, where she works as a surgical specialist. Get to know this dedicated professional as she talks about her lifelong passion for veterinary medicine, and shares the story of an unusual case that made a lasting impression on her early on in her career.
Charlotte Donohoe, RVT, VTS (ECC), Emergency Veterinary Referral Coordinator/Triage, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, ON
Get to know Charlotte. Learn what motivated her to pursue a career as a veterinary technician and the reason she chose to specialize in emergency and critical care.
Jackie Parr, BScH, DVM, MSc, Dip ACVN, Veterinary Clinical Nutritionist, Scientific Affairs Manager, Royal Canin Canada, Guelph, ON
Meet Dr. Jackie Parr, a board-certified veterinary clinical nutritionist and one of four small animal clinical nutritionists practicing in Canada. She trained for 14 years in order to meet her career goals. Resources suggested by Dr. Parr: WSAVA Global Nutrition Toolkit Pet Nutrition Alliance
Jose Diaz, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM (neurology), Calgary Animal Referral and Emergency Centre, Calgary, AB
Meet Dr. Diaz and learn first-hand how a clinical challenge led to his pursuit of a specialization in neurology.
Douglas Freeman, BS, MS, DVM, PhD, Dean, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK
Get to know Dr. Freeman as he shares his passion for veterinary education and the career path he followed which brought him to his current position as dean of the Western College of Veterinary Medicine.
Victoria Larson, DVM, MSc, Dip. ACVIM (Oncology), Calgary Animal Referral and Emergency Centre, Calgary, AB
Dr. Larson brings a message of hope for pets and humans whose life is threatened by cancer, and explains how she and her team tackle this challenging affection on a daily basis.
Valerie Madden, DVM, BSc, ACVECC, Critical Care Specialist, Western Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Centre, Calgary, AB
Learn what drew Dr. Madden to emergency and critical care practice and how she and her team can help referring practices in the community.
Caroline de Jaham, DVM, MSc, ACVIM, Managing Director, Centre vétérinaire DMV, Montreal, QC
Get to know Dr. de Jaham as she describes her career path, what brought her to specialise in dermatology and her vision of the future of veterinary medicine.