BSc BVMS (Hons) MS
Place of Birth or Citizenship – Perth, Australia, Permanent Resident Status USA – Awarded April 2013, Card# SRC 1390204562.
Present Business Address – School of Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine, Murdoch University 90 South Street, Murdoch, Western Australia (WA), 6150.
Undergraduate Education (College) – BSc (Veterinary Biology) – Murdoch University, WA.
Advanced Degree(s): DVM, Year and Institution – BSc + BVMS = DVM equivalent; 2002, Murdoch University; MS Thesis Title, Year and Institution – Evaluation of the anti-endotoxin effects of polymyxin B in a feline model of endotoxemia, 2010, University of Missouri; PhD Thesis Title, Year and Institution – Commenced part-time PhD 2017, Murdoch University.
Board Certification – American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC), 2010.
Licensure – Western Australia
Senior Lecturer, College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM); School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia.
Professional Positions (List the appointments starting with the most recent)
Senior Lecturer, CVM, School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch University, Perth, WA 2015-present; Adjunct Assistant Professor, CSVM, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA 2015-2016; Visiting Scientist, The Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Cambridge, MA, 2014-2015; Fellow, Center for Animals and Public Policy, CSVM, North Grafton, MA, 2011-2015; Assistant Professor, CSVM, Tufts University, North Grafton, MA, 2009-2015; Resident, Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 2006-09; Emergency Veterinarian, Animal Emergency Clinic, Kirkwood, St.Louis, MO, 2006-09; Intern, Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, 2005-06; Emergency Veterinarian, Animal Emergency & Referral Hospital, Lee’s Summit, MO, 2005-06; Intern, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Rotating, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 2004-05; Staff Emergency Veterinarian, Animal Emergency Center, Canberra, Australia, 2002-04; Associate Small Animal Veterinarian, Kippax Veterinary Hospital, Canberra, Australia, 2002-04.
Section Head, Emergency and Critical Care, Murdoch University Veterinary Hospital, 2015-present; Director, Tufts Petloss Hotline, 2014-2015; Co-Director, Tufts Petloss Hotline, 2011-2014; Phi Zeta, Alpha Beta Chapter at Tufts, Secretary and Treasurer, 2011-2015.
Professional Society Membership
Australian Veterinary Association, 2002-present; Australian Small Animal Veterinary Association, 2003-present; Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society, 2005-present; American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, 2010-present; Australia and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists, 2015-present; Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2006-2016; American Veterinary Medical Association, 2007-2016; Veterinary Comparative Respiratory Society, 2009-2016; American Association of Feline Practitioners, 2009-2016; Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association, 2010-2015.
Phi Zeta, Pi Chapter, Member, 2005-present
Honors and Other Distinctions
2005–Chartered Member of the Australian Veterinary Association; 2008–Resident Mentor Award (Student Elected), UMC CVM; 2009–Resident Mentor Award (Student Elected), UMC CVM; 2009–Outstanding Resident Award (Faculty Elected), UMC CVM; 2011, 2012, 2013–Compassionate Care Giver Award–The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Health Care; 2014–Junior Faculty Research Award, Tufts University, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine; 2016-Going Above and Beyond Award, The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University; 2017–Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, Top 10% of teaching staff in student surveys of teaching in 2016.