Dr Sheilah A Robertson BVMS (Hons), PhD, DACVAA, DECVAA, DACAW, DECAWBM (WSEL), CVA, MRCVS.
Dr. Robertson received her veterinary training at the University of Glasgow followed by training in surgery and anaesthesia at the University of Bristol where she also completed her PhD. She is board certified in anaesthesia and animal welfare by the respective American and European Colleges and is trained in small animal acupuncture. Her research interests include assessment of pain and use of opioids in cats and the development of anaesthetic protocols for large scale spay and neuter clinics. In 2014 she completed her graduate certificate in Shelter Medicine from the University of Florida. She has worked in private practice and in academia and also served as an assistant director in the Animal Welfare Division of the American Veterinary Medical Association. Currently she is the senior medical director for Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice a large network of veterinarians providing hospice care services and in-home euthanasia throughout the United States.
Sunday, February 17
5:00 PM – 5:50 PM