Cristina graduated with a Bachelors in Animal Health Science from California State Polytechnic University of Pomona in 2014. She lead the student organization of her program as President for 2 years and was awarded the Dr. Carl Becker Memorial Scholorship in recognition of leadership. She became licensed in 2015. Starting as a student, she worked in general practice for 5 years, cross training through all parts of the hospital. She then went on to specialty/emergency and has been part of VCA Animal Specialty Group's surgical team for 3 years now. She has enjoyed working as a surgery tech and hopes to continue her strong interest in anesthesia and analgesia by working towards a VTS in the future.
Wednesday, February 20
4:00 PM – 4:50 PM