The Stanford Undergraduate Pre-Vet Society proudly presents:

2019 Pre-Vet Expo VI

Sunday, April 21, 2019



Program

7:30 a.m. Doors open for check in of pre-registered participants

Morning Session: “My Life as a Veterinarian”

8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introductory Remarks:
Donna M. Bouley, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP
Professor (emeritus) of Comparative Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine
Pre-Vet Society Advisor
8:45 a.m.
Alexandria Hicks-Nelson DVM, MS/MS (Laboratory Animal Medicine)
Resident I, Department of Comparative  Medicine
Stanford School of Medicine
9:10 a.m. Mackenzie AdamsDVM, Diplomate ACVS-LA (Equine)
Steinbeck Country Equine Clinic
Woodside, CA
9:35 a.m. Justin N.M. KrummVMD (Large Animal/Dairy Production Medicine)
Bear Mountain Veterinary Associates
Bakersfield, CA
10:00am - 10:15am BREAK
10:15 a.m. Wendy Kalkus Smillie, DVM, cVMA (Small Animal)
VCA Foothill Veterinary Hospital
Pasadena, CA
10:40 a.m. Sabrina Wilson, DVM (Radiology)
Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
University of California Davis
11:05 a.m. Dan Ward DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVO (Ophthalmology)
University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine
Knoxville, TN
11:35 a.m. Ms. Amalia Saladrigas  (BS Marine Biology, Stanford ’16, MS Tufts U ‘18)
Masters in Conservation Medicine Program
Tufts University
11:45 a.m. Melissa Miller DVM, MS, PhD
Veterinarian Specialist in Wildlife Pathology and Conservation
California Fish and Wildlife
Marine Wildlife Veterinary Care & Research Center
12:15 p.m. Morning session closing announcements
Instructions regarding lunch and the afternoon sessions
12:20 - 1:30 p.m. Eat Lunch with a Vet (or vet student or vet tech) Berg Hall

*** All Stanford affiliated vets, pre-vets and Alumni vets, please meet by stage at 1:30 for a group picture!***

Afternoon Workshops 1:40 – 4:45 pm

Attendees will rotate through three afternoon “workshops” which include:

  1. Veterinarian Q&A panel
  2. Veterinary Student Presentations and Q&A panel
  3. Visit posters, booths and activity stations

Visit each of these workshops according to the afternoon schedule below. Check your name tag for your color-coded group.

Afternoon Schedule:

1:40 – 2:35 p.m.

First afternoon workshop

  • White name tag: Veterinary Student Question and Answer Panel, Berg Hall
  • Red name tag: Veterinarian Question and Answer Panel, Li Ka Shing Rm 130 (1st floor)
  • Blue name tag: Visit posters, activities, and information tables; Berg Hall Lobby

 

2:35 – 2:45 p.m. Rotate/Break
2:45 – 3:40 p.m.

Second afternoon workshop

  • Red name tag: Veterinary Student Question and Answer Panel, Berg Hall
  • Blue name tag: Veterinarian Question and Answer Panel, Li Ka Shing Rm 130 (1st floor)
  • White name tag: Visit posters, activities, and information tables; Berg Hall Lobby

 

3:40 – 3:50 p.m. Rotate/Break
3:50 – 4:45 p.m.

Third afternoon workshop

  • Blue name tag: Veterinary Student Question and Answer Panel, Berg Hall
  • White name tag: Veterinarian Question and Answer Panel, Li Ka Shing Rm 130 (1st floor)
  • Red name tag: Visit posters, activities, and information tables; Berg Hall Lobby

 

4:45 – 5:00 p.m. Please fill out evaluations and place in box as you leave.

Veterinary Student Q & A panels

  • Katie Lamont (BS Animal Science LSU’18) 3rd yr at Louisiana State University CVM
  • Christopher Shiprack (BS Animal Science, Cornell U ’15) 4th yr Oregon State University CVM
  • Amy Leung (BA Molecular and Cell Biology UC Berkeley ’13, RVT, Foothill College’16,) 3rd yr Washington State University CVM
  • Emily Mocarski (BA Anthropology and Natural Sciences, USC ’08) 2nd yr Iowa State University CVM  
  • Amanda Seelman (BS Physiology and Neuroscience, UCSD ’13) 4th yr Western University CVM
  • Nikki Yost (BS Biology, Stanford ’16, MS Lab Animal Science, Stanford ’18) 1st yr UC Davis CVM
  • Julia Tsai (BS Earth Systems, Stanford ’16, MS Lab Animal Science, Stanford ’17) 1st yr UC Davis CVM

 

Lunch Vets/Vet techs by Specialty (* indicates AM Speaker, ** indicates Panel Member)

Small Animal

  • Elizabeth Ellis VMD, Adobe Animal Hospital, Los Altos, CA **
  • Amanda Fisher DVM, Adobe Animal Hospital, Los Altos, CA **
  • Maureen MacDougal MS, DVM Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA
  • Wendy Kalkus Smillie DVM, cVMA*, VCA Foothill Veterinary Hospital, Pasadena, CA **

Large Animal

  • Steve Felt (also lab animal and public health) DVM, MPH, DACPV, DACLAM, Comparative Medicine, SOM**
  • Justin Krumm VMD * Bear Mountain Veterinary Associates, Bakersfield, CA**

Equine

  • Mackenzie Adams DVM, DACVS-LA *, Steinbeck Country Equine Clinic, Woodside, CA**
  • Sabrina Wilson DVM * UC Davis CVM (and Radiology)**

Zoo animal/exotics

  • Rachel Godkin BA, Zookeeper, Knoxville Zoo, Knoxville TN

Research/Pathology

  • Sonja Broar DVM, PhD, Scientist II Pre-Clinical Development, Neurona Therapeutics Inc., South San Francisco, CA**
  • Paul Buckmaster DVM, MS, PhD, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM**
  • Kerriann Casey DVM, DACVP, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM **
  • Kathy Heng DVM, graduate student Neurosciences Program, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford SOM
  • Melissa Miller DVM, MS, PhD*, California Fish and Wildlife, Santa Cruz, CA
  • Aurea Pascal-Tenorio DVM, MPVM, Radiology, Stanford SOM
  • Jose Vilches-Moure DVM, PhD, DACVP, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM

Laboratory Animal Medicine

  • Megan Albertelli DVM, PhD, DACLAM, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM
  • Alexandria Hicks-Nelson MS, MS, DVM*, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM
  • Claude Nagamine DVM, PhD, DACLAM, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM **

Other

  • Dave Daunt DVM – Anesthesiology, Consultant, Mountain View, CA**
  • Igor Pilawski DVM, Department of Surgery, Stanford SOM (Public Health/State Veterinarians in Germany)**
  • Ms. Amalia Saladrigas (BS Marine Biology, Stanford ’16, MS Tufts U ‘18), Tufts University
  • Dan Ward DVM, PhD, DACVO * – Ophthalmology, UT CVM, Knoxville, TN**

Veterinary Technicians

  • JoAnn Muller, RVT, RALAT, Veterinary Service Center, Comparative Medicine, Stanford SOM
  • Shea St. Onge-Cole, RVT, Veterinary Technology Instructor, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA

Special Thanks to:

  • Lisa Bandini - Temporary Executive Assistant, Comparative Medicine, Stanford University SOM (registration site, website, handouts, name badges etc…)
  • Steve Choy – Education Administrator, Comparative Medicine, Stanford University SOM (Travel arrangements)
  • Celeste Turner (Stanford Humbio ’18) - general helper/equine leg wrap booth
  • Roberta Moorhead – Clinical Diagnostic Lab Manager – registration
  • Juanita Hicks – Registration and “pre-vet parent advisor”
  • James Godkin (Dr. B’s husband) - Registration

Organizer

Donna M. Bouley, DVM, PhD, Diplomate-American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Professor (Emeritus, active)
Department of Comparative Medicine and by courtesy, Pathology
Stanford University School of Medicine

Expo VI Speakers

Mackenzie Adams, DVM, DACVS-LA

Equine Surgeon
Steinbeck Country Equine Clinic
Woodside, CA


Alexandria Hicks-Nelson DVM MS/MS

Department of Comparative Medicine
Stanford School of Medicine


Wendy Kalkus Smillie, DVM, cVMA

Associate Veterinarian
VCA Foothill Veterinary Hospital


Justin N.M. Krumm, VMD

Associate Veterinarian
Bear Mountain Veterinary Associates (Bakersfield, CA)


Melissa Miller DVM, MS, PhD

California Fish and Wildlife
Marine Wildlife Veterinary Care & Research Center
Veterinarian Specialist (Wildlife)


Dan Ward DVM, PhD, Diplomate -American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine
Knoxville, TN


Sabrina Wilson, DVM

Radiology Resident II
Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
University of California Davis

Committee

Megan Albertelli, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACLAM

Assistant Professor ofComparative Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine


Steve Felt, DVM, MPH, Diplomate ACPVM and ACLAM

Associate Professor of Comparative Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine


Aurea Pascal Tenorio, DVM, MPVM

Staff Research Scientist
Department of Radiology
Stanford School of Medicine

How To Get Here

Map

Parking and Circulation Map

Address

Li Ka Shing Center
291 Campus Drive
Palo Alto, CA, 94305

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