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Get to Know Alyssa Duncan

Sep 6, 2018 / Get to Know

Alyssa Duncan, CVT, patient services coordinator, has been with the College of Veterinary Medicine for 26 years.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Includes oversight of fiscal and resource management; patient care; supervision of Vet techs; work and patient flow; and facility, equipment and supply maintenance for the...

Get to Know Tamas Ambrisko

Aug 29, 2018 / Get to Know

Dr. Tamas Ambrisko, DVM, PhD, DACVAA, DECVAA, a research development director for the anesthesia and pain management service, will join the College of Veterinary Medicine on September 3rd, 2018.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Anesthesia research, teaching, and clinical service. What is your favorite part of your...

Get to Know Samantha Sander

Aug 24, 2018 / Get to Know

Samantha Sander, DVM, Dipl. ACZM, Lecturer, has been with the College of Veterinary Weeks for two weeks.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: To promote and expand the zoo and wildlife medicine programs What is your favorite part of your job? I enjoy working with the students and...

Get to Know Christopher Seals

Aug 23, 2018 / Get to Know

Dr. Christopher Seals, assistant professor and coordinator of curriculum and assessment, started working at the College of Veterinary Medicine in the middle of August, 2018.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Assist faculty and strengthen curriculum to enhance student learning. What is your favorite part of your job?...

Get to Know Kari Zamberletti

Aug 16, 2018 / Get to Know

Kari Zamberletti, office support specialist, has been with the College of Veterinary Medicine for 15 months.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Helping, scheduling and answering questions for students. What is your favorite part of your job? Passing by the Rainbow Boa and fish tanks every day on...

Get to Know Lauren Kane

Aug 14, 2018 / Get to Know

Dr. Lauren Kane, DVM, MS, zoological and aquatic animal resident, has been with the College of Veterinary Medicine since July 2018.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Resident, in the WEAMS (Wildlife and Exotic Animal Medicine and Surgery) service and zoo veterinarian. What is your favorite part of...

Get to Know Kellie Lecher

Aug 2, 2018 / Get to Know

Kellie Lecher, CVT, small animal orthopedics clinical coordinator, has been with the College of Veterinary Medicine for six years.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: I help to keep the orthopedic service running smoothly. What is your favorite part of your job? Getting to work with the animals...

Get to Know: Shireen Hafez

Jul 5, 2018 / Get to Know

Dr. Shireen Hafez, clinical associate professor in the Department of Comparative Biosciences, has been with the College of Veterinary Medicine since January 2018.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: Anatomy team leader, teaching, educational research, and service. What is your favorite part of your job? Teaching, the excitement...

Get to Know Alexis Abbate

Apr 19, 2018 / Get to Know

Alexis Abbate, client service representative at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, has been with the University of Illinois for four months.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: My role at the college is having the first contact with patients. What is your favorite part of your job? My favorite...

Get to Know Mikayla Wrasse

Mar 1, 2018 / Get to Know

Mikayla Wrasse, certified veterinary technician, has been with the College of Veterinary Medicine just under two years.  Using 10 words or less, describe what your role at the college is: My role is to take care of the animals that stay overnight in the ICU. What is your favorite part of your job? Being able...