Link Welborn is the owner of four AAHA-Accredited small animal hospitals in Tampa, Florida and is a past president of the American Animal Hospital Association. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, certified in Canine and Feline practice, and was a member of the task force that developed the Canine and Feline Preventive Healthcare Guidelines for the Partners for Healthy Pets initiative.
Dr. Welborn is the AAHA Delegate to the AVMA House of Delegates and a member of the AVMA Veterinary Economics Strategy Committee. He chaired the AVMA Workforce Advisory Group that was responsible for the 2013 Veterinary Workforce Study. He is also a member of Veterinary Management Group 1, and the Vice President and Chairman of the Strategic Opportunities Committee of Veterinary Study Groups.
Dr. Welborn has received the AVMA President's Award, AAHA Practitioner of the Year Award, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Achievement Award, and Florida Veterinary Medical Association Veterinarian of the Year Award.