February 01, 2009

 

 New diplomates

Posted Jan. 15, 2009

American Board of Veterinary Practitioners

The American Board of Veterinary Practitioners certified 34 new diplomates following the board certification examination it held Nov. 7-8, 2008, in Chicago.
New diplomates are as follows: Avian Practice—Drs. Armando Burgos, San Diego; Michael Dutton, Weare, N.H.; Douglas Folland, Centerville, Utah; David Hannon, Cordova, Tenn.; George Messenger, Concord, N.H.; Elizabeth Mitchell, Rumson, N.J.; and Simon Starkey, Ithaca, N.Y. Beef Cattle Practice—Dr. Jeffrey Sarchet, Hugoton, Kan. Canine/Feline Practice—Drs. Kristen Berdan, Gorham, Maine; John Bulovas, The Woodlands, Texas; Paula Davies, Merritt, British Columbia, Canada; Zoe Forward, Concord, N.C.; Amy Garrou, Houston; Ashley Harris, Portland, Ore.; Robin Hauser, Vancouver, Wash.; Lawrence Hill, Columbus, Ohio; Robin Jaeger, Wading River, N.J.; Mark Koshko, State College, Pa.; Jane-Anne Merrills, Mason, Mich.; Sheri Morris, Keizer, Ore.; Najdat Nissan, Escondido, Calif.; Jeffrey Ruth, Houston; Larisa Tempero, Mill Valley, Calif.; Heather Troyer, Tappan, N.Y.; Timothy Walker, Somers, N.Y.; and Evelyn Wilson, Stanwood, Wash. Dairy Practice—Drs. Shawn McKenna, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada; and Alfonso Lago, Saint Paul, Minn. Equine Practice—Drs. Kerry Beckman, Lanesville, Ind.; Chris Berezowski, Balzac, Alberta, Canada; Chris Ryan, Greenfield Center, N.Y.; and Meagan Smith, Kennett Square, Pa. Feline Practice—Dr. Darlene White, Ooltewah, Tenn. Swine Health Management—Dr. John Harding, Humboldt, Saskatchewan, Canada.