February 01, 2011

 

 New diplomates

posted January 18, 2011
 
 

The American Board of Veterinary Practitioners certified 43 new diplomates following the board certification examination it held Nov. 5-7, 2010, in Chicago. The new diplomate in the swine health management practice category was certified following the board certification examination conducted in association with the American Association of Swine Veterinarians' annual meeting in March 2010.

The new diplomates are as follows:  

Avian practice

Vanessa Grunkemeyer, Knoxville, Tenn.
Julie Hebert, Westmount, Quebec
Geoffrey Olsen, Oakley, Calif.
Vanessa Rolfe, Greenacres, Fla.
Anneliese Strunk, Austin, Texas

Canine/feline practice

Leslie Bauer, Spring Branch, Texas
Allan Berger, Iowa City, Iowa
Robyn Corcoran, Cottage Grove, Minn.
Asaf Dagan, Ramat-Gan, Israel 
Parmjit Dhillon, Vancouver, British Columbia 
Brian DiGangi, Gainesville, Fla.
Sunita Driehuys, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Lee-Ann DuMars, Fresno, Calif.
Lynn Facemire, Jefferson, Md.
Shirley Furmanski, Haifa, Israel
Caroline Kiss, Blacksburg, Va.
Yoanna Maitre, Lenox, Mass.
Deborah Miller, Beaverton, Ore.
Emilia Monachino, Penfield, N.Y.
Tint Naing, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Gregory Nelson, Merrick, N.Y.
Diane Pinkers, Montesano, Wash.
Suzanne Plamondon, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Camille Torres, Fort Collins, Colo.
Katherine Wentworth, Corona, Calif.
Christa Williams, Minneapolis
Sara Witherell, Sunnyside, N.Y.  

Dairy practice 

Lawrence Judge, Okemos, Mich.

Exotic companion mammal practice

Daniel Johnson, Raleigh, N.C.
Tracey Ritzman, Belmont, Mich.

Equine practice

Shannon Graham, Patterson, N.Y.
Dickie Vest, Magnolia, Texas
Sara Wefel, St. Paul, Minn.
Julia Wolfe, Kennett Square, Pa.

Feline practice

Steven Bailey, Waterford, Mich.
Irene Fujishima, Sacramento, Calif.
Glenn Olah, Santa Fe, N.M.
Jessica Stern, Mercer Island, Wash.

Reptile and amphibian practice

Thomas Boyer, San Diego
Rob Coke, San Antonio
Charles Innis, Milford, Mass.
Paul Raiti, Mount Vernon, N.Y.
Kevin Wright, Mesa, Ariz.

Swine health management practice

Glen Cassar, Guelph, Ontario  

American College of Veterinary Behaviorists

The American College of Veterinary Behaviorists certified four new diplomates following the certification examination it conducted Oct. 22-23 in College Station, Texas. The new diplomates are as follows:

Gabrielle Carter, Northcote, Australia
Margaret Greun, Raleigh, N.C.
Rachel Malamed, Los Angeles
Christopher Pachel, Portland, Ore.