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:
Vanessa Grunkemeyer, Knoxville, Tenn.
Julie Hebert, Westmount, Quebec
Geoffrey Olsen, Oakley, Calif.
Vanessa Rolfe, Greenacres, Fla.
Anneliese Strunk, Austin, Texas
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.
Lawrence Judge, Okemos, Mich.
Exotic companion mammal practice
Daniel Johnson, Raleigh, N.C.
Tracey Ritzman, Belmont, Mich.
Shannon Graham, Patterson, N.Y.
Dickie Vest, Magnolia, Texas
Sara Wefel, St. Paul, Minn.
Julia Wolfe, Kennett Square, Pa.
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.