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February 01, 2020

Joint pathology meeting

Published on January 15, 2020

Event

American College of Veterinary Pathologists, American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology, joint annual meetings, Nov. 9-13, 2019, San Antonio

Dr. Flatland
Dr. Bente Flatland
Dr. Alcaraz
Dr. Ana Alcaraz
Dr. Treuting
Dr. Piper Treuting
Dr. Caudill
Dr. Megan Caudill
Dr. Wood
Dr. Darren Wood
Dr. Tornquist
Dr. Susan Tornquist
Dr. Warren
Dr. Amy Warren

Awards

Mid-Career Excellence in Diagnostics Award
Dr. Bente Flatland (Georgia ’93), Knoxville, Tennessee. Dr. Flatland is an associate professor of clinical pathology and director of the Clinical Pathology Laboratory at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.

Mid-Career Excellence in Education Award
Dr. Ana Alcaraz, Pomona, California. A 1987 veterinary graduate of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Dr. Alcaraz is a professor of anatomic pathology at Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine.

Mid-Career Excellence in Research Award
Dr. Piper Treuting (Louisiana State ’96), Seattle. Dr. Treuting is a professor in the Department of Comparative Medicine at the University of Washington. Her research interests include gastrointestinal diseases, comparative pathology, and the science of aging.

Harold W. Caseky Memorial Scholarship Award
Dr. Megan Caudill (Georgia ’16), Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Caudill is an anatomic pathology resident at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine.

ACVP Honorary Membership
Drs. Anne Avery, Fort Collins, Colorado; and H.L. Shivaprasad, Davis, California

ACVP Distinguished Membership
Drs. K. Paige Carmichael, Athens, Georgia; Linda Lowenstine, Davis, California; N. James MacLachlan, Davis, California; and Paul Stromberg, Columbus, Ohio

ASVCP Lifetime Achievement Award
Dr. Karen Young (Pennsylvania ’78), Madison, Wisconsin. Dr. Young is a professor of clinical pathology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine. She also serves as chief of staff of diagnostic services at UW Veterinary Care and is co-administrator of UW Veterinary Care’s clinical pathology laboratory.

ASVCP Educator Award
Dr. Darren Wood (Prince Edward ’94), Guelph, Ontario. Dr. Wood is an associate professor and a veterinary clinical pathologist at the University of Guelph Ontario Veterinary College. During his tenure, he has mentored students and clinical pathology residents.

ASVCP Early Career Award
Dr. Mary Leissinger (Louisiana State ’10), Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Leissinger is a clinical assistant professor of clinical pathology in the Department of Comparative, Diagnostic, and Population Medicine at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine.

New diplomates

Veterinary anatomic pathology
Elizabeth Alloway, Raleigh, North Carolina
Rachel Andrews, Clemmons, North Carolina
Kendra Andrie, Fort Collins, Colorado
Hannah Atkins, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania
Jessica Bailey, Grove City, Ohio
Laura Bassel, Guelph, Ontario
Michael Betley, Wentzville, Missouri
Ethan Biswell, Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Liam Broughton-Neiswanger, Pullman, Washington
Timothy Carlson, St. Paul, Minnesota
Sebastian Carrasco, Newton, Massachusetts
Argine Cerezo, Manhattan, Kansas
Leslie Charles, Debary, Florida
Laura Chen, Seattle
Chia-Ching Chien, Columbus, Ohio
Chad Clancy, Hamilton, Montana
Sarah Cook, Davis, California
Emily Corbin, Silver Spring, Maryland
Sarah Cudd, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Jeffrey Curtiss, St. Petersburg, Florida
Martha Dalton, Jackson, Mississippi
Camila Botacini das Dores, Miami
Elena Demeter, Ithaca, New York
Stephen Drew, Dunfermline, Scotland
Gordon Ehrensing, Lansing, Michigan
Olufemi Fasina, Knoxville, Tennessee
Alycia Fratzke, Bryan, Texas
Molly Friedemann, Edina, Minnesota
Lindsay Fry, Pullman, Washington
Naomi Gades, Rio Verde, Arizona
Marina Godoy Gimeno, Brownlow Hill, Australia
Randi Gold, College Station, Texas
Alexander Gray, Glasgow, Scotland
Nathan Helgert, Knoxville, Tennessee
Tiffany Jenkins, Columbus, Ohio
Alwyn Jones, Galashiels, Scotland
Nicole Kaiser, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Byunghak Kang, Columbia, Maryland
Robert Kim, Ellicott City, Maryland
Britta Knight, Pierrefonds, Quebec
Graeme Knowles, Launceston, Australia
Amit Kumar, Dublin, Ohio
Alison Lee, Dublin, Ireland
Molly Liepnieks, Woodland, California
Ziyuan Lim, Bull Creek, Australia
Michelle Magagna, Portage, Michigan
Margaret Martinez, Powell, Ohio
Danielle Meritet, Raleigh, North Carolina
Sophie Merz, Berlin
Kristofer Michalson, Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Sunil More, Stillwater, Oklahoma
Rachel Neto, Champaign, Illinois
Ana Ortiz, Barleythorpe, England
Sonika Patial, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Ursula Perdrizet, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 
Catherine Pfent, Bryan, Texas
Pedro Pinczowski, Elderslie, Australia
Jeanette Hannah Pischon, Berlin
Kara Priest, Ashford, Connecticut
Moritz Radbruch, Berlin
Emanuele Ricci, Neston, England
Michael Richardson, Columbia, Maryland
Stacy Rine, Lansing, New York
Monica Ronderos Herrera, Bad Fuessing, Germany
Sara Rostad, Madison, Wisconsin
Jonathon Sago, Warrenton, Oregon
Franziska Sebastian, Knoxville, Tennessee
Laura Setyo, Mulgrave, Australia
Christopher Siepker, Athens, Georgia
William Sills, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Wesley Siniard, Knoxville, Tennessee
Panchan Sitthicharoenchai, Ames, Iowa
Mario Sola, West Lafayette, Indiana
Simon Spiro, London 
Alan Stevens, Guildford, England
Justin Stilwell, Athens, Georgia
Lauren Stranahan, College Station, Texas
Alejandro Suarez-Bonnet, Hatfield, England
Olivia Swartley, Madison, Wisconsin
Jolanda Verhoef, Pointe-Claire, Quebec
Vanessa Vrolyk, Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec
Tatiane Terumi Negrao Watanabe, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Allison Watson, Knoxville, Tennessee
Katherine Watson, Davis, California
Laura Williams, Pullman, Washington
Hannah Wong, Cambridge, England
Tzushan Yang, Starkville, Mississippi
Rossalin Yonpiam, Las Vegas
Michael Zinn, Columbia, Missouri

Veterinary clinical pathology
Suzanne Bussey, Hatfield, England
Megan Caudill, Athens, Georgia
Ilaria Cerchiaro, Padova, Italy
Erica Corda, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Emma Croser, Gobbagombalin, Australia
Annie Deschamps, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
Samantha Evans, Fort Collins, Colorado
Brandy Kastl, Manhattan, Kansas
Rebekah Liffman, Kalorama, Australia
Cynthia Lucidi, Madison, Wisconsin
Courtney Nelson, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Jose Cruz Otero, Ithaca, New York
Tatiana Rothacker, Columbia, Missouri
Emily Rout, Fort Collins, Colorado
Samantha Schlemmer, Fort Collins, Colorado
Kellie Whipple, Gainesville, Florida
Mary White, Columbus, Ohio

Veterinary anatomic and clinical pathology
Caroline Cluzel, Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec

Business

ACVP American College of Veterinary Pathologists logoThe ACVP celebrated its 70th anniversary and unveiled a new logo. Discussions were held on the progress of strategic plans and recommendations of the Governance Task Force.

Officials

ACVP: Drs. Susan Tornquist, Corvallis, Oregon, president; Mark Ackermann, Corvallis, Oregon, president-elect; Amy Durham, Philadelphia, secretary-treasurer; Dorothee Bienzle, Guelph, Ontario, immediate past president; and councilors—Drs. Kirstin Barnhart, Alice, Texas; Jerry Ritchey, Stillwater, Oklahoma; Anne Provencher, Sherbrooke, Quebec; and Lauri Diehl, Foster City, California. ASVCP: Drs. Amy Warren, Calgary, Alberta; president; Darren Wood, Guelph, Ontario, president-elect; Melinda Camus, Athens, Georgia, secretary; Sarah Beatty, Gainesville, Florida, treasurer; Sarah Barrett, Blacksburg, Virginia, treasurer-elect; Julie Webb, Ithaca, New York, immediate past president; and board members—Drs. Erica Behling-Kelly, Ithaca, New York; Laura Snyder, Marshfield, Wisconsin; and Laura Cregar, Mattawan, Michigan