Meet Your Clinical Veterinarian

Partnering for excellence in animal-based research

Our dedicated clinical veterinarians are here to be your partners in ensuring the wellbeing of your research animals and the success of your studies. They possess a wealth of experience in laboratory animal medicine and are passionate about promoting animal welfare while advancing scientific discovery.

How we can support you:

  • Animal care protocol development and pre-review: Our veterinarians will work collaboratively with you to develop comprehensive animal care protocols that meet all regulatory requirements and prioritize animal welfare. They can offer guidance on appropriate species selection, husbandry practices, pain management strategies, and humane endpoints.
  • Model development and refinement: Collaborate with our veterinarians to select the most appropriate animal model for your research question. They can also help refine existing models to minimize animal use while maximizing scientific validity.
  • Surgical expertise: Our veterinarians are skilled in performing a wide range of surgical procedures necessary for research, ensuring minimal invasiveness and optimal post-operative care.
  • Advanced medical care: We provide advanced medical care for your research animals, including diagnostics, anesthesia, and treatment of any unexpected health issues.
  • Regulatory compliance: Our veterinarians stay up-to-date on the latest animal welfare regulations and can guide you in ensuring your research adheres to all ethical and legal requirements.
Contact us:

Please be sure to mention the following information when contacting us to schedule a consultation:

  • Research area and specific needs
  • Species of animal you will be working with
  • Number of animals involved in the study
  • Anticipated timeline of the study
  • Any specific procedures you plan to perform
  • Your experience level with working with animals
  • Any previous consultations or collaborations with our facility

UBC Crest The official logo of the University of British Columbia. Urgent Message An exclamation mark in a speech bubble. Caret An arrowhead indicating direction. Arrow An arrow indicating direction. Arrow in Circle An arrow indicating direction. Arrow in Circle An arrow indicating direction. Chats Two speech clouds. Facebook The logo for the Facebook social media service. Information The letter 'i' in a circle. Instagram The logo for the Instagram social media service. External Link An arrow entering a square. Linkedin The logo for the LinkedIn social media service. Location Pin A map location pin. Mail An envelope. Menu Three horizontal lines indicating a menu. Minus A minus sign. Telephone An antique telephone. Plus A plus symbol indicating more or the ability to add. Search A magnifying glass. Twitter The logo for the Twitter social media service. Youtube The logo for the YouTube video sharing service.