who we are

Get to know the people behind the scenes of the Veterinary Endoscopy Society.

PRESIDENT

Ameet Singh
DVM, DVSc, DACVS

ACVS Founding Fellow, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Associate Professor, University of Guelph Guelph Ontario, Canada NIG 2W1

treasurer

William Culp
DVM, DACVS

ACVS Founding Fellow, Minimally Invasive Surgery
ACVS Founding Fellow, Surgical Oncology

Professor, University of California-Davis Davis, CA 95616

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Jeffrey J. Runge
DVM, DACVS

ACVS Founding Fellow, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Guardian Veterinary Specialists Brewster, NY 10509

Social Media Chair

Kristin Coleman
DVM, MS, DACVS

Associate Surgeon

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists Houston, TX, 77024

treasurer

William Culp
DVM, DACVS

ACVS Founding Fellow, Minimally Invasive Surgery
ACVS Founding Fellow, Surgical Oncology

Professor, University of California-Davis Davis, CA 95616

SECRETARY

Nicole Buote
DVM, DACVS

Chief of Surgery

VCA West Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA

WEBMASTER

Chris Thomson
DVM, DACVS-SA

Associate Surgeon, Veterinary Specialty Hospital

North County San Diego, CA, 92069

Social Media Chair

Kristin Coleman
DVM, MS, DACVS

Associate Surgeon

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists Houston, TX, 77024

research committee

Ingrid Balsa

Chair
MED, DVM, DACVS

Clinical Assistant Professor, University of California-Davis

Davis, CA, 95616

Eric Monnet

DVM, PhD, DACVS, DECVS

Professor, Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO, 80525

Cassie Lux

DVM, DACVS-SA

Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee

Knoxville, CN, 37996

abstract review committee

Jaqueline scott

Chair
DACVS, DVSc, BVSc

Hiroo Kanai

DVM

Hospital director of Kanai Veterinary Surgery
(Scheduled to obtain a PhD in 2021)

Himeji, Japan

Phil Mayhew

BVM&S, MRCVS, DACVS

Professor of Small Animal Soft Tissue and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Davis, CA 95616

Betsy Swanson

DVM, DACVS

Associate Professor of Small Animal Surgery, Mississippi State University

Jaqueline scott

Chair
DACVS, DVSc, BVSc

Hiroo Kanai

DVM

Hospital director of Kanai Veterinary Surgery
(Scheduled to obtain a PhD in 2021)

Himeji, Japan

Phil Mayhew

BVM&S, MRCVS, DACVS

Professor of Small Animal Soft Tissue and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Davis, CA 95616

Betsy Swanson

DVM, DACVS

Associate Professor of Small Animal Surgery, Mississippi State University

behind the scenes

past presidents

J. Brad Case, DVM, MS, DACVS

Associate Professor, University of Florida

Phillip Mayhew, BVM&S, DACVS

Professor, University of California-Davis

Eric Monnet, DVM, PhD, DACVS

Professor, Colorado State University

Boel Fransson, DVM, PhD, DACVS

Associate Professor, Washington State University

Mary Ann Radlinksy, DVM, MS, DACVS

Associate Professor, University of Georgia

Lynetta Freeman, DVM, MS, DACVS

Associate Professor, Purdue University

FOUNDING PRESIDENTS

Eric Monnet, DVM, PhD, DACVS

Professor, Colorado State University

David Twedt, DVM, DACVIM

Professor, Colorado State University