IDEXX @ WVC 2019

IDEXX Speakers at WVC 2019

Graham E. A. Bilbrough, MA, VetMB, CertVA, MRCVS

After graduating from the University of Cambridge, Dr. Bilbrough spent a year in mixed practice in Oxfordshire, England, before returning to Cambridge to become the BSAVA Petsavers resident in anesthesia and critical patient care. Later he became the senior anesthetist at the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital. He joined IDEXX in 2006, where he is a medical affairs manager.

Michael W. Dryden, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVM

Dr. Dryden is a university distinguished professor of veterinary parasitology in the Department of Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology at Kansas State University. He received his DVM from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1984, spent 2.5 years in private practice, and then received his MS and PhD in veterinary parasitology from Purdue University. 

Emma Lishness

Ms. Lishness joined IDEXX in 2013. She manages IDEXX’s social media presence on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter. Ms. Lishness is a Maine native and a graduate of the University of St. Andrews. When she’s not at work, she can be found exploring the Maine coast with her rescue beagle Sam.

Meryl P. Littman, VMD, DACVIM

Dr. Littman, Professor Emerita of Medicine, trained at the University of Pennsylvania and stayed on as a clinician-educator there for almost 40 years. Her interests include tick-borne diseases, leptospirosis, protein-losing diseases, and genetic kidney diseases. She chaired the ACVIM Lyme disease consensus statement and now chairs the update.

Fred Metzger, DVM, MRCVS, DABVP

Dr. Metzger is a 1986 graduate of the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine, a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, and an adjunct professor at the Pennsylvania State University. A published textbook and article coauthor, he owns the Metzger Animal Hospital in State College, Pennsylvania.

Wendy S. Myers, CVJ

Ms. Myers owns Communication Solutions for Veterinarians, in Denver, Colorado. Her firm helps teams improve telephone and communication skills, client service, and compliance. She offers monthly continuing education credit webinars and is the author of 101 Communication Skills for Veterinary Teams. Ms. Myers is a member of the American Animal Hospital Association and serves on a committee for the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry.

Jennifer Ogeer, DVM, MS, MBA

A graduate of the Ontario Veterinary College, Dr. Ogeer completed an emergency medicine/critical care residency at Tufts University/Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston and an MS degree (critical care) at the Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph. Her interests include kidney disease, coagulation, pancreatitis, and real-time PCR.

J. Catharine Scott-Moncrieff, MA, VetMB, MS, DACVIM, DSAM, DECVIM

Dr. Scott-Moncrieff is professor of small-animal internal medicine and director of international programs. She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, and she holds a diploma in small-animal medicine from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.