Upcoming Webinar • Sunday, January 23 • 12-4P
by Catriona M. MacPhail, DVM, PhD, DACVS
Routine abdominal procedures commonly performed in general practice have some subtleties that can make these surgeries more efficient and successful. In this program, we will review common abdominal surgeries in with a focus on updates about the techniques, preoperative workups, and postoperative care.
Catriona M. MacPhail, DVM, PhD, DACVS
Professor, Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery
ACVS Founding Fellow, Surgical Oncology
Department of Clinical Sciences, Colorado State University
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
Dr. MacPhail is a Professor of Small Animal Surgery at Colorado State University (CSU) Veterinary Teaching Hospital. After receiving her veterinary degree from Texas A&M University, Dr. MacPhail completed a rotating internship, surgical residency, soft tissue & surgical oncology fellowship, and PhD all at CSU. Dr. MacPhail has been on faculty at CSU since 2004. She is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS), and ACVS Founding Fellow in Surgical Oncology. Dr. MacPhail is a frequent speaker at national and international meetings, has authored numerous journal articles and book chapters. She is also a major contributing author for the 4th and 5th editions of Fossum’s textbook, Small Animal Surgery. Dr. MacPhail’s primary clinical and research interests include trauma, wound care and reconstruction, upper and lower respiratory surgery, gastrointestinal and urinary surgery, minimally-invasive surgery, and surgical training of the veterinary student.