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    Prof Colin Burrows


    Location: College of Veterinary Medicine Department of Small Animal Medicine PO Box 100126 Gainsville, Florida USA 32610-0126


    Professor Colin F Burrows BVetMed, PhD, HonFRCVS, DipACVIM is an Emeritus Professor of medicine and Chair of the department of small animal clinical sciences at the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine.

    A graduate of the Royal Veterinary College, University of London, he received a PhD in comparative medical sciences from the University of Pennsylvania in 1980 and joined the faculty at the University of Florida in that same year. He is the recipient of numerous international veterinary awards, including two from the WSAVA. He is also a founder and former CEO of the North American Veterinary Community and editor in chief of the Global digital edition of Clinician’s Brief.

    Professor Burrows is passionate about education for veterinary students and for veterinary practitioners, particularly those in developing countries. He has delivered continuing education presentations in more than 50 countries and is an honorary member of the British, Austrian and Russian Small Animal Veterinary Associations. He is also the recent recipient of a grant from the Rotary Foundation to support the work of Mission Rabies in India.

    Professor Burrows joined the WSAVA’s Executive Board in 2011 and served as President from 2013-2016. He is currently Immediate Past President.


    Board Member Status: Past President


    One Health Committee(OHC): Member