[Vet Nurses] Diagnosing and Managing Pruritus in the Dog
Time: 20:00 – 21:00
BVSc (Hons) MMedVet(Med) PhD ECVIM-CA
Professor of Small Animal Medicine in the Department of Companion Animal Clinical Studies.
Andrew Leisewitz graduated from the Veterinary Faculty of the University of Pretoria at Onderstepoort in 1987. He gained an Honours degree soon after, and completed a residency and Masters in small animal medicine in 1995. He became a Diplomat of the European College of Internal Medicine in 2003. He started as a junior academic at the Veterinary Faculty in 1990 and his research focus has been canine babesiosis. He has been published in over 50 publications and, as an active clinician, teacher and researcher, has spent over 30 years working as a Specialist in a Veterinary Academic Hospital. He initiated and runs the Dermatology Clinic in the Hospital and has taught under a post-graduate dermatology for decades. He currently holds the position of Professor of Small Animal Medicine in the Department of Companion Animal Clinical Studies.