Contact Us/Officers

Please contact us with any questions or concerns at:  SVSTSurgery@gmail.com
President:
2018-2019
Elizabeth Swanson, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS
Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University
Department of Clinical Sciences 
Starkville, Mississippi

President-elect:
2018-2019
Janet Grimes, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS-SA
Assistant Professor, University of Georgia
Department of Small Animal Medicine & Surgery
Athens, Georgia
jgrimes@uga.edu


Secretary/Treasurer:

2003-present
Cheryl Hedlund, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS
Professor of Surgery, Iowa State University
Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Ames, Iowa

Technology Officer:

2016-present
W. Alex Fox-Alvarez, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS-SA
Assistant Professor, University of Florida
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Gainesville, Florida



Past-Presidents:


2017-2018
Michelle Waschak, DVM, Diplomate ACVS
Small Animal Surgeon
VCA Animal Specialty Center of South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina 
michelle.waschak@vca.com


2016-2017
Deanna Worley, DVM, Diplomate ACVS
Assistant Professor, Colorado State University
Department of Clinical Sciences
Fort Collins, Colorado


2014-2015
Boel Fransson, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVS
Assistant Professor, Washington State University
Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Pullman, Washington 
bfransso@vetmed.wsu.edu



2012-2013
Joe Hauptman, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS
Professor, Michigan State University
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
East Lansing, MI



2010-2012
Eric Monnet, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVS
Professor, Colorado State University
Department of Clinical Sciences
Fort Collins, Colorado