BVSc, MRCVS, MANZCVS, MVSc
After Graduating from Liverpool University in 1984, Neil spent 4 years in general mixed practice in the north of England before leaving the U.K. for Australia in 1989. He spent 3 years working predominantly in racetrack practice in Brisbane before moving down to Sydney in 1992 where he took up a position at Agnes Banks Equine Clinic. In 1996 he gained membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Critical Care.
In 2013 Neil fulfilled a long term ambition to complete a Master of Veterinary Studies in Conservation Medicine at Murdoch University. In 2015 he joined the staff at Charles Sturt University as a lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia.
In addition to veterinary anaesthesia he maintains a keen interest in wildlife and conservation issues as well as clinical equine work.
Teaching of anaesthesia within clinical rotations but have responsibility for teaching into a number of subjects, including VSC425, Companion Animal Medicine and Surgery 2;
VSC410, spey clinics
VSC450, cattle caesarian practicals.
Subject coordinator for Phase 3 CR6 specialism rotation
Completing Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
At present largely supervision and mentoring of veterinary student honour's projects.
Association of Veterinary Anaesthetists
Member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists
Australian Veterinary AssociationEquine Veterinarians Australia