BSc(Vet) (Hons) BVSc(Hons) MANZCVS DipACVAA DipECVAA
Chris is a registered specialist in veterinary anaesthesia having obtained both American and European speciality qualifications. His main interests include anaesthesia and critical care of horses, camelids and other large animals.
After graduation from the University of Sydney in 2004, Chris completed an internship in anaesthesia at Scone Equine Hospital. He has also worked in medical research at the University of Sydney and in neonatal critical care at Scone Equine Hospital. In 2007 Chris commenced a residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia at Murdoch University. Chris gained membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in both Medicine of Horses (2008) and Veterinary Anaesthesia and Critical Care (2009). He is a Diplomate of the American and European Colleges of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.
In 2010 Chris moved to Charles Sturt University, where alongside teaching and research, he works in the equine and small animal hospitals. Chris is an examiner for the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists.
Chris' research interests are non-invasive monitoring technologies; ventilation and respiratory support; reducing morbidity and mortality in anaesthetised horses; the effects of anaesthesia on renal function; and neonatal critical care.