Meet The Team
BVSC MRCVS DipACVIM (medical oncology) American and RCVS Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Oncology
Iain qualified from Bristol University in 1990 and worked in general practice for twelve years. In 2007, he completed a residency in the United States
and became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in the subspecialty of oncology.
Iain is an internationally recognised specialist and educator in the field of veterinary oncology. Through work in academia and now in private practice, he is responsible for the treatment of small animal patients with a wide range of cancer presentations, and has experience in the training of students, interns and residents.
DVM Dipl ECVIM-Ca (Oncology) MRCVS European Veterinary Specialist in Small Animal Oncology RCVS recognised Specialist in Veterinary Oncology
Spela graduated in 2010 from Veterinary Faculty in Ljubljana, Slovenia. After two extensive oncology externships in the USA
Spela undertook an internship at a private practice in the Netherlands followed by a residency in Oncology at Edinburgh University, where she is now Head of Oncology and a Lecturer in Small Animal Oncology.
Jo gained her nursing qualification in 1994 and after a period of locum work became the head nurse at a small animal hospital in Gloucester. She subsequently spent four years in the United States both in private practice and at the University of Minnesota.
Jo became the oncology nurse at the University of Liverpool Small Animal Teaching Hospital in 2007. Her responsibilities have included sourcing, preparing and overseeing the safe administration of chemotherapy agents. Jo also provides support and guidance to students and staff rotating through the busy oncology department. She has lectured on chemotherapy administration and patient aftercare.
Her primary role within Chemopet is to procure chemotherapy agents and disposables, individually prepare pharmaceuticals and oversee delivery of goods.
Jo also offers education and advice to veterinarians and support staff and is involved in delivering CPD both in house and regionally.