24-Hour Emergency & Critical Care

Katie Nash, BVSc, MS, DACVECC

Dr. Katie Nash, Emergency Service at VETMED

 


Diplomate of the American
College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

Education

DVM, University of Queensland, Australia

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Queensland Veterinary Specialists, Australia
  • Residency in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, Auburn University, AL

Clinical Interests

  • Bleeding disorders
  • Trauma
  • Respiratory failure and mechanical ventilation
  • Toxicology and envenomations

Personal Interests

Travel, camping, hiking, rock climbing


Megan Helgeson, BVMS, MRCVS, Practice Limited to Emergency & Critical Care

Education

  • BVMS, Glasgow University School of Veterinary Medicine, Glasgow, Scotland

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group, Ventura, CA
  • Residency in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care, Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists, Glendale, WI
  • ACVECC Recover BLS (basic life support) & ALS (advanced life support) rescuer certified

Clinical Interests

  • Trauma
  • Sepsis
  • Toxicology
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Extracorporeal Therapy

Personal Interests

Traveling, hiking and camping, rugby, horseback riding (jumping and polo)


Carly Blom, DVM

Dr. Carly Blom

Education

DVM, Colorado State University
BS, Arizona State University; Barrett, the Honors College

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York, NY

Clinical Interests

  • Critical Care/Emergency Medicine
  • Toxicology
  • Infectious disease
  • Poisonous plants
  • Envenomations

Personal Interests

Tennis, graphic design, painting

 


 

Staci Brigham, DVM

Education

DVM, Oregon State University
BS, Indiana University

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Veterinary Specialty Hospital of San Diego

Clinical Interests

  • Critical Care with special interest in:
    • Sepsis
    • SIRS
    • Ventilation
    • Polytrauma

Personal Interests

Long distance running (marathons, half marathons), any activity outside, spending time with my family

 


 

Michelle Erney, VMD

Dr. Michelle Erney, Emergency Service at VETMED

Education

VMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, Southern Arizona Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center

Clinical Interests

  • Toxicities
  • Urethral Obstruction

Personal Interests

Marathon Training, CrossFit


 

Brian Goff, DVM

Dr. Brian Goff, Emergency Service at VETMED

Education

DVM, Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Small Animal Rotating Internship at Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson

Clinical Interests

  • Polytrauma
  • Immune-mediated diseases
  • Neurological disorders

Personal Interests

Binge-watching TV series on Netflix, working towards completing a 140mi Ironman, traveling, reading, and spending time with pets Keeva and Mosby.


 

Christina Grant, DVM

Dr. Christina Grant, Emergency Service at VETMED

Education

DVM, Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine
BS, Alabama A&M

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating Specialty Internship, Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson
  • Surgical Internship, Sonora Veterinary Specialists

Clinical Interests

  • Acute Trauma
  • Toxicities
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Wound Management

Personal Interests

Hiking, playing with my dogs, attending sporting and live music events


Julia Ann Podmayer, DVM

Education

DVM, Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
BS, Seattle Pacific University

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Center

Clinical Interests

  • Rehabilitiation
  • Acupuncture
  • Toxicities
  • Wound Management
  • Trauma

Personal Interests

Traveling, spending time with her dogs, Ivy and Beau, and art


Jacob Tupper, DVM

Education

DVM, University of California, Davis

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, VCA San Francisco Veterinary Specialists
  • Specialty Internship in Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
  • Residency in Veterinary Anesthesiology, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Clinical Interests

  • Anesthesia
  • Pain management
  • Critical care
    • Sepsis/SIRS
    • Ventilation
    • Trauma

Personal Interests

Cooking, anything outside, reading