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Biographical entry Studdert, Virginia Perryman

Born
United States of America
Occupation
Veterinarian and Educator

Summary

Virginia Studdert was the first female veterinarian to be appointed chair in a veterinary school in Australia (1991). She published more than fifty papers on clinical conditions in cats and dogs.

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Events

1960
Education - Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) received from the University of California, USA
1965
Life event - Settled in Australia
1965 - 1977
Career position - Lecturer at the University of Melbourne
1977 - 1990
Career position - Senior Lecturer at the University of Melbourne
1990 -
Career position - Specialist in Dog and Cat Medicine at the Veterinary Board of Victoria
1991 -
Career position - Member of the Research Committee of the Australian Companion Animal Health Foundation
1991 -
Career position - Chair of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the University of Melbourne
1991 - 2002
Career position - Professor of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the University of Melbourne
1997 - 2000
Career position - Member of the Environment Protection Board in Victoria
1999 -
Career position - Convenor in the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Science Advisory Committee at the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Victoria
December 2001
Career position - Honorary Doctor of Veterinary Science received from the University of Melbourne, for her distinguished work for the faculty and for veterinary education in Australia
2002 -
Career position - Emeritus Professor in the Faculty of Veterinary Science at the University of Melbourne

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Online Resources

See also

  • Herd, Margaret (ed.), Who's Who in Australia 2002, 38 edn, Crown Content, Melbourne, 2001, 2020 pp. Details

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