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Specialty: Oncology

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Karri Meleo
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Craig Clifford
Greg Ogilvie
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Julius Liptak
Michael Lucroy
Michael Nolan
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Douglas Thamm
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Kurt Verkest

Kurt Verkest

Honors Awards and Fellowships

  • Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists, Member (MANZCVSc) Small Animal Medicine, 2001


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Queensland, 2011
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Biology (BVetBiol), University of Queensland, 1995
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc), University of Queensland, 1995

Current Professional Activities

  • Director and Consultant in Oncology, Pets Central (Hong Kong)
  • Special interest in small animal oncology
  • Director of VetWrite, scientific writing for veterinarians
Past Professional Activities
  • Owned and managed a small animal practice on the outskirts of Brisbane, Queensland.
Marital Status
  • This section is undergoing renovation — we apologise for any inconvenience
  • 1 daughter (Yavanna) who is much older than she should be.
  • 1 dog (Millie)
  • Reading
  • Birdwatching
  • Rock climbing
Favorite Quote
  • "When the student is ready, the teacher appears” ? —source uncertain.
What I like Most About VIN
  • The wealth of information attracted me, but the sense of community keeps me addicted.
Kurt Verkest

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