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Resume

Ashley M. Zehnder, DVM, ABVP (Avian)

azehnder.dvm@gmail.com

Career Objectives

Prepare for an veterinary academic career with special interest in the diagnosis and treatment of oncologic disorders in companion exotic animals. Complete PhD training to improve analytical thinking abilities, research design and implementation, research techniques and add research-based literature to the exotics profession.

Education

Stanford University· Cancer Biology Graduate Program· 2009 – present

University of California, Davis · Residency – Companion Avian and Pet Exotics · 2006 – 2009

The Animal Medical Center · Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship · 2005 – 2006
Univ. of Florida School of Veterinary Medicine · Doctor of Veterinary Medicine · 2001 – 2005

(Early Admission)
University of Kentucky · credit towards Bachelor in Animal Sciences · 1999 – 2001
University of South Florida · Early Admissions Program · 1998 – 1999

Professional Presentations:

  • Aug 2010 – Therapeutic Considerations for Avian Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Aug 2008 HGH – Blood Pressure Determination in Red-Tailed Hawks
  • Aug 2007 – Physical Rehabilitation in Exotic Species
  • April 2007 – Physical Rehabilitation in Exotic Species

 

Veterinary Work Experience

Veterinary Technician
Sunset Meadows Country Animal Clinic · Gainesville, FL                    Dec 2001 – May 2005
Animal Care Services at University of Florida · Gainesville,               June 2002 – Oct 2002
Pets Plus Veterinary Care Center · Louisville, KY                              March 2001 – Aug 2001
Veterinary Associates Stonefield · Louisville, KY                             April 2000 – Aug 2000

Pathology Assistant
Animal Disease Diagnostic Lab · Lexington, KY                             Sept 2000– May 2001

Laboratory Technician

University of South Florida College of Medicine · Tampa, Florida                           May 1999 – Aug 1999

Professional Memberships

American Board of Veterinary Practitioners                                  2009 to present

Association of Avian Veterinarians                                      2001 to present

American Veterinary Medical Association                                     2001 to present

American Animal Hospital Association                                     2001 to 2006

Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians                        2005 to 2007