Ann graduated from the University of Queensland in 1997. After graduation she worked in general practice in Melbourne and the United Kingdom before returning to the University of Queensland Veterinary Teaching Hospital. While at UQ she obtained her membership in small animal internal medicine. Ann then briefly worked at Veterinary Specialist Services in 2003 before going to the United States to pursue a residency in small animal internal medicine at Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Indiana.
Ann completed her Masters in veterinary medicine and passed her internal medicine exams at the end of her training program in 2006. She was awarded her Diplomate in Small Animal Internal Medicine by the American College of Veterinary Medicine in March 2007. During her Residency, Ann was awarded the Katie McAllister Compassion Award for compassionate care of her patients, voted on by veterinary students and veterinary faculty. Ann returned to Australia in July 2006 to start working with the internal medicine team at Veterinary Specialist Services (Brisbane).
Ann’s current areas of interest are urinary, endocrinology and non-invasive diagnostics. Ann is excited to be starting up the small animal medicine referral service at UQ Veterinary Medical Centre Gatton and to be involved in clinical research, teaching and caring for her small animal patients.