European Veterinary Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine and RCVS Recognised Specialist in Feline Medicine
- European Veterinary Specialist in Internal Medicine
- RCVS Recognised Specialist in Feline Medicine
- Fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
- BVetMed (Hons) CertSAM DipECVIM-CA MRCVS
Sam graduated from the Royal Vet College in 2002 and completed internships in private referral practice before starting a Feline Advisory Bureau Residency at Bristol University. She was awarded the RCVS Certificate in Small Animal Medicine in 2006 and the European Diploma in Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2009. In 2011 she became an RCVS Recognised Specialist in Feline Medicine.
She is the International Society of Feline Medicine (ISFM) Academy Lead and Specialist Veterinary Advisor to ISFM as well as an examiner for the Membership of the Australia and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (Feline Medicine). She is editor of the British Small Animal Veterinary Association Companion journal and a reviewer for the Vet Record and editorial board member for the Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery. She is involved in further education as course director for the Improve course in Feline Practice and tutor on the University of Sydney Feline Medicine course. She has authored 2 books and numerous book chapters and peer reviewed publications.
She has 3 cats, 3 dogs, a hamster and 2 small boys at home to keep her busy!