Carolyn O’Brien
Dr Carolyn O’Brien
BVSc(Hons), MVetClinStud, FACVSc(feline)

Carolyn O’Brien is a Registered Specialist in Feline Medicine.

She graduated from the University of Melbourne and worked in private practice both in Melbourne and the UK for the first five years of her veterinary career. Carolyn then completed a residency in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Sydney. She concurrently obtained a Masters in Veterinary Clinical Studies in the epidemiology and treatment of cryptococcosis in cats and dogs. After her residency she stayed on at the University of Sydney as a Senior Registrar.

Having successfully gained her fellowship qualification, she commenced referral practice in Melbourne, from the Veterinary Referral Hospital in Hallam and then from the Univeristy of Melbourne, as well as being a partner in a private feline-only clinic.

She is currently in the final stages of her PhD project, and is a senior tutor for the Centre of Veterinary Education’s Feline Medicine Distance Education course.

Carolyn is interested in all aspects of feline medicine but is particularly interested in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology. She also has a strong interest effective adult learning and professional development.

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