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Dr. David Vail received his DVM from the University of Saskatchewan in 1984 and completed a residency in Medical Oncology at Colorado State University. He is currently Professor of Oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a member of the Paul Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Director of the Center for Clinical Trials and Research at the School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Vail has published over 100 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts and 40 book chapters in the field of veterinary and comparative oncology. David is co-editor of the textbook Small Animal Clinical Oncology, North American Journal Editor for Veterinary and Comparative Oncology, President of the Canine Comparative Oncology and Genomics Consortium (CCOGC) and a founding member of the Comparative Oncology Trials Consortium (COTC). He is the past Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Boards for both the Morris Animal Foundation and the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Foundation.
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