Jane G. Owens, DVM, PhD, DACVCP
Dr. Owens received a B.S. in Animal Science from the University of Kentucky and her DVM from Tuskegee University, School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her Doctoral training in Equine Pharmacology at the Department of Veterinary Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology at Louisiana State University and her Doctoral Fellowship at the Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Dr. Owens has worked in the Animal Health Pharmaceutical industry for nearly 25 years to discover, develop and register new drugs for all veterinary species including dogs, cats, horses and food animals. She started her career in industry at Pfizer Animal Health in Connecticut before moving to Indiana with Elanco Animal Health. Dr. Owens is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology and is the Past President of the American Academy of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. She also serves as President and founding member of the Veterinary Pharmacology Research Foundation. Dr. Owens has participated in several American Veterinary Medical Association committees and is the past chair of the Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents. Her interests include breeding and racing horses and keeping up with her Irish Terrier, Darcy.
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