Jennifer MacLeay, MBA, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Dr. MacLeay is the Chief Scientific Officer of the AKC Canine Health Foundation.
Dr. MacLeay received her DVM from The Ohio State University, completed an internship in Charlottesville, VA and residency and PhD at The University of Minnesota. She is boarded by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and completed an MBA at the University of Kansas. At the University of Minnesota and Colorado State University Dr. MacLeay taught in the veterinary teaching hospitals, conducted research, and taught in the veterinary medicine curriculum. Most recently Dr. MacLeay was Medical Director at Hill’s Pet Nutrition where she developed and executed research that fused patient needs, physiology, and technology. She supported basic research, product development, and exercised strategic study design to deliver state of the art claims, elevating patient care.
Dr. MacLeay’s deep understanding of internal medicine and love of One Health will now be focused on accelerating the growth of the AKC Canine Health Foundation. She is a subject matter expert in acid base and mineral metabolism and urolithiasis and is a skilled communicator having authored or co-authored over 50 peer reviewed scientific papers and book chapters in addition to over 80 abstracts for conferences and meetings presented nationally and internationally.
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