Current Professional Activities
- Consultant, VIN Feline Internal Medicine Folder
- Facilitator, VIN Mindfulness Meditation Training/Practice
- Member, Vets4Vets
- Member, Vets@VIN
Past Professional Activities
- Veterinarian, Tree House Animal Foundation, Chicago, IL
- Board of Directors, American Association of Feline Practitioners, 2004 – 2006
Married to Dave Elsner since June 1978.
- Bassets: Milton and Theo
- Cats: Gwen, Otis and Henry
- Music (I'm partial to an eclectic mix: Gregorian Chant, Baroque, sitar, 60s rock ‘n’ roll, Frank Sinatra, and especially the poetry and music of Warren Zevon)
- Reading (most anything on Mayahana Buddhism or the writings of Ken Wilber and Pema Chodron), and The Sunday New York Times (I'm addicted to the Weddings section).
"This time, practice the main points." — Pema Chodron
What I Like Most About VIN
Working with a supportive, worldwide community of colleagues who try every day to make things better for their staffs, clients and patients.