CONTACT: Tara Smith
April 11, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBER
HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association (NJVMA) has announced that Kristi Gannon, DVM, DACVECC, will serve a three-year term on the association’s Executive Board.
Dr. Gannon joins the Board from Oradell Animal Hospital in Paramus where she serves as the Director of the Emergency and Critical Care Services. She is a 1996 graduate of Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care.
“I am an advocate of organized veterinary medicine because it provides a more effective method for the profession to recognize and address issues as a collective unit,” said Dr. Gannon. “As a profession, we must continue to provide affordable care while delivering the best possible care to our patients.”
As a member of the NJVMA Executive Board, Dr. Gannon will be charged with serving as the governing body of the association, establishing the strategic plan of the association, and providing direction to the various committees and task forces that support the implementation of the association objectives as directed by the Executive Board.
The NJVMA Executive Board also includes Dr. Neal Beeber of Little Falls Animal Hospital in Little Falls, Dr. Anthony DeCarlo of Red Bank Veterinary Hospital in Tinton Falls, Dr. Ian Driben of Burl-Moor-Driben Animal Hospital in Moorestown, Dr. Mary Moon of Hamilton Veterinary Hospital in Trenton, and Dr. Daniel Stobie of NorthStar VETS in Robbinsville.
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The New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association (NJVMA) was founded in 1884 and is a professional association representing the state's licensed veterinarians. The NJVMA is dedicated to advancing the veterinary profession in New Jersey. For more information, visit www.njvma.org.