Michael Herrtage

MA DVSc DVR DVD DSAM DipECVIM DipECVDI FRCVS

Biography

Mike Herrtage MRCVSMike Herrtage graduated from the University of Liverpool and is currently Professor of Small Animal Medicine at the University of Cambridge.

He is Dean of the Cambridge Veterinary School and is in charge of the small animal medicine and diagnostic imaging services at the Queen's Veterinary School Hospital.

His clinical responsibilities include all aspects of small animal medicine and diagnostic imaging, but he has a particular interest in endocrine and metabolic disorders.

He was awarded the British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) Woodrow Award in 1986 for outstanding contributions in the field of small animal veterinary medicine and the BSAVA Blaine Award for outstanding contributions to the advancement of small animal medicine in 2000.

In 2014, he was awarded the World Small Animal Veterinary Association International Award for Scientific Achievement for outstanding contributions by a veterinarian, who has had a significant impact on the advancement of knowledge concerning the cause, detection, cure and/or control of disorders of companion animals.

He has been President of the British Veterinary Radiology Association, President of the British Small Animal Veterinary Association, President of the European Society of Veterinary Internal Medicine and President of the European Board of Veterinary Specialisation.

He is a Diplomate of both the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, and was until recently President of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.

He has spoken at many international meetings and published over 200 articles in refereed journals.

  

Council Member category

  • Appointed: University of Cambridge, 1997 - 2020

Declaration of interests

Directorships

None

Shareholdings

No significant holdings

Consultancies

Consultant, Nationwide Specialist Laboratories

Appointments to other bodies

  • Member and Scientific Advisor, Kennel Club
  • Trustee, Kennel Club Charitable Trust
  • Fellow and Vice-Master, St. Edmunds College
  • Past President, European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Dean of the Veterinary School, University of Cambridge

Membership of other veterinary or allied organisations

  • British Veterinary Association
  • British Small Animal Veterinary Association
  • European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine - Companion Animals
  • European Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
  • European Society of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Employment

University

Qualifications (other than veterinary qualifications listed in the Register)

None

Interests relating to immediate family or close friends

None

Other relevant information

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