Cheryl Irzyk Kata, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia), CVPP, works with North Carolina State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Raleigh. She earned her VTS in anesthesia and analgesia in 2009 and her CVPP in 2013. She has successfully mentored several veterinary nurses in pursuit of the VTS in anesthesia. Cheryl’s clinical interests include pain management and patient care, and she is always prepared to learn something new.
FUN FACT: Cheryl lives outside of Raleigh, NC, with her husband, John; their 2 dogs, Claudia Jean and Kendra Lee; 1 crazy cat, Joaquin; and Andrea, a sweet old gecko.