Maria Bell, DVM, is a clinical pathology intern at Kansas State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory. Dr. Bell earned her DVM from University of Missouri and practiced mixed animal, small animal, and exotic animal medicine in various practices for 11 years.
Lisa M. Pohlman, DVM, MS, DACVP, is an associate professor of clinical pathology at Kansas State University. She earned her DVM from University of Guelph and her MS in clinical pathology from Auburn University, where she also completed a residency. Dr. Pohlman serves as the president and medical director of the Riley County Humane Society in Manhattan, Kansas, and is an active teacher and mentor of veterinary interns, residents, and graduate students. She enjoys providing CE in clinical pathology through speaking engagements, online courses, and publications. Her research interests include improvement of clinical pathology laboratory methods and identification and characterization of disease in domestic species, particularly in shelter animals, as well as pets owned by individuals who cannot afford routine veterinary care.