Elisa M. Mazzaferro
MS, DVM, PhD, DACVECC Cornell University Veterinary Specialists

Elisa M. Mazzaferro, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVECC, is a staff criticalist at Cornell University Veterinary Specialists and an adjunct associate clinical professor of emergency medicine and critical care at Cornell University. Dr. Mazzaferro completed an internship at Veterinary Institute of Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care in Wisconsin and a residency in emergency medicine and critical care at Colorado State University, where she also earned her PhD. Dr. Mazzaferro has served as the director of emergency services at a multispecialty practice in Colorado and as the immediate past president of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. She has authored 4 books as well as numerous chapters and articles on emergency medicine and critical care, and she lectures nationally and internationally.