Kate Cummings, DVM, DACVAA, is a veterinary anesthesiologist at MedVet in Columbus, Ohio. Her clinical interests include regional anesthesia with the utilization of peripheral nerve blocks, epidurals, and transfusion medicine. A graduate of Michigan State University, she completed a rotating internship at Michigan Veterinary Specialists and an anesthesiology residency at Tufts Cummings. Dr. Cummings is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia, and the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management.
Lois Wetmore, DVM, MS, ScD, DACVAA, is assistant professor in the department of clinical sciences at Tufts University Cummings, where her focus is anesthesiology and pain management. Her research interests are in pharmacogenetics, specifically polymorphisms in opioid receptors, the effects of MDR1 mutations on opioid pharmacokinetics, and the metabolism of NSAIDs in dogs. Dr. Wetmore received her DVM from Colorado State University and ScD from Harvard School of Public Health.