Elin Maki, MS, is a junior veterinary student (class of 2022) at Kansas State University. She earned her MS in entomology and is interested in pursuing a career in veterinary pathology or shelter medicine.
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.