Taly Reyes, BS, LVMT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia), is a senior veterinary nurse of small animal anesthesia at the University of Tennessee Veterinary Medical Center, where she also completed a small animal rotating internship. She earned her bachelor’s degree in veterinary technology from University of Puerto Rico and is an active member of the Academy of Veterinary Technicians in Anesthesia and Analgesia, serving on the credentials and mentorship committees. She enjoys attending national veterinary conferences and is a member of the Tennessee Veterinary Technicians Association, the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America, and the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management.
Carrie Davis, DVM, DACVAA, works at Animal Imaging in Irving, Texas, where she provides small animal and equine specialty anesthesia care. Dr. Davis earned her DVM from The Ohio State University before completing a one-year rotating small animal internship at Carolina Veterinary Specialists. She spent the next 9 years as an emergency room clinician, then completed a residency at University of Tennessee.
Karen M. Tobias, DVM, MS, DACVS, is a professor of small animal soft tissue surgery and a board-certified surgeon at University of Tennessee. She earned her DVM from University of Illinois and completed an internship at Purdue University and a residency at The Ohio State University, where she also earned her master’s degree. Dr. Tobias has published more than 120 scientific articles and book chapters and is the author of Manual of Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery and coeditor of Veterinary Surgery: Small Animal.