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Susan Emerson


Clinical Instructor
Veterinary Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences (VCDS)

Contact Information: 

+1 (970) 297-5000


Dr. Emerson received her DVM with Honours from Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph in 2005.  She has always had a special interest in equine lameness diagnosis and imaging.  She completed one year of private equine practice at Woodbine Racetrack prior to relocating to Oregon in May of 2006 to join Northwest Equine Performance, a performance horse practice specializing in lameness diagnosis and imaging.  Over a six year period, she continued to hone her skills in musculoskeletal diagnostic imaging including radiography, ultrasound, nuclear scintigraphy, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).  Dr. Emerson joined the University of Calgary in August of 2012 as a Clinical Fellow and Sessional Instructor pursuing further training in Diagnostic Imaging.

Dr. Emerson is currently located at Colorado State University where she is completing the Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging Residency. During her residency she will be actively contributing to the diagnostic imaging program at UCVM. She will physically return to the University of Calgary in July of 2016.

Graduate Program Affiliations : 
Veterinary Medical Sciences