Daniel Pang

Professor (Anesthesia and Analgesia)



American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia


European College of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

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Office : HRICGA14


Dr. Pang primarily teaches in the anesthesia (VetM523) and lecture course, the associated clinical skills laboratories, and clinical anesthesia rotations. He has supervised research projects by undergraduate and veterinary students, interns, graduate students, and residents.

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Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Clinical Science
  • Equine Health
  • Neuroscience
  • Veterinary Medical Education

Research / Scholarly Activities

Dr. Pang's research interests are in pain assessment and welfare, particularly the applications of pain assessment scales, patient safety, and the concept of enhanced recovery protocols for optimizing perioperative care. His research is supported primarily through federal and university funding, and he is a recipient of a Zoetis Excellence in Research Award. He was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons for his contributions to research and he is co-Editor-in-Chief of the journal, Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia.


Daniel Pang is a Professor of veterinary anesthesiology at the University of Calgary. He received his veterinary degree from the University of Bristol (2000) and worked in small animal practice in the UK before completing an internship at the University of Glasgow, followed by a residency and MSc in veterinary anesthesia at the Université de Montréal. He received his doctorate in neuroscience (molecular mechanisms of volatile anesthetics) from Imperial College, London (2011) and is a Diplomate of the European and American Colleges of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia.