Dr. Brown is a board-certified clinical pathologist with a passion for the practice of veterinary medicine. She left academia for a unique specialty position at a bustling general, referral, and emergency small-animal hospital in central Pennsylvania. There she enjoys contributing her pathology expertise patient-side, overseeing laboratory diagnostics, advising and educating clinicians and staff, and communicating with owners to help them better understand their pets’ laboratory abnormalities. Dr. Brown also provides continuing education on the value of laboratory diagnostics all over the globe. The views and opinions in this piece are the authors own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of either The Vetiverse or IDEXX.