SUSAN G. WYNN, DVM
Dr. Wynn is a graduate of the University of Georgia's College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a clinical internship in Washington, D.C., and a fellowship in viral immunology at the Emory University School of Medicine. She is co-author of four books on integrative medicine, including Veterinary Herbal Medicine, Manual of Natural Veterinary Medicine: Science and Tradition, and Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine: Principles and Practice. After 23 years of clinical practice, she recently completed a nutrition residency with the University of Tennessee's College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Wynn currently serves as director of the Nutrition and Integrative Medicine service at Georgia Veterinary Specialists in Sandy Springs, GA.
She is also certified in acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and western herbal medicine, and writes, teaches and speaks on the subject of clinical nutrition and integrative medicine.
Dr. Wynn has served as the executive director of the Veterinary Botanical Medicine Association, president of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, president-elect of the American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture and on the board of the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association. She lives with two cats. When spare time can be carved out of her schedule, she enjoys hiking, cooking, riding, travel and gardening.
NANCY SCANLAN, DVM, CVA, MSFP
Dr. Scanlan graduated from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. She has practiced holistic veterinary medicine since 1990, and currently uses acupuncture, Chinese and western herbs, trigger point therapy, nutraceutical therapy, and homotoxicology. She has spoken on these subjects at numerous meetings for veterinarians and pet owners. She currently has her veterinary practice in Sherman Oaks, CA. Dr. Scanlan currently serves on the boards of the Veterinary Botanical Medical Association,Veterinary Research Council, Veterinary Institute of Integrative Medicine and serves as the Vice President of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association. She is a member of IVAS, SCVMA, CVMA, and AVMA. She is a lecturer and author on Nutrition for Small Animals. Her articles have appeared in: Cat Fancy, Dog Fancy, Journal of the American Holistic VMA, Journal of the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society, Nutrition Science News, and Alternative Medicine Review.
PAULA JO (PJ) BROADFOOT
Dr. Broadfoot attended Arkansas State University and received a BS in Animal Science and Industry with an emphasis on Genetics. She was a member of multiple equine clubs and participated in many competitions. She graduated Kansas State University School of Veterinary Medicine, Cum Laude in 1981. Dr. Broadfoot is a member of Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association, American Veterinary Medical Association, American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association. Dr Broadfoot operates a holistically oriented veterinary practice in Van Buren, Arkansas and lectures frequently on nutritional aspects of healing. She has been interviewed on many radio programs, participated in alternative veterinary medicine forums and roundtable discussions, and lectured at multiplseminars and conferences primarily on nutritional topics and homotoxicology. Her published articles have been included in such diverse journals as Explore Magazine, The AHVMA Journal, and an English and international version of the Biotherapy Journal.
ALLEN SCHOEN, MS, DVM
Dr. Schoen, former Holistic Veterinarian of the Year, is a pioneer in the development, teaching and practice of the scientific basis of integrative veterinary medicine since 1982. Dr. Schoen is a 1978 graduate of Cornell University, College of Veterinary Medicine. He also holds a Master's Degree in neurophysiology and behavior from the University of Illinois. He is an international lecturer and has received numerous awards for his contributions in complementary and alternative veterinary medicine. Dr. Schoen is the former president of International Veterinary Acupuncture Society, a founding committee member of American Nutraceutical Council, a Charter Fellow in American College of Acupuncture, and Director of The Veterinary Institute for Therapeutic Alternatives. He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Natural Pet Products Association. His veterinary practice is based in Sherman, CT. Dr. Schoen is the editor and co-editor of 5 veterinary textbooks and the author of two books for the public including: Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine, Principles and Practice, Veterinary Acupuncture: Ancient Art to Modern Medicine, Kindred Spirits, How the Remarkable Relationship between Humans and Animals Can Transform our Lives, and Love, Miracles & Animal Healing.
DR. GARY PUSILLO, MS, PHD, PAS, ACAN DIPLOMAT, BOARD CERTIFIED ANIMAL NUTRITIONIST
Dr. Pusillo's advanced degrees are all from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Dr. Pusillo is a registered feed microscopist, a certified professional animal scientist and a board certified member of the American College of Animal Nutrition. Dr. Pusillo has a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Husbandry from the Delaware Valley College of Science and Agriculture in Doylestown, PA. His Masters degree is in Animal Production and his Ph.D. is in Animal Nutrition. Dr. Pusillo practices large animal veterinary medicine and nutritional consulting in Brazil and Argentina. Dr. Pusillo’s work is currently focused on advanced phytochemistry, nutraceutical development and complementary medicine. His ongoing research addresses the most prevalent needs of today’s livestock, companion and exotic species. Dr. Pusillo is founder and CEO of the Oasis Research Centre, a nutrition research facility focused on the product development of specialty nutraceutical products for dogs, cats, horses, livestock and exotic animals. Dr. Pusillo is widely recognized throughout the feed and nutrition industry for his expertise in direct-fed microbials and nutraceuticals. Dr. Pusillo is one of the leading private practice forensic investigators in the animal and feed industry and is regularly called upon to testify as an expert trial witness throughout the United States. Dr. Pusillo speaks and teaches worldwide and has been featured in various radio shows and TV programs as well as countless magazine articles, and is currently writing a series of books on animal nutrition.