Director of Equine Behaviour, The Horse Trust
Gemma combines her time between research and outreach on behalf of the The Horse Trust and seeing clinical equine behaviour cases where she is based at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh. After working in ambulatory practice Gemma moved to the Dick Vet where she completed a rotating residency programme in the equine hospital, becoming an advanced practitioner in equine medicine, alongside an MScR investigating horse veterinarian interactions. Subsequently she completed her CCAB (certified clinical animal behaviourist) and her PhD thesis ‘Investigating the stress responses of horses undergoing veterinary care’ and has recently being awarded RCS specialist status in Veterinary Behavioural Medicine (Equine)
06-Jun-2024Clinical Theatre 3An introduction to equine behavioural medicine - is it pain or behaviour?