Sheilah A Robertson

Sheilah A Robertson, BVMS (Hons), PhD, DECVAA, DACAW, DECAWBM (WSEL), CVA, MRCVS

Professor

Department: Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Business Phone: (352) 271-8563
Business Email: robertsons@ufl.edu

About Sheilah A Robertson

Dr. Sheila Robertson has been a faculty member at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Canada, the University of Florida, and Michigan State University. She spent two years as an Assistant Director in the Animal Welfare Division at the American Veterinary Medical Association. Her research interests include assessment of pain in cats, dogs and horses, the use of opioids in cats and the development of anesthetic protocols for pediatric patients and large-scale spay-neuter clinics. She was a member of the Association of Shelter Veterinarian’s Task Force to Advance Spay-Neuter, the American Association or Feline Practitioners (AAFP) welfare committee, the Feline Nursing guidelines committee, and the Feline Anesthesia Guidelines Taskforce. In 2017 she became the Senior Medical Director for Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice, a network of over 100 veterinarians who specialize in end of life care and in-home euthanasia.

Publications

2020 Veterinary ophthalmology
2018 Journal of feline medicine and surgery
2016 Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia
2014 Equine veterinary journal
2010 Journal of veterinary emergency and critical care (San Antonio, Tex. : 2001)
2010 Journal of feline medicine and surgery
2010 Compendium (Yardley, PA)
2010 The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice
2009 Preventive veterinary medicine
2008 The Veterinary clinics of North America. Small animal practice
2008 Journal of feline medicine and surgery
2006 Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
2005 Veterinary Clinics of North America-Small Animal Practice
2004 The Veterinary clinics of North America. Equine practice
2004 Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics
2003 Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia
2002 Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2002 Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
2001 The veterinary clinics of North America. Exotic animal practice
2001 Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia
2001 Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics
1992 Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Education

Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine
2014 · University of Florida
Doctor of Philosophy
1985 · Faculty of Medicine, University of Bristol
BVMS (with honours)
1980 · University of Glasgow

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 271-8563
Emails:
Business:
robertsons@ufl.edu