PATHOLOGY


Dr Barry Rickman

Dr Barry Rickman

Barry Rickman, VMD, PhD started his veterinary pathology training in 2002. He is a diplomate with the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (DACVP). Dr. Rickman trained in veterinary medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, obtained his doctorate in natural products chemistry at Columbia University and completed his pathology training and fellowship at The University of Washington Medical School in Seattle. Dr. Rickman has worked in a variety of areas in pathology within academia, government, and a private diagnostic laboratory. He has a strong interest in diagnostic pathology of all species, especially horses, dogs, cats and wildlife birds. Other areas of interest include forensic veterinary pathology, cancer research, and the involvement of cannabinoid receptors with pain and inflammation.

Dr Neil U. Horadagoda

Dr Neil U. Horadagoda

BVSc MVSc PhD MACVSc (Pathobiology)
Senior Veterinary Pathologist


Dr Horadagoda is a Veterinary Pathologist with a PhD in veterinary clinical pathology from the University of Liverpool, UK. He is also a member of the Pathobiology chapter of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists.
Neil has extensive research and diagnostic experience in both anatomical and clinical pathology having worked for many years in these disciplines and in a variety of diseases affecting large and small animals. His research interests cover general diagnostic pathology of animals with a special reference to the use of acute phase proteins in the early disease diagnosis, plant toxicosis and respiratory disease.

Kathy Turner

Kathy Turner

Laboratory Technician

Kathy is a laboratory Scientist that joined the UVTHC Clinical Pathology in early 2006.
She works 3 days as a Laboratory Technician, performing routine and special pathology tests from clinic patients and referring veterinary practices. She has a special interest in Biochemistry.
Kathy spends 2 days a week in Dermatology, performing intradermal skin testing of patients, and assisting the Dermatologists in a variety of roles.
Outside of work hours Kathy has a horse addiction in particular pony dressage and showing.

Sopheak Chaophrasy

Laboratory Technician