I returned to what I feel I am meant to do in life, which is to help animals lead healthy, long-lasting lives.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) May 30, 2017
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Corinne A. Thomas as a 2017-2018 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in veterinary science. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 850,000 members, a thriving eChapter and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Corinne into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Corinne Thomas has 25 years of experience caring for animals. From working at the Elmwood Park Zoo to her role as a Veterinary Associate to leadership roles in veterinary medicine development and commercialization at Pfizer Animal Health and SciRex Corporation, Dr. Thomas worked tirelessly to ensure all animals under her care were healthy and cared for.
In 2002, Dr. Thomas returned to work in a clinical setting and in 2010, she opened Aardvark Animal Hospital in Downingtown, PA. “I returned to what I feel I am meant to do in life, which is to help animals lead healthy, long-lasting lives,” she said. At the full-service, state-of-the-art facility, Dr. Thomas and her dedicated staff provide compassionate, professional, veterinary care to dogs, cats, small exotic animals and small farm animals. The expert services they provide include surgery, medical, pharmacy and dental care, as well as kennel services such as grooming and boarding.
In the near future, Dr. Thomas plans to open a 24-hour emergency facility to accommodate and help even more animals in the area. She is a member of the American Veterinarian Association and an avid supporter of animal rescue organizations.
Awards & Accomplishments: V.M.D.-Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine; Bachelor’s, Central Michigan University, Biology
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