Dr. Martinez will advance ... knowledge about Alfaxan® Multidose injectable anesthetic.
NORTH KANSAS CITY, Miss. (PRWEB) November 05, 2018
Jurox, Inc. announces the addition of Elizabeth Martinez DVM, DACVAA, to its US technical services team. Dr. Martinez is a board-certified member of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia. In addition to training veterinary surgeons and nurses on the use of Alfaxan® Multidose injectable anesthetic, she will be tasked with helping to develop the company’s Think AnesthesiaTM platform, an initiative that communicates best anesthesia practices to the veterinary community.
Jim Van Proosdy, Jurox’ USA Country Manager, explains, “Dr. Martinez is a board-certified anesthesiologist. Currently there are 271 active American Board Certified Veterinary Anesthesiologist and this group is at the forefront of anesthesia science and sets the agenda for advancements in how it is practiced at the hospital level. Dr. Martinez will be invaluable in advancing industry knowledge about Alfaxan® Multidose, a next generation induction and maintenance agent.”
“I am beginning a new chapter in my veterinary career and I’m thrilled to be part of the Jurox team,” said Dr. Martinez. “ The Jurox vision aligns with mine with respect to developing safe and effective anesthesia products and training the industry in their use. Together, we can raise anesthesia education to a higher level.”
Dr. Martinez completed her undergraduate degree and attended veterinary medical school at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. Subsequently, Dr. Martinez completed an internship and residency in Veterinary Anesthesia at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. She joined the faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University in College Station, TX in 1990 and has practiced and taught anesthesiology there for the past 28 years.
Jurox Pty Ltd formulates and manufactures greater than 100 animal health products, including the Alfaxan® range, at its FDA-cGMP-compliant facility located in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia.