Lecturer in Veterinary Oncology, Royal Veterinary College
Irina graduated from Justus-Liebig University in Giessen, Germany, in 2010, after which she completed her doctoral thesis in oncology. Following two years in general practice, she moved to the UK where she completed an internship in oncology at the VRCC (now Southfields) in 2014. Irina started a residency in small animal oncology at the University of Liverpool, becoming an ECVIM and RCVS oncology specialist in 2017. After working as Clinician at Davies Veterinary Specialists for two years, she joined the RVC as Lecturer in Oncology in 2019 and is currently head of department. She founded the Oncology Camp for residents, interns and interested practitioners in 2018. Irina presently is a member of the ECVIM education committee and ESVONC member-at-large.