Rowena Packer

Rowena Packer

Rowena Packer

Lecturer in Companion Animal Behaviour and Welfare Science, Royal Veterinary College
Rowena graduated from the University of Bristol with a first-class BSc in Animal Behaviour and Welfare (2009), followed by a PhD in Veterinary Science at RVC (2013) exploring the impact of conformational extremes on canine health. She has continued to work at RVC in the field of canine health and welfare research, including being awarded a BBSRC Future Leader Fellowship in 2016, and becoming Lecturer in Companion Animal Behaviour and Welfare Science in 2020, leading a research team exploring diverse topics in this area. Rowena has authored over 70 papers on canine and feline health and welfare since 2012.

Sponsors & Partners

Education Partners

  • RVC
  • BVA

Platinum Sponsors

  • IVC
  • Hills
  • Idexx
  • humm
  • Vets4Pets
  • Virbac
  • Zoetis

Gold Sponsors

  • Elanco
  • Pioneer

Silver Sponsors

  • Medivet
  • MWI
  • GreenCross
  • iM3
  • Petsapp
  • Lintbells

Wet Lab Partner

  • Central CPD

Media Partners

  • Vet Record
  • Vet Times
  • InPractice
  • Vet Nurse Times
  • VetFile
  • Vet Times Jobs
  • VBJ
  • VetSurgeon


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