ANN ARBOR, MI / ACCESSWIRE / August 23, 2022 / Zomedica Corp. (NYSE American:ZOM) ('Zomedica' or the 'Company'), a veterinary health company offering diagnostic and therapeutic products for companion animals, today announced that Pamela Nichols, DVM has been appointed to its Board of Directors and is joining the Audit and Governance committees.
Dr. Nichols is the founder of six successful veterinary hospitals and dog boarding/daycare facilities. Her newest hospital is Animal Care Daybreak in South Jordan Utah, which opened in October of 2019. She earned her doctorate in veterinary medicine at Colorado State University in 1996 and her Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (CCRP) certification in 2004. She has practiced both general medicine and rehabilitation ever since, and recently added acupuncture to her qualifications. Additionally, she is a past president of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) (2020-2021).
"We all are very pleased to be joined by a veterinarian with Dr. Nichol's broad and deep experience and leadership within the veterinary community, commented Zomedica Chairman of the Board, Jeff Rowe. "She will be an excellent addition to our Board. I look forward to working with her on a wide variety of projects as Zomedica progresses."
Dr. Nichols is an instrument rated commercial pilot and flight instructor. She enjoys coaching both individuals and veterinary teams around the country to find the joy in veterinary medicine again. Dr. Nichols is fluent in Spanish, conversant in Italian and is learning to speak French. As an industry leader, Dr. Nichols believes that resilience, lifelong learning, and positivity are the qualities that most define success.
"I am a lifelong learner and love all aspects of veterinary medicine," said Dr. Nichols. "I believe in making a difference for people and pets and believe that we must stay ahead of the learning curve to stay relevant. My skills as a coach allow me to impact teams in a meaningful and measurable way, and I look forward to working with the Zomedica team to keep the needs of veterinarians, and the animals they care for, front and center in the Company's activities."
Larry Heaton, Zomedica's Chief Executive Officer, added, "We are delighted to welcome Dr. Nichols to our Board of Directors. As both a successful practicing veterinarian and the immediate Past-President of AAHA, she has tremendous firsthand knowledge of the needs and challenges of the veterinarians we are serving. Her insights will be invaluable to our efforts to bring relevant innovative technology to them that improve the quality of care for pets and the economics of their practices."
Based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Zomedica (NYSE American:ZOM) is a veterinary health company creating products for companion animals by focusing on the unmet needs of clinical veterinarians. Zomedica's product portfolio includes innovative diagnostics and medical devices that emphasize patient health and practice health. It is Zomedica's mission to provide veterinarians the opportunity to increase productivity and grow revenue while better serving the animals in their care. For more information, visit www.ZOMEDICA.com.
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