Kaitlyn McNamara

Resident – Small Animal SurgeryKaitlyn McNamara

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100116
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126
FAX: 352-846-2445



  • DVM, Colorado State University, 2018
  • MS, Colorado State University, 2015
  • BS, Colorado State University, 2012

Professional Experience

  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2018-2019

Honors & Awards

  • Best Research Oral Presentation, Veterinary Orthopedic Society Conference, March 2017
  • Colorado Graduate Grant, Colorado State University 2017-2018, 2016-2017, 2015-2016
  • Michael R. Faith Cancer Research Scholarship, Colorado State University 2017-2018
  • Patricia R. Hall Scholarship, Colorado State University 2016-2017
  • DVM Class of 2003 & 2004 Scholarship, Colorado State University 2015-2016
  • National Institute of Health T35 Grant, Veterinary Summer Scholars Program, Colorado State University, 2015
  • Second Place Poster Presentation, Colorado State University Summer Scholars Research Day, Colorado State University 2015
  • Second Place Poster Presentation, Colorado Veterinary Medical Association Convention, Colorado State University 2014
  • Colorado State Graduate Fellowship Award, Colorado State University 2012-2013

Research Interests

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology (specifically limb-sparing procedures)

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