Renee Girens

Resident – Cardiology

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


  • DVM, University of Missouri, 2018
  • MS, Missouri State University, 2011
  • BS, Missouri State University, 2009

Professional Experience

  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, University of Florida, 2018-2019

Honors and Awards

  • Cardiology Award, University of Missouri, 2018
  • Summa Cum Laude, University of Missouri, 2018
  • Phi Zeta Honor Society, University of Missouri, 2017-2018

Research Interests

  • Cell Signaling in Veterinary Cardiology
  • Arrythmias
  • Congenital Heart Disease

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