Tessa Meland

Resident, Neurology

Meland, Tessa 2016
Dr. Tessa Meland

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100126
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126
FAX: 352-846-2445


  • DVM (with Distinction), Purdue University, 2016
  • BA, University of San Diego, 2010

Honors & Awards

  • Dean’s List – Purdue University, 2012-2016
  • VBMA Gold Certificate – Purdue University, May 2015
  • ZOETIS/AAVMC Veterinary Student Scholarship – Purdue University, 2015
  • Dr. Jack Walther Leadership Award at Western Veterinary Conference – Purdue University, 2015

University of Florida


As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



College of Veterinary Medicine

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Syndicated Podcast

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health, ranging from insights into animal behavior to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends.

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