VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Oncology

Associate Editor

Michael Lucroy

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Oncology, 1999


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, 1993
  • Master of Science, University of California-Davis, 1999

Current Professional Activities

  • Director, Clinical Studies for MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers for Pets
  • Medical Oncologist, MedVet Indianapolis
  • VIN Consultant

Past Professional Activities

  • Research Advisor, Technology Acquisitions, Elanco Animal Health R&D, a Division of Eli Lilly (2011–2016)
  • Medical Oncologist, VCA Veterinary Specialty Center, Indianapolis, IN (2007–2011)
  • Associate Professor of Oncology, Purdue University (2003–2007)
  • Associate Professor & Kerr Chair for Biomedical Laser Applications, Oklahoma State University, (2000–2003)
  • Veterinary oncologist, Affiliated Veterinary Specialists, Winter Park, FL (1999–2000)
  • Post-graduate Researcher, Center for Companion Animal Health, University of California - Davis, (1996–1999)

Marital Status

  • Married since 1992 to Melanie


  • Madeline
  • Matthew


  • An ever-changing list, but now includes organic gardening, winemaking, reading, and cooking when I get the chance

Favorite Quote

"I have never let my schooling interfere with my education." —Mark Twain

What I Like Most About VIN

The wealth of information, resources and experiences available at my fingertips, all within a wonderful online community.

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