VIN Consultants and Editors

Focus: Clinical Pharmacology

Associate Editor

Lester Mandelker

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Honors Awards and Fellowships

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics (AAVPT) Pharmacology/Toxicology, 2006


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, 1968

Current Professional Activities

  • Private Practitioner
  • Author and Editor
    • Oxidative Stress in Applied Research and Clinical Practice Studies on Veterinary Medicine (2012)
    • Oxidative Stress: The Role of Mitochondria, Free Radicals and Antioxidants Veterinary Clinics of N.A. (Jan 2008)
    • Nutraceuticals and Other Biological Therapies Veterinary Clinics of N.A. (Jan 2004)

Past Professional Activities

  • Previously board certified (ABVP - feline and canine medicine) - 1986–2017
  • ABVP core exam chm numerous others

Professional Achievement

  • Selected among top veterinarians in Tampa Bay by the Tampa Bay Magazine for 2021/2022

Marital Status

  • Married


  • Blakelee
  • Zeviel


  • Tennis buff outdoor activities

Favorite Quote

"Take the best and leave the rest."

What I Like Most About VIN

Sharing knowledge

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