WVDL Histotechnologist’s Work Takes Her to Grenada

WVDL’s Klein on Assignment to the Island of Grenada


Allison Klein, a histotechnologist at the WVDL, is on a two-month assignment to train a new histotechnologist at the School of Veterinary MedicineStGeorgesuniversity at St. George’s University.   St. George’s University has recently obtained American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accreditation and is located on the Island of Grenada in the Caribbean Sea, about 200 miles north of Trinidad and Tobago on the northern coast of South America.

When the lab becomes operational, they will support a biopsy and necropsy case load. The caseload includes research work and mostly dogs with a mix of cats, small ruminants, chickens, pigs, terrestrial wildlife, and marine wildlife.

Stay tuned for updates and pictures from Allison’s extension assignment.