BSc (Hons) RVN, DTLLS
Kelly qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in early 2001 and later completed the BSc top-up in veterinary nursing, gaining a first-class honours degree. She has a keen interest in canine and feline internal medicine, domestic animal behaviour and veterinary oncology.
In 2005, she gained the Improve International Nurses Certificate in Animal Behaviour and in 2007 the Improve International Nurses Certificate in Advanced Anaesthesia.
She has worked as a nurse, assessor and internal verifier in practice until 2008 when she then went on to pursue a career in teaching, gaining her Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS).
She returned to practice in 2014 as a specialised medicine and oncology nurse at the Queen Mother Hospital for Animals and later took the role of clinical educator within the medicine department.