|Thailand's Dr. Nantarika Chansue Receives Third Annual Henry Schein Cares International Veterinary Community Service Award|
The Henry Schein Cares International Veterinary Community Service Award honors exceptional acts of valor and commitment performed by veterinarians in the face of adversity and in service to the veterinary community and beyond. Dr. Chansue was honored for improving the lives of autistic, disabled and disadvantaged children, and for promoting animal health, conservation and welfare by fostering therapeutic interaction between children and rescued animals. These animals have been abandoned or affected by natural disasters, particularly the sea turtles and tortoises, many species of which are endangered throughout
Dr. Chansue, who specializes in aquatic animal medicine, veterinary forensics and aquarium management, currently serves as the Director of the
"Henry Schein is proud to continue the tradition at WSAVA of highlighting extraordinary veterinarians who work tirelessly to ensure the health and well-being of the world's animals," said Dr.
In addition to a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, Dr. Chansue has obtained eight other academic degrees, including doctorates in
"I am truly honored to receive this wonderful award, which shines an important light on the work of veterinarians," said Dr. Chansue. "Conservation, sustainability and veterinary care are key to promoting the continued beauty and diversity of life in our oceans, and the added benefit of helping children through therapy with animals that have been recovered from natural disasters or abandoned by their owners is priceless. I thank Henry Schein for recognizing the importance of this work."
The Henry Schein Cares International Veterinary Community Service Award was created in 2013 by Dr.
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