- American and EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine
Joana qualified from Porto University in 2009. Following a year in clinical practice she joined the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital, Cambridge as Junior Clinical Training Scholar. After a few years working at Stone Lion Veterinary Hospital in London she underwent her residency training in Small Animal Internal Medicine at the Queen Mother Hospital for Animals (Royal Veterinary College – London). Here she gained her Master of Veterinary Medicine in 2017 and obtained specialist recognition from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) and from the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ECVIM) in Small Animal Internal Medicine. She is currently completing her PhD on feline hyperthyroidism.
Joana is particularly interested in endocrinology, nephrology and hepatology.