Caroline Hahn has the distinction of being Europe’s only board certified Equine Neurologist. In addition to working with R(D)SVS medicine staff on horses with neurological problems, she runs the Neuromuscular Disease Laboratory which offers clinical and neuropathology support to veterinary surgeons with cases of neuromuscular disease in large and small animals.
Caroline qualified with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Florida in 1991 and completed an internship in equine neurology and orthopaedic surgery at the Animal Health Trust, Newmarket. After a year working as an interim large animal medicine resident at Purdue University in the USA, she moved to the University of Edinburgh to complete a residency and PhD in equine neurology. She subsequently spent a year at the University of Sydney training in small animal neurology before returning to the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. She is board certified by the European College of Equine Internal Medicine and the European College of Veterinary Neurology.
This article was published on May 8, 2013