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Congratulations!! Dr Vivian Yau is now board certified in small animal internal medicine.

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July 31, 2012

Dr. Jocelyn Mott honored as Outstanding Advocate at 2010 Paws for Cures Benefit

October 7, 2010

Pasadena Veterinary Specialist’s own Dr. Mott was honored as the Outstanding Advocate at last year’s Paws for Cures Benefit on September 11, 2010. The mission of Paws for Cures is to raise funds to help find cures for disease and illness in companion animals. The benefit is just one of the ways that the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Foundation is helping to support and advance the research that will improve the lives of animals. To learn more about the ACVIM Foundation, please click here.

Below is some more information on Dr. Mott as well as some photos from the event.

Jocelyn Mott, DVM, DACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
as Outstanding Advocate Award Recipient

Dr. Jocelyn Mott received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. After graduation, Dr. Mott completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oklahoma State University, followed by a small animal internal medicine residency at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She then became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM). She has practiced as a small animal internist in several small animal referral hospitals in Massachusetts, Texas, Florida, and now in South Pasadena, CA. Dr. Mott is the medical director and co-owner of Pasadena Veterinary Specialists. She is also a clinical assistant professor of veterinary medicine for Western University in Pomona, CA.

Dr. Mott is the author of several publications and book chapters. She also has experience in industry as a clinical researcher and continuing education lecturer for veterinarians.

Dr. Mott devotes much of her free time to the non-profit organization, ACVIM Foundation. She started as a member of the Development Committee in 2000. In 2005, she became the chair of the Development Committee for 3 years. In 2005, she also became a board member of the ACVIM Foundation. Dr Mott was the president of ACVIM Foundation for the 2009/2010 fiscal year.

In her spare time, Dr. Mott enjoys horseback riding and competes in synchronized swimming at national and international levels.

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