Manuel Martin-Flores has been practicing veterinary anesthesiology since 2004 with a research focus on neuromuscular function. He received his veterinary medicine degree from the Catholic University of Cordoba in Argentina, where he also worked as in the Section of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology. He then completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Cornell University. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia.?