Jordyn Boesch, DVM, PhD, DACVAA
Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
Associate Clinical Professor, Section of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Department of Clinical Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
930 Campus Road, Box 32
Ithaca, NY 14853
Research interests include pain assessment and management in all species, particularly interventional pain medicine and chronic pain management, and anesthesia of zoo animals and wildlife.
Education and Training
- 2010 Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Hospital for Animals, Residency in Anesthesiology
- 2007 Rotating small animal internship, Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital and Referral Group
- 2006 Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, DVM
- 2002 University of Massachusetts, BS Animal Science, concentration in pre-veterinary medicine
Dr. Boesch is a 2006 graduate of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a residency in anesthesiology at Cornell in 2010 receiving the Veterinary Class of 1954 Clinical Resident Award. She was subsequently appointed Assistant Clinical Professor of Veterinary Anesthesia at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, and returned to Cornell as a Lecturer in the Section of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine in 2013. In addition to her lectureship duties she is also currently a PhD candidate with the Department of Paraclinical Sciences at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. Dr. Boesch focuses her research on pain and its management, particularly interventional and chronic pain management, as well as the physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology of captured wildlife. Her interest in anesthesia and pain management applies to all species.
In 2015 Dr. Boesch received the SAVMA Teaching Excellence Award in Clinical Sciences. She is a member of the International Society for the Study of Pain, International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management, and a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (DACVAA). She serves as faculty advisor for the Student Chapter of the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management.
Awards and Honors
2015 SAVMA Teaching Excellence Award in Clinical Sciences
2012 Phi Zeta National Veterinary Honor Society
2010 Veterinary Class of 1954 Clinical Resident Award
2006 Isidor Sprecher Wildlife Medicine Award
- Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
International Association for the Study of Pain
International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management