BSc, BVMS, MPhil, MANZCVS (Aquatics & Pathobiology), CertAqV, FWAVMA
Richard has been providing veterinary and pathology services to a wide range of aquatic clients as “The Fish Vet”. He is now joined by a team spread across Australia and in London. He has been admitted to the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists by examinations in the subjects of Pathobiology, and Aquatic Animal Health. Richard is a Certified Aquatic Veterinarian, has been recognised as a Distinguished Fellow of the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association, and has been awarded the George Alexander International Fellowship by the International Specialised Skills Institute. He promotes aquatic veterinary medicine by producing educational materials on YouTube (http://tinyurl.com/thefishdoctor). Pertinent posts include the President of the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association (WAVMA, 2014), Secretary for the Aquatic Animal Health Chapter of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (ANZCVS, 2015), Senior Adjunct Lecturer at Murdoch University, and WAVMA Webinar co-ordinator/moderator and WAVMA Executive Board Member (2013 to present).