Rebecca A. Packer, MS, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology/Neurosurgery)

Dr. Packer is an associate professor of neurology/neurosurgery at Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Fort Collins, and is board certified in neurology by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. She is active in clinical and didactic training of veterinary students and residents and has developed a comparative neuro-oncology research program at Colorado State University.

Articles

The science of veterinary pain management

Understanding the nuances of modern pain management can help you identify targeted treatments for your patients.

The secret to successful at-home glucose monitoring: Simplicity

When you make it as easy as possible, owners of pets with diabetes are more likely to comply with at-home blood glucose monitoring recommendations. (Sponsored by Trividia Health Inc)

Clearing up veterinary compounding confusion

A breakdown of the rules on compounding medications for veterinary patients, both currently and with respect to pending legislation—plus, how to identify a reputable compounding pharmacy.

Neurologic imaging know-how: What they didn’t teach in vet school

Magnetic resonance imaging is becoming more common in veterinary medicine, so brushing up on the latest advances should be a no-brainer.