New AO VET NA Representative Elected to AO NA Board of Directors

We welcome Denis Marcellin-Little as the new AO VET representative to the AO North America Board of Directors

19 October 2020

Denis Marcellin-Little, DEDV, DACVS, DACVSMR has been elected as the next AO VET NA representative to the AO North America Board of Directors.  Dr. Marcellin-Little will succeed Al Ruggles, DVM, DACVS in this role at the end this year.  We thank Dr. Ruggles for his four plus years of service. 

Dr. Marcellin-Little is a Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis, since 2017.  He became a veterinarian in France and has specialized in small animal veterinary surgery in the United States for over 20 years.

According to Dr. Marcellin-Little, “The AO has profoundly influenced my professional life since I attended my first AO course in 1989. I have been teaching AO courses worldwide since 1997. The mentorship and sense of community that AO provides are exceptional. I will proudly serve the organization.”

On behalf of the AO NA Board of Directors, please join me in congratulating Dr. Marcellin-Little on his election and wishing him well in his position as a member of the AO NA Board of Directors.

James Stannard, MD
Chairperson, AO North America Board of Directors

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