Collaboration Across Professions
Dr. Watkins posed a few instances where the role of vets and doctors occupied a penumbra of expertise which advantaged human medical care.......
How did a doctor from London become responsible for the formation of the Army Veterinary Services, and why was a surgeon from Ormskirk responsible for the establishment of the horse supply for the East India Company, and himself one of the first players in ‘The Great Game’.
Why did Queen Victoria seek the opinion of a veterinary surgeon when she developed cataracts?
How did a doctor lay the seeds for the research institute which would clone a mammal, and give the world ‘Dolly.’