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Anesthesiology Faculty

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Anesthesia Technical and Support Staff

Jimmy Hayes, LVMT


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Hayes, JimmyAnesthesia Technical and Support Staff
Department of Small Animal Clinical Science
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Tennessee
2407 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: 865.974.8387
Fax: 865.974.5554
Email: jhayes@utk.edu


Education & Background

  • Graduate May 1992 - Lincoln Memorial University

Experience

  • University of Tennessee April 1999-Present
  • Tennessee Referral Specilaty 1996-1998
  • University of Tennessee September 1993-1996

Positions at Univesity of Tennessee

  • Currenlty, Small Animal Anesthesia Supervisor
  • Small Animal Teaching Technician
  • Small Animal Surgery Technician

Interests

  • Currenlty working on Anesthesia Specialty

Jessica Konzer, LVMT


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Konzer, JessicaAnesthesia Technical and Support Staff
Department of Small Animal Clinical Science
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Tennessee
2407 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: 865.974.8387
Fax: 865.974.5554
Email: jkonzer@utk.edu


Education & Background

  • 6/2004 - 12/2005 Certification in Veterinary Technology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
  • 9/2000 - 5/2004 Bachelors in Liberal Arts: Majored in biology, anthropology, and sociology, Albion College, Albion, MI.

Training

  • 1/08 - Current Small Animal Anesthesia Veterinary Technician: University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, Knoxville, TN
  • 2/06-1/08 Veterinary Technician: Neurology Technician, Surgery/Anesthesia Technician, Surgery Prep Coordinator and Intensive Care Unit. Michigan Veterinary Specialist, Southfield, MI.
  • 2/05-12/05 Veterinary Technician: Intensive Care Unit. Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
  • 3/05-6/05 Veterinary Technician Externship: Companion Animal Hospital, Linden MI.
  • 6/2001 - 6/2004 Veterinary Assistant, Receptionist, and Animal Caretaker: Irwin Avenue Animal Hospital, Albion MI.

Cinical Interests

  • Education: clients, students, and staff
  • Respiratory physiology, acid/base disturbances and their anesthetic management
  • Cardiac physiology and anesthesia
  • Pain Management

Veterinary Involvement

  • AVTA - Anesthesia Veterinary Technician Specialty: examinee September 2010
  • NAVTA - National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America: member
  • TVTA: Tennessee Veterinary Technicians Association: member
  • American Red Cross: Certified Pet First Aid / CPR course instructor
  • Young Williams Humane Society – occasional volunteer

Virginia Martin, LVMT


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Martin, Virginia Anesthesia Technical and Support Staff
Email: vmarti10@utk.edu











Education

  • Current East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN Seeking MPS in Strategic Leadership
  • 2001-2003 Fairmont State College, Fairmont, West Virginia BS in Allied Health Administration
  • 1998-2001 Fairmont State College, Fairmont, West Virginia. AAS in Veterinary Technology

Job Experience

  • 2009-Current University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, Knoxville, Tennessee. Anesthesia Technician
  • 2007-2009 Veterinary Specialty Hospital of the Carolinas, Cary, North Carolina Anesthesia Technician
  • 2004-2007 Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech Blacksburg, Virginia. Small Animal ICU Technician
  • 2001-2003 Morgantown Veterinary Hospital, Morgantown, West Virginia Veterinary Technician

Licensure/Memberships

  • Registered Veterinary Technician in the State of North Carolina
  • Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician in the state of Tennessee
  • Member of the National Association of Veterinary Technician in America

Personal Interests

  • Anything that involves the outdoors
  • Seeking to become a Veterinary Technician Specialist in Anesthesia

 


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