Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Vanessa Colleran

Vanessa Colleran

Vanessa Colleran

Name: Vanessa Colleran
Position: Course Instructor
Affiliation: AHTA of BC


Diploma from the Animal Health Technology Program at TRU (formerly Cariboo College). Graduating class 2000

One year internship at the Animal Medical Center in NYC, USA. Graduating class 2001

Worked in 24 hour Emergency and Referral Hospitals in Washington State as well as Vancouver, BC.

Worked with the Neurology Dept at Canada West Veterinary Specialists and Referral Hospital, Vancouver, BC.

Distance Education background:

Developed the Animal Nursing 2 and 3 courses for the online AHT program at TRU and have been a course lecturer since the start of the program.

Completed a Distance Education Certificate Program through University of West Georgia.

Courses Taught

Animal Nursing 1 ANHD 1120 Lecturer
Animal Nursing 2 ANHD 2120 Lecturer
Animal Nursing 3 ANHD 3170 Lecturer
Radiology ANHD 2130 Lecturer
Pharmacology ANHD 2140 Lecturer
Immunology ANHD 2150 Lecturer

Professional Affiliations

Animal Health Technologists Association of British Columbia (AHTA of BC)