Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7UU
Merry completed her veterinary degree at Cambridge University in 1999, an internship in equine surgery in the USA in 2000 and an equine surgical residency at Liverpool University in 2004. She worked as a surgeon in private equine practice in the UK from 2004 –2005, gaining her ECVS diploma in equine surgery. She then completed a PhD comparing high-field and low-field MRI in the equine distal limb at the Animal Heath Trust. From 2009 Merry was based at Newmarket Equine Hospital where she set up and ran standing low field MRI and nuclear scintigraphy services and worked as an out of hours emergency surgeon. Merry was made a large animal associate of ECVDI in 2011. In 2013 Merry set up "Image Equine", an independent telemedicine service consulting and reporting on all forms of equine imaging. Merry continues to provide emergency surgery cover for practices local to her home. Merry acts as a Consultant to the AHT in the fields of Equine Diagnostic Imaging.
1. Development of clinical MRI protocols in the horse
The Animal Health Trust is a veterinary charity, based in Suffolk, which offers clinical referral services and diagnostic testing for horses, dogs and cats in East Anglia, across the UK and internationally. Through its research programmes it develops new diagnostic tests, treatments and vaccines to help thousands of animals.