Margie McEwen graduated from Sydney University, Australia and has worked in general practice, specialist hospitals, and veterinary teaching hospitals in Australia, the U.S.A, and England. She is a member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (MANZCVS) and a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (DACVAA). Margie worked at UQ Gatton Campus, Queensland Australia from 2015 – 2020 where she was head of the Section of Anaesthesia and Analgesia and taught into both the BVSc and BVetTech programs. In 2020 Margie became the Director/Owner of VetPrac, a continuing education business with hands-on workshops, online courses and in-house education for veterinarians, vet nurses and vet techs. VetPrac fits perfectly with her life-long learning and teaching philosophy. Margie is passionate about teaching and learning, and communications training. She thoroughly enjoys the opportunity to work with veterinary learners of all levels as they consolidate their foundation knowledge and translate it into clinical practice to become life-long learners in veterinary medicine.