Delta Equine Seminar 2018 Speaker Biographies
Ann Dwyer, DVM
Genesee Valley Equine Clinic, LLC
925 Chili-Scottsville Road
Scottsville, New York 14546
phone (585) 889-1170
Dr. Dwyer is a 1983 graduate of Cornell University. Since graduation she has worked as an equine practitioner with the Genesee Valley Equine Clinic, a general practice near Rochester, New York. She had a key management role as an owner from 1995-2017 as the practice grew to 5 veterinarians with a successful internship program and a haul-in clinic was built. Dr. Dwyer has pursued a special interest in ophthalmology during her career and was named an honorary member of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmology in 2011. She has lectured internationally and has published five book chapters and multiple publications on equine uveitis and eye disease. Throughout her career Dr. Dwyer has been active in the AAEP, serving as Program Chair for the Annual Convention in 2012 and as President in 2013.
Jack Easley, DVM, MS, DABVP/Eq
Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College/Eq
PO Box 1075
Shelbyville, KY 40065
phone (502) 633-0112
Jack Easley received a DVM degree from Tuskegee University in 1976. After completing a Large Animal Internship at Oklahoma State University, he served as an Associate Professor of Surgery at Kansas State University from 1978 to 1980 where he completed an Equine Surgical Residency and received a Masters Degree in Surgery. He was an Associate Professor of Surgery at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, 1980-1982. In 1982, he was certified as a Diplomate for the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Equine) and recertified in 1992, 2002, and 2012. Since 1982, he has been in private practice in Shelbyville, Kentucky where he has an exclusive equine only practice with a specialty in dentistry. In 2014, he became board certified by the American Veterinary Dental College as an equine dental specialist.
For over 40 years, Dr. Easley has lectured extensively on and promoted equine veterinary dentistry throughout the world. He has written hundreds of articles for publication in professional as well as lay equine journals, textbooks, and periodicals. He serves on the editorial review boards for Equine Veterinary Education, Equine Veterinary Journal, and the Veterinary Dental Journal. Dr. Easley is the co-editor and major contributor of Equine Dentistry, first published in 1999 by Harcourt-Brace Publishing (Saunders) being the first equine dental textbook in recent times. This textbook was ultimately printed in Spanish and German; the 2nd edition published in October 2004 and the 3rd edition co-authored with Drs. Paddy Dixon and Jim Schumacher released in 2010.