Christine completed a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 2002 at the University of Queensland, graduating first in her class with honours and receiving the University Medal.
Prior to this, Christine completed a Bachelor of Biological Sciences at James Cook University, majoring in zoology and marine biology. She worked in mixed and small animal practice in Victoria before joining Gribbles in 2004 as a trainee veterinary pathologist.
Dr Julie Wayne graduated from The University of Melbourne with Honours in 1992. She undertook a 2 year pathology internship at The University of Queensland from 1997-1999. Dr Wayne passed membership examinations of the The Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (ANZCVS) in Pathology in 2001.
She has worked in multiple diagnostic laboratories, covering both companion animal and production animal work from 1999 until present, apart from 18 months during 1997-1999 while lecturing and performing diagnostic work at The University of Liverpool in the United Kingdom.
Dr Effie Lee graduated with Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) from the University of Queensland (UQ) in 2001 and completed a pathology residency at UQ in 2008.
She subsequently gained membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in pathobiology (MANZCVS) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in animal welfare research.
Dr Effie Lee joined Gribbles as a general veterinary pathologist in 2017, and is currently based at Gribbles VETLAB (Australian Clinical Labs), Glenside, Adelaide. She provides professional support for Adelaide veterinarians, Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) and the rural veterinary community.
Celia has over 25 years experience in pathology, mostly in Australia and New Zealand. She has been working for Gribbles in Melbourne since 2002.
A registered specialist pathologist in anatomical and clinical pathology, Celia has interests in all domestic mammalian species, especially production animals and companion animals. Celia completed a PhD in aquaculture studying the immunology and pathology of abalone and welcomes cases of shellfish and finfish to supplement the cattle, dogs, cats, horses and sheep that make up the bulk of her work.
Dr Mark Williamson has been a senior veterinary pathologist at Gribbles Veterinary Pathology since 2004.
Mark grew up in Mount Waverley and graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1986 with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science with 1st class Honours. In addition to working in private veterinary practice, Mark went on to complete a Masters of Veterinary Studies, Membership of the ANZCVS and a PhD. His PhD on Hendra virus disease in horses, fruit bats and other animals was ground breaking research on a newly recognized and deadly zoonosis. His PhD was awarded the National Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation Award.
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The Heska FRT has been designed to identify food reactions in serum samples and is exclusive to Gribbles Veterinary Pathology.
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