Canine Science Symposium
The 7th Annual Canine Science Symposium returns to San Francisco in a new location: San Francisco State University
This year, you’ll be learning from the best canine scientists as they discuss their latest applied research in shelter dog play groups, summary label & explanatory fictions in dog behavior, canine sociability, adoption event best practices, canine detection & odor training, shelter dog welfare & enrichment, veterinary care accessibility and much more!
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
Dr. Hall is an Assistant Professor of Companion Animal Science at Texas Tech University and the Director of the Canine Olfaction Research and Education Laboratory in the Department of Animal Science. Dr.
Kelsea Brown is a PhD candidate in Animal Science at Texas Tech University. She studies canine social behaviors, animal welfare within the shelter, and community outreach as it pertains to increasing veterinary services for underserved populations.
Dr. Lindsay Mehrkam is an applied animal behaviorist, animal welfare scientist, and doctoral-level Board-Certified Behavior Analyst.
Dr. Sheila Segurson D’Arpino completed veterinary school and then a specialty training program in animal behavior with a focus on sheltered pets at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 1996 and 2005, respectively. Dr.
Erica Feuerbacher, M.S., Ph.D., BCBA-D, CPDT-KA is an Assistant Professor of Anthrozoology at Carroll College in Helena, MT
Lisa Gunter, MA is a PhD student at Arizona State University in the Department of Psychology's Behavioral Neuroscience area and conducts her research under the mentorship of Clive Wynne in the Canine Science Collaboratory.
Dr. Alexandra (Sasha) Protopopova, MS, PhD, CPDT-KA is an applied animal behavior scientist in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences at Texas Tech University. The Human-Animal Interaction Lab, directed by Dr.
Dr. Monique Udell received her M. S. and Ph. D. from the University of Florida where she co-founded the Canine Cognition and Behavior Lab and studied with Dr. Clive Wynne.
Clive Wynne is currently Professor of Psychology at Arizona State University and Director of Research at Wolf Park, Indiana. He was educated at University College London and Edinburgh University in Scotland.