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Emilie Chaplow

VMD, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

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Internal Medicine

Areas of Interest:

Immune-mediated disease, endocrinology, gastroenterology, and respiratory disease.

Veterinary School:
University of Pennsylvania

Animal Medical Center, NYC

California Animal Hospital

  • American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
  • Southern California Veterinary Medical Association (SCVMA)
  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM)
  • California Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA)
  • Associate Professor at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine

Emilie Chaplow

VMD, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Dr. Emilie Chaplow received her Veterinary Medical Doctor degree from the University of Pennsylvania (the only veterinary school in the world to confer the VMD degree) in 2001. Following graduation, she completed a one-year rotating internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. Chaplow then completed a residency in small animal internal medicine at California Animal Hospital in Los Angeles in 2005, and became board-certified later that year. She is currently on the faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Western University of Health Sciences, as an associate professor.

Dr. Emilie Chaplow

Dr. Chaplow is skilled in endoscopy, abdominal ultrasound, bone marrow aspirates, feeding tube placement (PEG and E-tube), joint taps, arterial blood gas, and numerous other areas of internal medicine. She has a special interest in immune-mediated disease, endocrinology, and gastroenterology, and has authored a chapter in Ettinger’s Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine, on “Dysphagia and Regurgitation.”

Dr. Chaplow resides with her husband, two sons, labrador and pug.


Scientific Publications

  • Dysphagia and Regurgitation. In: Ettinger SJ, Feldman EC, editors. Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Sixth Edition. Pp 128-132
  • Fleming E, Ettinger S. Pulmonary hypertension.  Compend Contin Educ Prac Vet 2006; 28:720-730
  • Seasonality & Vector Born Disease Screening in Dogs with Immune-mediated Hemolytic Anemiamanuscript submitted to Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in August 2012

Lectures + Presentations

  • Regional:
    • Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia – SCAVMA 2007, SCAVMA 2009
    • Hypercalcemia – SCAVMA 2006
    • Hypothyroidism – SCAVMA 2007
    • Coagulation Testing – SCAVMA 2008
  • Local:
    • Cushing’s Disease – ASG (Castaway’s lecture) Jan 21, 2010
    • Collapsing Trachea – ASG (Castaway’s lecture) July 22, 2012
    • Blood Glucose Curve in Management of Diabetes Mellitus – SCVMA August 6, 2013 (Download Lecture Slides PDF)

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