Ana Lara

DVM, MSc, FHEA, PhD, MRCVS DipACVIM & ECVIM-CA (Oncology), RCVS and European Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Oncology

Ana is Head of the Veterinary Oncology Service and is particularly interested in biologic behaviour and therapy of lymphoma and advanced carcinomas and sarcomas. She is particularly interested in development of new therapies against cancer (such as metronomic therapy, tyrosine kinase inhibitors and new cytotoxic drugs) and investigation of biologic markers that can be prognostic for cancer. Ana is also interested in assessment of quality of life in patients with cancer and in providing training to undergraduates and general practitioners in oncology with the goal of increasing the veterinary care of pets with cancer in the country.