All About Aquatic Medicine
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work with sharks and other aquatic species?
In this on-demand session, Ross Vet Alumnus Dr. Tres Clarke, Sr. Staff Veterinarian at SeaWorld®, provides his insight on what it’s like to work with marine patients, including sharks, seals, sea turtles, and more!
Watch this on-demand session for the opportunity to:
- Find out what it’s like to pursue a specialty in zoological medicine, work at SeaWorld®, treat and handle marine species, and more
- Examine cases involving some of Dr. Clarke’s patients, including a variety of aquatic animals
- Learn what a day in the life of an aquatics veterinarian is like
Access the virtual session by registering below!
About Our Host
Dr. Elsburgh “Tres” Octavius Clarke III is the Sr. Staff Veterinarian at SeaWorld® San Diego, California and a diplomat of the American College of Zoological Medicine. He earned his veterinary degree from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine St. Kitts, West Indies. He completed his fourth year at University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine.
After graduating, Dr. Clarke worked alongside Dr. Robert George in small animal medicine at Gloucester Veterinary Hospital in Gloucester, Virginia and also the Virginia Beach Aquarium and Marine Science Center. He completed a residency in zoological medicine (aquatics focus) from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After completion of his residency, Dr. Clarke was hired on at Audubon Nature Institute in New Orleans, Louisiana as an associate veterinarian and worked there for four years until moving to SeaWorld.
He enjoys working on all creatures, especially sharks, reptiles and occasional dinosaurs.