Dr. Kate Boatright, VMD, works as a small animal general practitioner and emergency clinician in western Pennsylvania at NVA Butler Veterinary Associates and Emergency Center. Her clinical interests include feline medicine, surgery, internal medicine, and emergency. As a writer and speaker, Dr. Boatright enjoys educating veterinary students and colleagues about communication, team building, and the unique challenges facing recent graduates. Outside of the clinic, she is active in her state and local VMAs, the AVMA, and serves on the VBMA Alumni Committee. She’s a 2013 alumn of the University of Pennsylvania, and she enjoys running and spending time with her husband, son, and three cats.