Jennifer Wilson-Cohen, D.V.M.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Shelter Medicine


  • D.V.M. – Washington State University
  • Graduate Certificate, Shelter Medicine – University of Florida
  • B.A. – Vassar College, New York

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Shelter Medicine Internship – Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, Colorado
  • Shelter Medicine Internship – University of Illinois

Clinical Interests

  • Feline stress reduction and management
  • Creating positive human-animal bonds between shelter animals and their adoptive families

Personal Statement

I believe that educating those both in and out of the veterinary profession often fosters the greatest positive change. This is what brought me to shelter medicine, as it is a diverse and expanding field that allows for constant teaching and learning.