Dr. Dawn Boothe graduated from Texas A&M University (TAMU) with a DVM degree in 1980. After an internship at Auburn University, she returned to TAMU to complete a master’s in physiology, a residency in small animal internal medicine (becoming board certified in 1985), and a PhRMA Fellowship and Ph.D. in Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology (1989). She is among the first class of diplomates in the American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology. In 1990 she joined TAMU in the Department of Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology, later joining the Anatomy, Physiology & Pharmacology and Clinical Sciences departments at Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Here, Dr. Boothe directed the Clinical Pharmacology Laboratory, serving over 4000 national and international veterinary practices. Dr. Boothe retired from Auburn University in late 2022 and now contributes her knowledge on veterinary clinical pharmacology as a consultant/editor for the Veterinary Information Network.