Prof Debra Archer
BVMS PhD CertES(Soft Tissue) DipECVS FRCVS FHEA
Debbie graduated from the University of Glasgow in 1996 and worked in mixed and equine practice before undertaking an equine surgical residency at the University of Liverpool in 2000. During this time Debbie gained the RCVS Certificate in Equine Surgery (soft tissue) and the ECVS Diploma in Equine Surgery in 2004. She completed a PhD between 2003-2006 investigating the Epidemiology of colic at the University of Liverpool. Debbie was appointed as Senior Lecturer in Equine Soft Tissue Surgery in 2006 and subsequently as Professor of equine surgery and Head of Equine Surgery at the University of Liverpool in 2013. She divides her time between equine clinical work and teaching at the University’s Equine Hospital and research within the Department of Epidemiology and Population Health. Debbie’s clinical interests include all aspects of surgery of the abdomen, head, neck, urogenital tract and skin, equine emergency care, laser and laparoscopic surgery, imaging of the head and management of traumatic injuries.