Teaching

Speaking Engagements

Dr. Goldberg is an experienced educator and public speaker in the areas of geriatric support, serious illness care, hospice, and palliative care for pets. In addition to speaking at professional meetings, she provides educational programs for humane organizations, obedience/agility groups, and other animal-related communities. Do you have an organization that would like to learn more about these topics, or an event in need of a speaker? Please contact us.

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Dr. Goldberg has a Courtesy Lecturer appointment in the Department of Clinical Sciences at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She provides end of life ethics training within the “Animals, Veterinarians and Society” course that spans the preclinical curriculum, and developed the elective course “Gerontology, Hospice and Palliative Medicine for Veterinarians” for its inaugural offering in Spring 2015. This course is unique among veterinary teaching institutions and has received tremendous feedback from students. Dr. Goldberg has also been active in providing programming for the Cornell Pet Loss Support Hotline and the Student Wellness Initiative, educating veterinary students in the areas of pet loss, grief, bereavement, compassion fatigue and self-care.

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Dr. Goldberg is a passionate provider of continuing education for veterinary professionals. She is an experienced speaker for professional conferences, large and small, and enjoys engaging groups in material that is organized to meet their particular needs. From roundtable discussions, to workshops, to case reviews, to traditional presentations, Dr. Goldberg is serious about helping professionals engage with challenging and controversial material.

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