Darcy H. Shaw
professor emeritus of small animal internal medicine
Professor emeritus of small animal internal medicine in the Dept. of Companion Animals, Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University of Prince Edward Island, Canada. Over his 30 plus years as a veterinarian, Darcy has served as a clinician, educator and administrator and held leadership positions such as Teaching Hospital Director, Department Chair, and Associate Dean of Professional Services. He is a Past President (2000-2001) of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association and is a board member of the Veterinary Leadership Institute. Darcy is a trainer for the Institute for Healthcare Communication in the annual veterinary faculty development train-the-trainer program and is a certified facilitator for the Center for Courage and Renewal. He recently co-led the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) Leadership Academy from 2016 to 2020. Darcy and his wife, Shelley Burton, a clinical pathologist at AVC, live in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Darcy’s personal passions include cooking, cycling, cats and travel (at least pre-COVID!).