Dr. Joanna Robson, DVM, CVSMT, CMP, CVA, CSFT, CIT is the Veterinary Technical Director of EquineIR. She is a veterinarian and the owner of Inspiritus Equine, Inc. in Napa, CA. She is a graduate of the Washington State University Honors Veterinary Medicine Program. She then completed a rotating internship in medicine and surgery in Saskatoon, Canada.
Dr. Robson specializes in veterinary acupuncture, chiropractic, thermal imaging, Chinese Herbal Medicine, and saddle-fitting. She is a member of the AVMA and AAEP, and is a veterinary partner of Saddlefit4Life(R). She is a sought-after speaker both nationally and internationally, lecturing about recognizing the horse in pain, understanding alternative medicine modalities, thermal imaging, and the anatomy of saddle-fitting. She is a regular presenter at events such as Equine Affaire Pomona and Ohio, and Equitana Asia-Pacific, Equitana Germany, and more.
In September 2009, Dr. Robson released her book and DVD "Recognizing the horse in pain...and what you can do about it." Both are available online at www.recognizingthehorseinpain.com
Dr. Robson is the Veterinary Technical Director for EquineIR(tm), and is a Certified Infrared Thermographer through the Infraspection Institute (www.irinfo.org). She has presented at thermal imaging conferences, and continues to develop research and education for thermal imaging in the equine industry.
Dr. Robson holds active licenses in California and Hawaii.