Ben Nolan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM), completed his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. After a one-year internship at Alameda East Veterinary Hospital in Denver, he returned to Tufts for a three-year residency in small animal internal medicine. Dr. Nolan earned his board certification in 2009. From 2009 to 2011, he worked as a staff internist at Ocean State Veterinary Specialists in Rhode Island before moving to Wisconsin in 2011, where he worked at the Veterinary Specialty Center until 2013. Prior to pursuing veterinary medicine, Dr. Nolan received his PhD in inorganic chemistry from Colorado State University in 2001, conducting research in lithium ion battery technology. He enjoys spending time in the mountains, both hiking and skiing. At home, Dr. Nolan likes spending time with his family, Dr. Kelly Monaghan, their two kids, and their dog, Kevin.