28 September - 2 October 2020
Ana Belen Obeso Prieto| MRCVS
Ana graduated in 1997 from the Veterinary Medicine University of Zaragoza, Spain. After graduation, she moved to England, where she practised as a small animal surgeon for 16 years. During this period, Ana published a weekly column in the Manchester Evening News, answering questions of small animal medicine from the public, and worked as a freelance export certificate issuer for products of animal origin (POAO).
Ana then obtained the Import Control of Products of Animal Origin certificate from RCV (University of London). She joined APHA in 2013, worked at the Border Control Post in Manchester and is currently on secondment as Veterinary Advisor for DEFRA, supporting EU and non-EU exports of live animals (including pets) and products of animal origin.