Barry Kipperman, DVM, DACVIM, MSc

 Among the articles written by Dr. Kipperman are two columns published in the HSVMA e-newsletter including, "
Should Veterinarians Discuss the Cost of Care with Our Clients," and "Economic Euthanasia: A Disease in Need of Prevention."Dr. Barry Kipperman is a graduate of the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine and is staff internist and founder of a 24 hour referral/emergency practice in the San Francisco Bay area.
Dr. Kipperman has a masters degree from the University of Edinburgh in animal welfare, ethics and law, and is pursuing board certification in animal welfare. He teaches veterinary ethics at the University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, and animal welfare and ethics for the University of Missouri.
Dr. Kipperman serves on the Board of Directors of the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, and the California Veterinary Medical Association animal welfare committee. His research interests include the influence of economics on animal welfare and veterinarian well-being, and the ethical dilemmas faced by veterinarians.