Faculty member honored by national surgery group

Dr. Dan Lewis, an eminent scholar, longtime professor and chief of the UF small animal orthopedic surgery service, has received the 2024 Steve Fox Lifetime Achievement Award from the Veterinary Orthopedic Society.

Presented Feb. 15 during the group’s annual meeting at Lake Tahoe, this is considered as the most prestigious award of the VOS. The award is presented annually to VOS members who have shown a lifelong commitment to collaboration between research, practice and industry with significant contribution to the field of veterinary orthopedics and the VOS.

In this photo from the meeting, Dr. Lewis is surrounded by several current and former UF small animal surgery residents.