Dr Renata Costa started her Residency Training Program in Anesthesia and Analgesia at Tufts Cummings’ School of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. She completed a Masters Degree (MPhil), Specialty Training Program and Graduate Diploma in Education (Adult and Tertiary) at Murdoch University. She worked as a clinical anesthetist and part time lecturer at the University of Adelaide and at the University of Queensland. Dr Costa is a member of the Australia and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (Anesthesia and Analgesia Chapter). Her particular interests include loco-regional anesthesia, anesthesia of the high risk patient and perioperative management of critically ill animals.