A leading American pathologist has joined Axiom Veterinary Laboratories as staff clinical pathologist.
Axiom says his appointment strengthens its pathology team and supports its development of new services.
The company’s general manager Dan Sherry said: “Jim brings a wealth of experience to this important role and his extensive and varied knowledge of clinical pathology and different lab techniques is already proving helpful to colleagues and clients alike.
“We are delighted to have an individual of his calibre join us to build on our already excellent diagnostic team.”
Dr Klaassen said Axiom was an exciting company with ambitious growth plans.
“I’m delighted to have joined its great team and am looking forward to helping it move to the next level while also spending more time following my first passion, clinical pathology,” he said.
Axiom, based in Newton Abbott in Devon, is one of the UK’s leading veterinary laboratories and has offered a clinical pathology service to the veterinary industry for more than 25 years.