Jane Shaw

College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Department of Clinical Sciences
Appointed: 2021
Office: Animal Cancer Center, 127 Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Email: [email protected]

  • DVM – Michigan State University, 1994
  • PhD – Epidemiology – University of Guelph, 2004

Jane R. Shaw, DVM, PhD is a recognized expert in veterinarian-client-patient interactions. Her dissertation was the first scientific study of veterinarian-client-patient communication and her publications focus on the analysis of videotaped conversations between veterinarians and their clients and animal patients. Dr. Shaw implements the communication curriculum at Colorado State University, focusing on clinical interviewing skills to enhance professional performance through partnership with colleagues and clients.

Selected Teaching Awards and Recognitions

  • Academy for Healthcare Communication Teaching Excellence Award – 2017
  • Teaching Academy of the Consortium of Regional Western Colleges – 2015
  • Colorado Veterinary Medical Association Outcomes Faculty of the Year – 2011
  • Leo K Bustad Companion Animal Veterinarian of the Year Award – 2008