Dr Linda Fleeman BVSc PhD MANZCVS is an internationally recognised leader in companion animal diabetes mellitus and head of Animal Diabetes Australia, which is a busy clinical service for diabetic dogs and cats in Melbourne, Australia. She has published numerous papers on the clinical management of diabetes in pets and has a well-deserved reputation as an excellent teacher dedicated to helping promote compassionate and tailored personalised care for diabetic patients.
Dr Fleeman graduated from the University of Queensland and completed a Small Animal Medicine Internship at Murdoch University and a Residency in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Melbourne. This was followed by a PhD at the University of Queensland on the clinical management of diabetes mellitus in dogs. She held positions as Lecturer in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Queensland and Senior Lecturer in Small Animal Medicine at the University of Sydney before returning to private clinical practice in January 2010.