Neuroloog kleine huisdieren (Europees erkend specialist, DipECVN, PhD)
Neurologist for pets (Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Neurology, PhD) Valentine graduated as a veterinarian in 2004 and immediately after graduating she started a rotating small animal internship at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (Ghent University). In 2005 she started a residency in neurology at the same Faculty and in 2010 she became a European specialist in neurology (Diplomate ECVN). The years after she focused on her doctoral research about epilepsy in dogs which was successfully accomplished in 2014 (PhD). The last 13 years she worked as a neurologist at the Small Animal Clinic at the Faculty of Veterinary medicine (performing consultations of dogs and cats with neurological problems, educating veterinary students and residents about neurology, member of the Epicentrum). At the moment, Valentine is neurologist at EquiSound where she performs consultations and diagnostic procedures (MRI scans, CSF examinations,…) in small animals with neurological problems.