Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director - UBM Americas, Veterinary
Brendan Howard oversees veterinary business, practice management and life-balance content for dvm360.com, dvm360 magazine, Firstline and Vetted, and plans the Practice Management track at all three CVC shows. Brendan has proudly served under the Veterinary Economics and dvm360 banners for more than 10 years. Before that, he worked as a journalist, writer and editor at Entrepreneur magazine and a top filmed entertainment magazine in Southern California. Brendan received a Masters in English Literature from University of California, Riverside, in 1999.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 15, 2018
The latest installment in the Nationwide Purdue Veterinary Price Index digs deeper into GP vs. specialist, corporate vs. "Main Street" practice, and urban vs. suburban vs. rural. It's all based on millions of receipts from the pet insurance provider's database from 2009 to 2017.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 14, 2018
One practice owner involved in early trials thinks colleagues "will very much enjoy the intraoral administration ... with less mess, less sneeze, less struggling" with patients.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 22, 2018
We poked around the big exhibit hall in Orlando, and here are a few new (or new to us) products that jumped out at us. #ICYMI
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Feb 22, 2018
The metric you should be measuring is client spend per year, says veterinary analyst John Volk—and it's likely to be higher if you ease the sticker shock.
dvm360.com - Feb 16, 2018
He's a TV star, architect of Fear Free practice and a plain old practitioner. Come along and get to know this one-of-a-kind personality.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Feb 08, 2018
Nobody in veterinary practice likes to talk about money, but everyone needs to. Would it help if you educated veterinary clients early about the kinds of options that most excite you and your team, whether pet insurance, payment options or preventive-care plans?
VETTED - Dec 29, 2017
One of dogs’ favorite toys joins the recent wave of interactive pet electronics. You decide whether it’s a good match for your veterinary clients or in your hospital or boarding.
dvm360.com - Dec 21, 2017
The veterinary super analyst takes us through preventive care, corporate takeovers, industry burnout and back again in dvm360's podcast.
VETTED - Dec 10, 2017
What did Fetch dvm360 attendees in San Diego learn from playing the new game Veterinarians Against Insanity?
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Dec 08, 2017
Veterinary team members made mistakes in this fictional case study from Fetch dvm360 educator Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM. But was the doctor more interested in blaming than finding solutions?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 06, 2017
No? Then it might be time to check out tips from these inspiring contest winners trying to talk clients—and your practice managers—into forward booking.
VETTED - Nov 22, 2017
Prioritize preventive care on patients' teeth with a new acronym: COPAT.
VETTED - Nov 17, 2017
And they are! Here's a sneak peek at new—or newly exhibiting—products and services at Fetch dvm360 in San Diego next month.
VETTED - Oct 20, 2017
Pets can benefit from training, boarding and day care owned by a veterinarian—the DVM is the expert, after all, not pet service and pet retail staff somewhere else. Just figure out if this chance for pet enrichment for your clients is the right fit for your veterinary hospital's philosophy, staff and location.