Created by Dr Jo McKelvie in 2007, EVITA Services provides high quality independent services to the animal health industry in the field of clinical trials, technical and medical writing, project management and quality assurance.   Based in Northern Ireland, EVITA Services has expertise to assist clients with their local and global requirements. 

About Dr Jo McKelvie BVMS PhD MRQA MRCVS

With more than 13 years experience in animal health research, Jo has contributed significantly to several successful novel product marketing authorisations for both farm and companion animals.  Starting her career as a clinician in mixed veterinary practice in Scotland in 1992, Jo then moved to the RVC, London in 1994.  There she studied for her PhD on veterinary immunopharmacology and enhanced her clinical skills whilst working in the equine hospital.  Upon completion of her PhD in 1998, Jo joined Pfizer Animal Health, Kent.  As an Associate Director, Jo’s duties at Pfizer Animal Health included Global Team Leadership for multifunctional product development teams and the design and execution of clinical trials compliant with VICH GCP. 

Jo is a current member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), the Association of Veterinary Consultants (AVC), the British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA), the British Society for Immunology (BSI) and the Research Quality Association (BARQA)

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