Beth Davidow

Beth Davidow

Assistant ProfessorEmergency & Critical CareSmall Animal    

Dr. Beth Davidow is one of the faculty in the emergency and critical care department. Prior to joining WSU, she was the founder and co-owner of two multispecialty and emergency veterinary hospitals and an animal blood bank in Seattle.  In 2002, she complete an emergency and critical care residency at the Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital in Portland, Oregon.  Her research interests include quality improvement, patient safety, and transfusion medicine.


  • DVM, Cornell University, 1995
  • BS, Stanford University, 1991


  • Board certified, American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (Diplomate ACVECC)
  • Certificate in Patient Safety and Quality, Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Research Interest

  • Patient Safety and Quality
  • Transfusion Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine


Professional Service 

  • President-Elect 2019-2021, Vice President 2017-2019, American College Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care
  • Board member 2020 – present, Association of Veterinary Hematology and Transfusion Medicine
  • Board Member 2018 – present, Consultant 2002 – present, Veterinary Information Network (VIN)