Elissa Randall DVM, MS, DACVR, graduated from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill in 1993 with a Bachelor’s Degree in History and from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001 with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. She worked at a small animal practice in Falls Church, Virginia before starting her residency. She completed her Diagnostic Imaging Residency at Colorado State University in 2005, where she completed a research project about whole-body MRI with Dr. Susan Kraft. Elissa taught at Michigan State University for 3 years before returning to Colorado State, where she is currently an Associate Professor and Section Head of Diagnostic Imaging. Her research area of interest is oncologic imaging, including PET-CT and sentinel lymph node detection.