Dr. Heidi Allen is both a Board-Certified Veterinary Nutritionist™ and an Internist. She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine and completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. In 2010, Dr. Allen started her alternate-track nutrition residency through the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine.
She is a member of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, and American Academy of Veterinary Nutritionists.
Outside of work, Dr. Allen is an avid rock climber and environmentalist. She can often be found outdoors or spending time with her family, which includes two kids, two dogs, two cats, four birds, two snakes, three lizards, four frogs, numerous fish and invertebrates, and one husband.