Skip to content

Dr. Anne Traas

Anne Traas, DVM, MS, DACT earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine and Bachelor of Science from the University of Minnesota. She also earned a Master of Science in translational research from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and is a board certified specialist in Theriogenology (Animal Reproduction). She began her career as a practicing veterinarian in general companion animal care and later transitioned to drug development. Dr. Traas has nearly 20 years of experience as a veterinarian and leader in clinical drug and vaccine development, including over a decade at Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) Animal Health. She now works for a startup biotech. She is motivated by helping to bring the most modern medicines to pets. In her day job, she leads a team of veterinarians, scientists and clinical and regulatory specialists who drive clinical development of novel veterinary drugs. Check out Scout Bio to see how her company is working to bring single injection for life products to the market to treat chronic diseases like pain, diabetes and other long term illnesses in dogs and cats. Dr Traas shares her life with her husband, son and daughter, 3 dogs and only one old cat. There was a time when she had more than 50 chickens, turkeys, a lizard, multiple dogs, and many many cats so she considers this is an improvement in her animal adoption problem.