Personal Details

Birth Date: 21 September 1956
Birth place: Göteborg, Sweden
Nationality: British
Sex: Female

Academic Qualifications

1998: Diplomate, European Veterinary Dental College.
1991: M.A. Medical Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England.
1989: Vet. M.B. and M.R.C.V.S., University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England.
1986: B.A. Medical Sciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England.
1981: D.D.S.(Doctor of Dental Surgery), University of Lund, Faculty of Dentistry, Dept. of Oral Pathology, Malmö, Sweden.
1979: B.D.S.(Bachelor of Dental Surgery) University of Lund, Faculty of Dentistry, Malmö, Sweden.
1977: B.Sc. Dental Sciences, University of Lund, Malmö, Sweden.

Employment

2006 – present: Self-employed, Independent Reasearch Consultant and Oral Health Consultant
2006 – present: Director, Petdent Ltd, United Kingdom
2001- 2003: Lecturer, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, UC Davis, California, USA
1993 - 2006: Self-employed, Independent Research Consultant and Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery Referral Clinics
1992 - 1993: Veterinary Surgeon at Anna House Veterinary Hospital, 3 Sandgate Hill,
Folkestone, Kent.
1991 - 1992: Veterinary Surgeon at Beckingham and Thomas, 22 St John's Road, Newport, Isle of Wight.
Conducted specialist veterinary dental referral clinics at Ryde surgery of above practice on own account.
1990 - 1991: Veterinary Surgeon at Heathfield Veterinary Hospital, 148 Heath Road, Twickenham, Middx.
1989 - 1990: Veterinary Surgeon at R.E. Gardner, 655 High Road, Leyton, London E10.
1984-1989: Part-time Consultant Oral Pathologist, Dept. of Oral Pathology, Malmö, Sweden.
1981-1984: University Oral Pathologist, University of Lund, Dept. of Oral Pathology, Malmö, Sweden.
1979-1984: Part-time private practitioner, Conservative Dentistry, Malmö, Sweden.
1979-1981: Lecturer in Oral Histology/Pathology, University of Lund, Faculty of Dentistry, Dept. of Oral Pathology, Malmö, Sweden.

Past Research Projects

1979 - 1984: Histopathology of Type IV Hypersensitivity reactions
1979 - 1984: Histological classification of epulids

Current Research

Canine and feline oral disease:

  • aetiology and pathogenesis of periodontal and possibly related diseases
  • prevention of disease, i.e. how to maintain health
  • evaluation of treatment options for existing disease
  • histopathology of feline root cementum
  • aetiology and pathogenesis of root resorption in dogs and cats

Poster Presentations

  1. Ingham KE, Gorrel C, Blackburn JM, Farnsworth W: The Effect of Toothbrushing on Disease in Cats. The Waltham International Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, 6-7 August 2001.
  2. Ingham KE, Gorrel C, Blackburn JM, Farnsworth W: Prevalence of Feline Odontoclastic Resorptive Lesions in an Ageing Cat Population. The Waltham International Symposium, Vancouver, Canada, 6-7 August 2001.