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Bente Flatland DVM, MS, DACVIM, DACVP
Associate Professor, Clinical Pathology Laboratory Director
Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences


  • Quality management
  • Method validation and verification/method comparison
  • Point-of-care testing
  • Coagulation, including platelets and thromboelastography (TEG)
  • Hematology
  • Chemistry of stains and staining
  • Diagnostic cytology
  • Teaching and pedagogy

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology, 2009
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 1999


  • Residency in Clinical Pathology, University of Tennessee, 2005-2008
  • Residency in Small Animal Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1994-1997
  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, Colorado State University, 1993-1994
  • DVM, University of Georgia, 1993

Current Professional Society Memberships

  • American College of Veterinary Pathology (Diplomate), 2009 to present
  • American Society of Veterinary Clinical Pathology, 2005 to present
  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Diplomate), 1999 to present
  • American Veterinary Medical Association, 1993 to present


  • Pre-clinical curriculum
    • VM 888 Clinical Pathology (2nd year core course)
    • VM 825 Advanced Veterinary Anatomy I
  • Clinical curriculum
    • VM 838 Pathology II (4th year pathology rotation)