Camille DeClementi, VMD
Dr. Camille DeClementi oversees the ASPCA Animal Hospital (AAH) in New York City. AAH provides life-saving care and relieves suffering for animal victims of cruelty and neglect who come to us through our internal partners: ASPCA Adoption Center, Kitten Nursery, Community Medicine and Community Engagement teams; and through our external partners: NYPD and other NYC organizations. Additionally, AAH provides subsidized care exclusively for animals whose owners are experiencing financial challenges and could not otherwise afford medical care for their pet.
Dr. DeClementi also is a media spokesperson for the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) on poisoning topics. She received her BS in Biology from Lebanon Valley College of Pennsylvania, and her VMD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She practiced emergency and general medicine in Pittsburgh and Tennessee before joining the APCC in 1999. Dr. DeClementi became a Diplomate of the American Board of Toxicology in 2006 and the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology in 2007 and is a Certified Veterinary Journalist. She has spoken on various clinical veterinary toxicology issues and has authored several peer-viewed articles and book chapters. Dr. DeClementi is a past co-owner of the Animal Emergency Clinic in Champaign, IL.