Dr. Matthew Salois
Dr. Salois currently serves as the director of veterinary economics at the AVMA and is passionate about applying economics, statistics, and communications to enhance the daily lives of veterinarians. Previously at Elanco Animal Health, he was the director of global scientific affairs and policy from 2016 to 2018 and an economic research and policy advisor from 2014 to 2016. Dr. Salois also held the position of chief economist and director of economic and market research with the Florida Department of Citrus. He was also an assistant professor at the University of Reading in the United Kingdom and held positions with the University of Florida and the University of Central Florida. Dr. Salois earned his Ph.D. in Food and Resource Economics from the University of Florida and holds an M.A. in Applied Economics and a B.S. in Health Services Administration from the University of Central Florida.