In this episode, Dr. Ivan Zak is a vet-prenuer. He’s worked in ER medicine, launched and sold a start-up SmartFlow Sheets, and is the current CEO of Veterinary Integration Solutions. Oh and he’s a co-host of a great veterinary podcast called Veterinary Innovation Podcast. We discuss
- The story of how he attended vet school twice, and what the differences were.
- The idea, building, and sale of SmartFlow Sheets.
- Lessons learned when he sold to IDEXX.
- Why his passion is building vs. managing.
- The Veterinary Innovation Podcast and the journey with his co-host Shawn Wilkie.
- His latest venture Veterinary Integration Solutions and what the mission is.
- How to transform data into actionable insights.
- The burnout challenges within veterinary medicine and the research Dr. Zak's is working on.
Dr. Zak's LinkedIn
The Veterinary Innovation Podcast
Veterinary Integration Solutions
Burnout investigation using Professional Fulfillment Index (PFI) in the Veterinary domain
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