Elizabeth Roberts, DVM, MPH

Elizabeth Roberts, DVM
Director of Shelter Medicine

Dr. Elizabeth Roberts joined the SF SPCA in 2015 and became the Director of Shelter Medicine in 2016.  She is a 2005 graduate of U.C. Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.   Dr. Roberts received a Masters of Public Health degree from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Heath with a concentration in infectious disease in 2006.  She has a background in medical/surgical outreach to under-served communities, and has worked as a public heath veterinarian for San Mateo County and as a Cal-EIS fellow for the California Department of Public Health. 

She and her family love their cat, Sumi who loves them in return after a meal. Dr. Roberts is proud to be part of the sheltering community and contribute to the care of homeless dogs and cats.