Dr. Karen Farver graduated from Auburn University summa cum laude. She then graduated from Colorado State University of Veterinary Medicine with honors. She completed her internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Louisiana State University and her residency at the University of Pennsylvania. She was awarded board certification status as a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology in 2005. She is published in the Journal of Veterinary Dermatology and has given numerous lectures for veterinary continuing education courses and University seminars. She is actively involved in private practice as well as involved in clinical trial research evaluating innovative new therapies for the treatment of allergic dermatitis. Her interests include allergic skin disease, ear disease, immune mediated and autoimmune skin disease. She is a member of the America College of Veterinary Dermatology, the American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology, American Veterinary Medical Association and is American Hospital Association dermatology specialty accredited.
She lives in Berwyn with her family, which includes Finnegan the dog and Friday the cat.
Dr. Farver was recognized as a Veterinary Dermatology Reviewer in 2014.