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  • Dr. Iris Fischer-McMorrow

Iris Fischer-McMorrow

Assistant Professor, Natural Sciences Department
(603) 526-3986 |

Dr. Fischer-McMorrow holds a B.A. from Mount Holyoke College a M.V.B. in Veterinary Medicine from University College Dublin in Ireland. She is a licensed veterinarian in New Hampshire and a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the International Academy of Veterinary Pain Management, and the New Hampshire Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Fischer-McMorrow teaches courses in anatomy and physiology, and she advises biology majors and those interested in pursuing graduate studies in the health professions. In 2014, she was recognized with the Nancy Beyer Opler '56 Award for Excellence in Advising.

Dr. Fischer-McMorrow was most recently a small animal practitioner at Russell Animal Hospital in Concord, N.H. For six years before that, she was an associate veterinarian at Merrimack Veterinary Hospital in Merrimack, N.H. Her research and volunteer experiences include work with marine mammals and sensory systems biology at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and University of Hawaii. She has taught at Colby-Sawyer College since 2011.