Dean Hendrickson received his DVM from Colorado State University in 1988, completed an equine surgery and medicine internship at the University of Sydney, Australia and large animal surgery residency at Cornell University in 1992. He was on faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison for 21/2 years and joined the Department of Clinical Sciences at Colorado State University in December 1994. His primary clinical interests are in equine wound care and minimally invasive surgery. He is very interested in surgical skills training and has developed models for surgical training. He has started developing eBooks for student notes.