Affiliated Scientists

Kepley BioSystems (KBI) collaborates with other organizations and scientists, especially as subcontractors listed in Federal Grants and in areas of shared interest.  The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Federal Grant system encourages research affiliation when experts compliment study protocols and work product following academic standards.  Affiliated Scientists are not board members or advisors.

Dr. Sarah Abood earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Michigan State University and her PhD in nutrition from The Ohio State University. Since 2009, she has operated Sit, Stay, Speak Nutrition LLC specializing in nutritional coaching for veterinary health care professionals providing the latest nutrition advances and recommendations for companion animals. Her vast clinical experience in the pet food industry and academic practice, totaling more than 25 years, makes her an expert in the field of animal dietary health.

Dr. Remillard earned her Ph.D. of animal science from Colorado State University, followed by a doctorate in veterinary medicine from Tufts University. She established Veterinary Nutritional Consultations, Inc., an independent consulting service specialized in formulating strategically appropriate dietary recommendations for dogs, cats and horses with medical conditions and has provided independent consulting to pet owners and veterinarians. For more information on her work with animal nutrition, please visit