Christina Macejko joined DVM Newsmagazine as senior editor in May 2008 after 10 years working in newspapers.Most recently, she worked as metro editor of a mid-sized daily in Ohio. Prior to becoming editor, she was a reporter at that paper and another smaller daily newspaper, where she covered government, education, business, courts, crime and features.
Christina covers a variety of veterinary news subjects and features at DVM, including the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA.) She also is responsible for the veterinary news in several states: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas, Wisconsin, Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In addition to writing the news, she edits the copy written by DVM Newsmagazine staff members and contributing authors.
She lives in a suburb of Cleveland with her husband, Jay, and their two daughters.
National Report — Three veterinary practitioners are still coming to terms with loss from fires in February—one who lost a family business and nine animals, another who lost her home, and a third who lost his business and many personal possessions in a suspected arson.
National Report — Years of dry weather followed by the worst drought in Texas' history is forcing ranchers to make some tough decisions and leaving food-animal and equine veterinarians wondering what the next few years will hold.
Minot, N.D. — An extremely snowy winter followed by a very wet spring gave residents in the small town of Minot, N.D., an idea a flood was coming, but the damage left by back-to-back floods this summer was unimaginable.