European and RCVS Recognised Veterinary Specialist (internal medicine)
Rory graduated from the Veterinary College of Ireland, University College of Dublin in 1999. He completed an internship at Dublin, and following some time in first opinion practice, residency training in internal medicine at the University of Glasgow. He was appointed lecturer at Glasgow in 2005, and Senior Lecturer and Head of the Internal Medicine Service in the University of Glasgow Small Animal Hospital in 2009. He subsequently joined Dick White Referrals as a senior clinician before joining Wear Referrals as Head of the internal Medicine Service in 2016.

He is currently Chairperson of the Internal Medicine Speciality within the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ECVIM). The ECVIM is an organisation which governs training and certification of Specialists in internal medicine. He has published widely and is fortunate to have had opportunities to lecture both nationally and internationally. Current research interests include the application of non-invasive diagnostic tests in cats and dogs.