Dr. Henik has been an active member of the veterinary community in Madison for the past 25 years. She has numerous clinical and research publications and textbook chapters in the areas of systemic hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, lung diseases, and echocardiography, She has given hundreds of continuing education (CE) lectures to veterinarians locally, nationally, and internationally. She continues to consult daily about complex cases with veterinarians around the world on the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), and gives CE lectures on-line through VIN
Her experiences with echocardiography, or cardiac ultrasound, began in 1979, and she has continued to evaluate dogs and cats with heart disease with color Doppler echocardiography at VES and throughout Dane County.
Rosie, as she prefers to be called, is a volunteer veterinarian at the Dane County Humane Society and Greater Chicago Cavalier Rescue. She and one of her Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Becky, are also volunteers at UW Children’s Hospital through the Pet Pals therapy dog program. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, building projects (with power tools), and biking.