Dr Nigel Palmer passed away on April 19th 2019.

Nigel Palmer was on faculty, and carried out PhD studies under KVF Jubb, in the Dept. of Veterinary Paraclinical Sciences at the recently re-established Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne, from 1965-70. Subsequently he briefly was on faculty in the Department of Pathology, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph (his alma mater, 1963), then served as a diagnostic Veterinary Pathologist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food in Guelph until his retirement.

An outstanding pathologist, Nigel co-edited, with Ken Jubb and Peter Kennedy, the 3rd and 4th editions of "Pathology of Domestic Animals"

On behalf of the membership and committee of the Australian Society for Veterinary Pathology we extend our sympathy to his wife Judy and children Dean and Donna and their families.