Dr. Melissa White graduated veterinary school at Louisiana State University in 2016. She moved on to a residency at Penn State College of Medicine. There she worked with small mammals such as mice, rats, and rabbits as well as large animals, such as sheep, pigs, and calves. She completed her residency in June 2019 where she started working for the Gene Therapy Program at UPenn. She then moved on to private practice working with dogs, cats, and small mammal exotics.