Pablo E. Otero is a professor of Anesthesiology and head of the Anesthesia and Analgesia Department at the Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Buenos Aires. He received his DVM and PhD in Veterinary Science from University of Buenos Aires and an additional PhD in Anesthesiology from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain. He is a certificated Veterinary Professor in Higher Education from the University of Buenos Aires. He is currently the President of the Argentinian Association of Anesthesia and Analgesia (AAAVRA) and he is the former president of the Latin American Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society (LAVECCS). He has contributed to the growth of his area through the publication of numerous original peer reviewed scientific manuscripts and 4 Anesthesia and Pain Management textbooks.