Dr. Philip Tedeschi

Clinical Professor Philip Tedeschi is co-founder and executive director of the Institute for Human-Animal Connection in DU’s Graduate School of Social Work. As a student in the University of Wisconsin’s veterinary program, Tedeschi moonlighted teaching horseback riding to adults with schizophrenia, the positive changes of which led him to leave vet school and design his own major focusing on human-animal interactions.

Philip Tedeschi