Dr. Briere was born and raised in Montreal, Province of Quebec in Canada. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Montreal with honors and graduated third in her class.
She then completed an internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Washington State University. After that, Dr. Briere completed an additional surgery internship at a private referral practice in Jacksonville, Florida.
In 2007, Dr. Briere completed her Masters of Science in Veterinary Medical Sciences at Louisiana State University. While there, she completed a residency in Companion Animal Surgery.
Dr. Briere became board-certified in 2009 by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.