Market research statistics - Veterinary specialists - 2012

AVMA recognized veterinary specialty organizations (RVSO)

Total active board-certified diplomates (as of December 2012)* 11,163
American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) 900
Avian 141
Beef Cattle 13
Canine & Feline 474
Dairy 35
Equine 90
Exotic Companion Animal 16
Feline 81
Food Animal 19
Reptile/Amphibian 8
Swine Health Management 23
American Board of Veterinary Toxicology (ABVT) 89
American College of Animal Welfare (ACAW)​ 27
American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) 876
American College of Poultry Veterinarians (ACPV) 251
American College of Theriogenologists (ACT) 386
American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists (ACVA) 203
American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) 53
American College of Veterinary Clinical Pharmacology (ACVCP) 52
American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) 220
American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care (ACVECC) 439
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) 2,442
Cardiology 222
Small Animal Internal Medicine 1,180
Large Animal Internal Medicine 511
Neurology 224
Oncology 305
American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (ACVM) 251
Bacteriology/Mycology 46
Immunology 50
Microbiology 60
Virology 70
Parasitology ​26
American College of Veterinary Nutrition (ACVN) 64
American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) 381
American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) 1,634
Anatomic Pathology 1,331
Clinical Pathology 303
American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine (ACVPM) 682
Epidemiology 56
American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) 435
Radiation Oncology 86
American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation​ 47
American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) 1,467
Small Animal 416
Large Animal 221
American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) 141
American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) 123
 
*Some members belong to more than one specialty.
 
 
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