January 01, 2017

 

 Education council schedules site visits

Posted Dec. 14, 2016

The AVMA Council on Education has scheduled site visits to 11 schools and colleges of veterinary medicine for 2017.

Comprehensive site visits are planned for the Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, March 19-23; the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, April 2-6; the University of Prince Edward Island Atlantic Veterinary College, Sept. 17-21; the University of Saskatchewan Western College of Veterinary Medicine, Oct. 1-5; Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Oct. 8-14; Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Oct. 29-Nov. 2; and Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Nov. 5-9.

Focused site visits are planned for the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, Jan. 22-25; the Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine, Jan. 22-25; and the University of Alaska Fairbanks College of Natural Science and Mathematics Department of Veterinary Medicine collaborative program, Feb. 26-March 2.

A consultative site visit is scheduled for the University of Nottingham School of Veterinary Medicine and Science in the U.K., Dec. 3-7.

A comprehensive site visit is planned for the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Dec. 4-8. A consultative site visit is scheduled for the University of Cambridge Department of Veterinary Medicine in the U.K., Nov. 6-10.

The council welcomes written comments on these plans or the programs to be evaluated. Comments should be addressed to Dr. Karen Martens Brandt, Director, Education and Research Division, AVMA, 1931 N. Meacham Road, Suite 100, Schaumburg, IL 60173.

Comments must be signed by the person submitting them to be considered.