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Education council schedules site visits – January 2023

December 06, 2022

The AVMA Council on Education has scheduled site visits to 11 schools and colleges of veterinary medicine for 2023.

Comprehensive site visits are planned for the University of Liverpool School of Veterinary Science in England, Feb. 26-March 2; the Veterinary Campus of Lyon in France, March 26-30; the University of Arizona College of Veterinary Medicine, April 4-13; Utrecht University Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in the Netherlands, May 21-25; Murdoch University Veterinary School in Australia, Aug. 6-11; and the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Dec. 3-7.

Historic Old Main at Utah State University in Logan, Utah

Consultative site visits are planned for proposed schools of veterinary medicine at Rowan University in New Jersey, May 14-18, and Utah State University, Sept. 10-14. A focused site visit is planned for the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine’s 2+2 program with South Dakota State University College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences, April 16-19.

Verification site visits, serving as a follow-up to site visits conducted previously on a virtual basis, are planned for the University of Melbourne’s Melbourne Veterinary School, July 29-Aug. 4, and Massey University School of Veterinary Science, Aug. 14-17.

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.

A version of this article appears in the January 2023 print issue of JAVMA.