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  • Career Spotlight Aida Vientos Plotts

    Career Spotlight: Aida Vientós-Plotts

    • Oct 6, 2022
    • Dr. Aida Vientós-Plotts

    An interview with ACVIM Diplomate Dr. Aida Vientós-Plotts, Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist and co-founder of Veterinarians for Puerto Rico.

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    New Cohort Begins Yearlong Advanced Clinical Training

    • Sep 8, 2022
    • Allison Gardner

    The Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine welcomed a new class of interns to the Purdue University Veterinary Hospital in June.

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    Specialist Shortage Opens Door to Larger Industry Role in Training

    • Sep 1, 2022
    • Lisa Wogan

    Once dismissed as 'rent-a-residents,' sponsored positions become more common.

  • vet internships

    BEVA Launches Recognised Internships

    • Aug 11, 2022
    • Arlo Guthrie

    BEVA has introduced Recognised Internships: a stamp of approval for high-quality internships that meet a set of core standards.

  • student veterinarians

    Students Get Hands-On Vet Time

    • Aug 4, 2022
    • Will Hehemann

    Six University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff students majoring in animal science recently had the opportunity to put their analytical skills to the test during a three-day visit to Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind.

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    New Jersey's First Veterinary School is in the Works

    • Jun 16, 2022
    • Jennifer Fiala

    Plans for new programs also brew in West Virginia, Arkansas.

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    Grant Promoting Clinician-Scientist Training Propels SVM as Leader in Field

    • Jun 2, 2022
    • Maddie Arthur

    The University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine is bolstering the veterinary clinician-scientist workforce through a five-year, $3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

  • young Asian female doctor using mobile phone

    Veterinary Nursing Program Enables Student Gwen White to “Go the Distance” with New Career

    • Apr 28, 2022
    • Madeline Brod

    An accomplished career is something that Gwen White, of Greenwood, Ind., already had when she chose to begin a new chapter in her life by enrolling in the Purdue University Veterinary Nursing Distance Learning Program.

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    Comparison of Resident and Intern Salaries With the Current Living Wage as a Quantitative Estimate of Financial Strain Among Postgraduate Veterinary Trainees

    • Mar 31, 2022
    • Samantha L. Morello, Kai-Biu Shiu, Joseph Thurston

    There is a price for higher education in the US, and veterinary medicine is no exception.

  • two vets with a dog

    A Day in the Life of an Emergency Veterinary Clinic

    • Mar 24, 2022
    • Malinda Larkin

    COVID-19 has upended many things, including the practice of veterinary medicine.

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    Podcast: Veterinarians and Their Finances with Erik Hofmeister

    • Mar 17, 2022

    Dr. Erik Hofmeister talks about veterinary medicine as well as the finances of veterinarians.

  • veterinary surgeon giving anaesthetic to a dog

    Green Light for Boldon Veterinary Hospital Expected to Create 70 Jobs

    • Mar 3, 2022
    • Chris Binding

    Plans approved for specialist veterinary referral hospital at Boldon Business Park creating 70 new jobs have been given the green light.

  • Career Spotlight Ewan Wolff

    Career Spotlight: Ewan Wolff

    • Feb 10, 2022
    • Dr. Ewan Wolff

    An interview with ACVIM Diplomate Dr. Ewan Wolff, Small Animal Internal Medicine Specialist and co-author of the Gender Identity Bill of Rights for veterinary medicine.

  • Career Spotlight Sarah Gillings

    Career Spotlight: Sarah Gillings

    • Jan 27, 2022
    • Dr. Sarah Gillings

    An interview with ACVIM Diplomate Dr. Sarah Gillings, Veterinary Oncologist and Medical Director of Summit Veterinary Referral Center.

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    University to open N.J.’s 1st School of Veterinary Medicine

    • Jan 20, 2022
    • Deion Johnson

    Rowan University School of Veterinary Medicine will offer a a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DMV) degree.

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    Dr. Maro: Now is Good Time to Consider Veterinary Career

    • Jan 13, 2022
    • Dr. Cynthia Maro

    If you love animals and want to help them and their families, this is an ideal time to consider a career working in a veterinary clinic.

  • vet examining dog

    Minuteman Launches Animal Science Program

    • Dec 23, 2021
    • Dan O'Brien

    Minuteman High School has added animal science to its list of career technical-education (CTE) majors for the 2021-22 school year – addressing the needs of the veterinary industry that is growing rapidly nationwide.

  • dachshund is having fear of the veterinarian

    Hot job! Shortage of Veterinarians Expected to Last for Years as Pet Ownership Increases

    • Nov 25, 2021
    • Nicholas Sokic

    The staffing crunch is especially prevalent in emergency and triage settings, rural areas and food production.

  • woman embracing her dog

    'SNL' Star Kenan Thompson Surprises High School Students with Unexpected Message

    • Nov 12, 2021
    • Jen Reeder

    The star of "Saturday Night Live" and "Kenan" plays a veterinarian in "Clifford the Big Red Dog" — and hopes to see more diversity in the profession.

  • people waiting for a job interview

    The Importance of Personal Branding for Job Seekers

    • Dec 16, 2021
    • Matt Craven

    The term personal branding is bandied about on a regular basis, but what does it really mean?