VTMED 6608

VTMED 6608

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Management and prevention of cancer in companion animals represents a significant component of the practice of veterinary medicine. The focus of this clinical rotation is the development of a comprehensive set of skills necessary for a veterinarian to become an advocate for the client/patient with cancer. These skills include appropriate initial evaluation of animals with cancer; sensitive and effective client and referring-veterinarian communication; ability to access relevant information from numerous sources related to cancer management; and ability to understand and apply principles of surgical, medical, and radiation oncology as well as techniques specifically related to minimize pain and treatment-related effects in cancer patients.

When Offered Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: third- and fourth-year veterinary students.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: VTMED 5510.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 15068VTMED 6608  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - Mar 24, 2019
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 15129VTMED 6608  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - Mar 24, 2019
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 15130VTMED 6608  CLN 303

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - Mar 24, 2019
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - Second. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 15243VTMED 6608  CLN 304

    • TBA
    • Mar 25 - May 19, 2019
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - Second. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 15244VTMED 6608  CLN 305

    • TBA
    • Mar 25 - May 19, 2019
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Eight Week - Second. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 15067VTMED 6608  CLN 306

    • TBA
    • Mar 25 - May 17, 2019
    • Balkman, C