Veterinary Medicine Professional Curriculum (VTMED)Veterinary Medicine

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

VTMED 5600

Clinical service rotation in which students accompany ambulatory clinicians on farm and stable calls and learn the skills and procedures necessary for operation of a modern veterinary practice offering ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1004VTMED 5600  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1005VTMED 5600  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • McArt, J

VTMED 5601

Our community practice, housed in a stand-alone facility as of June 2018, offers full services for our patients of all life stages including preventive medicine, radiology, dentistry, and surgery. Our ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1006VTMED 5601  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Collins, B

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1007VTMED 5601  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Collins, B

VTMED 5602

Structured to provide supervised clinical experience in the practice of companion small-animal medicine. The course is conducted in the Companion Animal Hospital of the Cornell University Hospital for ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1008VTMED 5602  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Center, S

      Loftus, J

      Miller, M

      Randolph, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1009VTMED 5602  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Center, S

      Loftus, J

      Miller, M

      Randolph, J

VTMED 5603

Clinical service rotation that exposes the student to the practice of surgery under hospital conditions. Students participate in office hours, diagnostic techniques, planning of therapy, and daily care ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1010VTMED 5603  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Flanders, J

      Hayes, G

      Sumner, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1011VTMED 5603  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Flanders, J

      Hayes, G

      Sumner, J

VTMED 5604

Students assigned to this service assist the faculty, technicians, and residents of the Large-Animal Medicine Service in the diagnosis and care of patients. The goal of this course is for students to acquire ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1012VTMED 5604  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Ainsworth, D

      Divers, T

      Felippe, J

      Perkins, G

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1013VTMED 5604  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Ainsworth, D

      Divers, T

      Felippe, J

      Perkins, G

VTMED 5605

Clinical rotation structured to provide supervised clinical experience in the practice of large-animal surgery. Under the direction of faculty and house staff, students participate in the diagnosis, surgical ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1014VTMED 5605  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fubini, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1015VTMED 5605  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fubini, S

VTMED 5606

Designed to provide clinical experience in the use of anesthetics in small companion animals, horses, and some farm animals. Students participate in selecting suitable anesthetic techniques for patients ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1016VTMED 5606  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Boesch, J

      Campoy, L

      Gleed, R

      Martin Flores, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1017VTMED 5606  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Boesch, J

      Campoy, L

      Gleed, R

      Martin Flores, M

VTMED 5607

During this clinical rotation, students participate in the diagnosis and management of skin disorders in small and large animals. Patients are examined by appointment and through consultation with other ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1018VTMED 5607  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Miller, W

      Peters-Kennedy, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1019VTMED 5607  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Miller, W

      Peters-Kennedy, J

VTMED 5608

A large inpatient and outpatient referral case load plus numerous inpatient consultations for other hospital services allow students to become confident acquiring the beginning skills needed for diagnostic ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1020VTMED 5608  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Espinheira, F

      Irby, N

      Kern, T

      Ledbetter, E

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1021VTMED 5608  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Espinheira, F

      Irby, N

      Kern, T

      Ledbetter, E

VTMED 5609

The pathology rotation strives to integrate gross pathology with other diagnostic modalities. Students will work in groups of three to six for the two-week rotation performing necropsies on mammals, birds, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1022VTMED 5609  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Southard, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1023VTMED 5609  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Southard, T

VTMED 5610

Two-week clinical experience in the imaging section of the Cornell University Hospital for Animals. Students use radiographic, ultrasonographic, CT, MRI, and nuclear medicine imaging techniques to evaluate ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1024VTMED 5610  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Scrivani, P

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1025VTMED 5610  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Scrivani, P

VTMED 5611

Management of both emergent and critical cases represents a significant component of the practice of veterinary medicine. The focus of this clinical rotation will be the development of a knowledge base ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1026VTMED 5611  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fletcher, D

      Goggs, R

      Menard, J

      Schoeffler, G

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1027VTMED 5611  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fletcher, D

      Goggs, R

      Menard, J

      Schoeffler, G

VTMED 5613

Clinical service rotation that exposes the student to the practice of surgery under hospital conditions. Students participate in office hours; diagnostic techniques; planning of therapy; and daily care ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1028VTMED 5613  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Hayashi, K

      Krotscheck, U

      Todhunter, R

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1029VTMED 5613  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Hayashi, K

      Krotscheck, U

      Todhunter, R

VTMED 6528

Consists of five laboratories performing surgical procedures on ponies and cadaver specimens. It is the intent of this course not to make the students proficient in these procedures but to familiarize ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1051VTMED 6528  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 7 - Jan 14, 2019
    • Fubini, S

VTMED 6529

Consists of five laboratories performing surgical procedures on sheep, calves, cadaver specimens, and adult cattle. It is the intent of this course not to make the students proficient in these procedures ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1052VTMED 6529  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 14 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fubini, S

VTMED 6601

Provides students with the opportunity to put into practice what they have learned in the foundation years. The management of the most common cardiac diseases is emphasized, including congestive heart ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1030VTMED 6601  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Moise, N

      Pariaut, R

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1031VTMED 6601  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Moise, N

      Pariaut, R

VTMED 6602

Laboratory animal medicine is a diverse field in which veterinarians directly impact on the well-being of animals used in research, teaching and testing. Lab animal veterinarians assist researchers in ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1032VTMED 6602  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Williams, W

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1033VTMED 6602  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Williams, W

VTMED 6603

Introduces students to primary medical care of non-traditional pet species, zoo animals, and native wildlife. Students, directly supervised by the attending clinician, are responsible for the assessment, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1034VTMED 6603  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Abou-Madi, N

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1035VTMED 6603  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Abou-Madi, N

VTMED 6605

Provides opportunities for students who have completed VTMED VTMED 5500 and VTMED 5510 to explore professional areas of interest not available in the regular curriculum. Blocks of two or more weeks may ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-8 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1036VTMED 6605  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Miller, W

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-8 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1037VTMED 6605  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Miller, W

VTMED 6608

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 ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1038VTMED 6608  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1039VTMED 6608  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Balkman, C

VTMED 6615

Provides specialized opportunity in Production Medicine. Consists of participation in an experience designed to improve knowledge and skills regarding production systems. Examples of focus areas include ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1040VTMED 6615  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1041VTMED 6615  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • McArt, J

VTMED 6616

This rotation is designed to introduce students to clinical small animal dentistry and oral surgery. By the end of the rotation, students are expected to be capable of: performing a thorough oral examination, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1042VTMED 6616  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fiani, N

      Peralta, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1043VTMED 6616  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Fiani, N

      Peralta, S

VTMED 6618

The Neurology/Neurosurgery (NNS) clinical rotation at Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine is a 2 week time period in which the student is directly involved in the diagnosis and treatment ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1044VTMED 6618  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1045VTMED 6618  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

VTMED 6626

This course will allow you to gain familiarity with neurologic clinical practice prior to rotations. Having a solid comfort level with neurologic examinations and neurolocalization is essential, as neurologic ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits GradeNoAud

  •  1088VTMED 6626  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

VTMED 6627

This course will provide an opportunity for 4th year veterinary students with an equine background and interest to work with Cornell University Resident Farrier learning proper hoof trimming and balancing ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1046VTMED 6627  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Kraus, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1047VTMED 6627  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Kraus, S

VTMED 6628

The Clinical Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Service focusses heavily on mobility and function and sees a variety of patients including primary lameness workups, post-surgical rehabilitation, sport ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1048VTMED 6628  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Frye, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1049VTMED 6628  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Frye, C

VTMED 6737

The goal of the course is to provide students with the opportunity to learn about various non-native species and to gain hands on experience working with these animals in a safe and supportive environment. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1053VTMED 6737  FLD 801

    • TBA Other International
    • Dec 17, 2018 - Jan 20, 2019
    • Abou-Madi, N

      De Matos, R

      Kollias, G

      Morrisey, J

      Peralta, S

  • Taught at Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center Travel Dates 1/14/17 and 1/21/17.

VTMED 6741

This course aims to provide students an opportunity to build clinical skills in settings abroad. Working with local grassroots animal welfare organizations and pet owners in small communities, we will ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1054VTMED 6741  FLD 801

  • Taught in Belize at the Hopkins Belize Humane Society. Travel Dates are 7th, and 14th.