VTMED 6603

VTMED 6603

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

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, physical examination, and medical management of exotic animal species presented to the Cornell University Hospital for Animals.  Other opportunities available to assist in the development of clinical skills in wildlife-, zoo- and exotic- animal medicine include the wildlife health center cases, ongoing wildlife research and service projects, and trips to the Rosamond Gifford Zoo during the rotation.  Successful completion of the course requires satisfactory performance during this 14-day clinical rotation.

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
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1056VTMED 6603  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Abou-Madi, N

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1057VTMED 6603  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Abou-Madi, N