Veterinary Medicine Professional Curriculum (VTMED)Veterinary Medicine

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

VTMED 5600

WEEK 1 During Ambulatory rotation, students accompany clinicians on farm and stable calls to learn skills and procedures necessary for operation of a modern veterinary practice offering primary care to ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1026VTMED 5600  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1027VTMED 5600  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1028VTMED 5601  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Collins, B

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1029VTMED 5601  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1030VTMED 5602  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Center, S

      Loftus, J

      Miller, M

      Randolph, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1031VTMED 5602  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Center, S

      Loftus, J

      Miller, M

      Randolph, J

VTMED 5603

This rotation exposes student to the practice of both soft tissue and orthopedic surgery under hospital conditions. Students participate in office hours; diagnostic techniques; planning of therapy, daily ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1032VTMED 5603  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Flanders, J

      Hayes, G

      Sumner, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1033VTMED 5603  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Flanders, J

      Hayes, G

      Sumner, J

VTMED 5604

WEEK 1: During Large Animal Medicine Service, students assist faculty, technicians, and residents in the diagnosis and care of patients. The goal is for students to acquire knowledge and skills in history ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1034VTMED 5604  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Ainsworth, D

      Divers, T

      Felippe, J

      Perkins, G

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1035VTMED 5604  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Ainsworth, D

      Divers, T

      Felippe, J

      Perkins, G

VTMED 5605

WEEK 1 Provides supervised clinical experience in the practice of large animal surgery. Under the direction of faculty and house staff, students participate in the diagnosis, surgical treatment, and care ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1036VTMED 5605  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Fubini, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1037VTMED 5605  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1038VTMED 5606  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Boesch, J

      Campoy, L

      Gleed, R

      Martin Flores, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1039VTMED 5606  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Boesch, J

      Campoy, L

      Gleed, R

      Martin Flores, M

VTMED 5607

WEEK 1 During Dermatology 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 ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1040VTMED 5607  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Miller, J

      Peters-Kennedy, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1041VTMED 5607  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1042VTMED 5608  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Espinheira, F

      Irby, N

      Kern, T

      Ledbetter, E

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1043VTMED 5608  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Espinheira, F

      Irby, N

      Kern, T

      Ledbetter, E

VTMED 5609

WEEK 1 Students will work with the faculty and residents of the Section of Anatomic Pathology to perform necropsies and prepare written reports. Students will also spend time with faculty and/or residents ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1044VTMED 5609  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Southard, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1045VTMED 5609  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Southard, T

VTMED 5610

WEEK 1 Clinical experience in the imaging section of the Cornell University Hospital for Animals. Students will gain hands-on experience acquiring radiographic and ultrasonographic images of patients under ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1046VTMED 5610  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Scrivani, P

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1047VTMED 5610  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1048VTMED 5611  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Fletcher, D

      Goggs, R

      Menard, J

      Schoeffler, G

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1049VTMED 5611  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Fletcher, D

      Goggs, R

      Menard, J

      Schoeffler, G

VTMED 5613

This rotation exposes student to the practice of both soft tissue and orthopedic surgery under hospital conditions. Students participate in office hours; diagnostic techniques; planning of therapy, daily ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1050VTMED 5613  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Hayashi, K

      Krotscheck, U

      Todhunter, R

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1051VTMED 5613  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1072VTMED 6528  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 18 - Jan 22, 2021
    • 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

  •  1073VTMED 6529  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Jan 11 - Jan 15, 2021
    • Fubini, S

VTMED 6541

Provides hands-on experience in the Surgical Pathology Service of the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Working with the attending pathologist, students examine tissue specimens histologically, propose ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  •  1078VTMED 6541  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • McDonough, 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 are emphasized including congestive heart ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1052VTMED 6601  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Moise, N

      Pariaut, R

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1053VTMED 6601  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1054VTMED 6602  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Williams, W

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1055VTMED 6602  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  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

VTMED 6605

Provides opportunities for students who have completed the prerequisites to explore professional areas of clinical interest not available in the regular curriculum. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-8 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1058VTMED 6605  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Miller, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-8 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1059VTMED 6605  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Miller, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2-8 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1080VTMED 6605  CLN 303

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Miller, J

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

  •  1060VTMED 6608  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Balkman, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1061VTMED 6608  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Balkman, C

VTMED 6615

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1062VTMED 6615  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1063VTMED 6615  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1064VTMED 6616  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Fiani, N

      Peralta, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1065VTMED 6616  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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, management ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1066VTMED 6618  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1067VTMED 6618  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

VTMED 6620

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1077VTMED 6620  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • McArt, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  1083VTMED 6620  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • McArt, J

VTMED 6626

A 1-2 week time period in which the student is initially observing the diagnosis, management and treatment of animals with a diverse array of neurologic disorders. Depending on the rotation some students ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1076VTMED 6626  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1081VTMED 6626  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1082VTMED 6626  CLN 303

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Davies, E

      Dewey, C

VTMED 6627

This course will provide an opportunity for 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

  •  1068VTMED 6627  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Kraus, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1069VTMED 6627  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • 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

  •  1070VTMED 6628  CLN 301

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Frye, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  1071VTMED 6628  CLN 302

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Frye, C

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

  •  1079VTMED 6741  FLD 802

  • Taught in Tela, Honduras. Travel Dates are 11th, and 17th.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1085VTMED 6741  FLD 803

  • Taught in Shkoder, Albania. Travel dates are Jan 10th and 17th.

VTMED 6898

Students work individually with a CVM faculty member to pursue an area of particular interest that is not part of the established curriculum. Specific course objectives and course content should be relevant ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1088VTMED 6898  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Kraus, S

  •  1089VTMED 6898  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Buckles, E

VTMED 6899

Students work individually in the research environment of a CVM faculty member involved in veterinary or biomedical research. Specific course objectives and course content should be relevant to career ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1084VTMED 6899  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Martin Flores, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1086VTMED 6899  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Scrivani, P

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1087VTMED 6899  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Hayes, G

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0.5-4 Credits S/U NoAud

  •  1090VTMED 6899  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Dec 21, 2020 - Jan 24, 2021
    • Boesch, J