With the new academic year begins a news series of profiles on veterinary students. We opened our lecture series at the Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine, where I met Theo Derksen, class of 2021. His interest? Poultry medicine! That’s something I don’t write much about, so … Continue reading Three questions for … Western’s Theo Derksen
This is my favorite time of year, when we begin another academic year with a fresh schedule of visits to veterinary schools and colleges. This year we have three new field veterinarians joining Dr. Kristi Yee — and me! — as we speak to veterinary students. Most of our schedule … Continue reading One of our favorite things: Talking to veterinary students
Every year at the AVMA Convention I have the honor of taking the leaders of the national VBMA out to dinner. This year was no different: I indeed felt honored in the presence of so many smart, savvy veterinary students, and came away knowing our veterinary profession was in good … Continue reading The VBMA: My 2017 dinner with the future!
Whoops! I wasn’t done with my featured veterinary students for the academic year. I thought David Tamas of the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine had already been posted by our communications team. Sorry, David, and thanks for your participation! Can you share something unexpected you discovered or … Continue reading Three questions for … NCSU’s David Tamas
As the current school year ends, I’m already looking forward to meeting next year’s veterinary students! Thank you to all those students and schools in which we gave our talks. This year was a bit of a “reboot” for us, and I’ll be sharing news soon on our plans for … Continue reading Three questions for … Oklahoma State’s Emily Arsola
Just in time for the lead-in to the Memorial Day weekend, I am introducing you to the first of the last two veterinary students I’ve featured this year. What a fantastic addition to our profession these women and men will be! Blair Bennett of the Mississippi State University College of … Continue reading Three questions for … Mississippi State’s Blair Bennett