The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is now accepting applications for an Intern with a focus on Small Animal (Rotating) services at the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC). The LVMC offers a Small Animal Rotating internship designed to prepare interns for in-depth training in various areas of veterinary specialty practice. Our programs strive to prepare trainees for active careers in academia, specialty practice, or for further pursuit of a residency program. The intern program is one year in duration.
Interns will follow specific program guidelines and may rotate through various internal and external specialty areas specific to their program’s requirements. Interns are expected to provide backup duties in emergency cases, along with weekend and after-hours obligations. Interns participate in clinical rounds, morbidity and mortality, and pathophysiology seminars, as well as various sections and departmental academic programs. Attendance and participation in the seminar component of the training program are required by all Interns.
All offers will be made contingent upon the successful completion of a background check before the employment start date. Proof of rabies titer read at an acceptable level within two years prior to the employment start date, as well as any additional health requirements enforced by external rotations during the course of this program will be the responsibility of the intern.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
-DVM or equivalent degree from an AVMA accredited veterinary college, or have successfully completed the AVMA ECFVG Certification Program or the PAVE Certification Program upon employment start date.
- Registration with the Iowa Board of Pharmacy in compliance with the Controlled Substances Registration Act will be required prior to clinical practice.
-Licensure by the State of Iowa Board of Veterinary Medicine upon employment start date.
Internal Number: R2431
About Iowa State University
The Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center (LVMC) at Iowa State University is a state-of-the-art facility designed to provide specialized care and comprehensive medical and surgical services for companion and large animals throughout Iowa and surrounding states. Our clinicians, residents, interns, technicians, staff, and senior veterinary students work collaboratively to provide 24-hour, high-quality care to animal patients. As the nation’s first public veterinary school, Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine takes pride in its heritage while shaping the future of veterinary professional practice, education, research and service.
Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that... all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University’s Principles of Community.
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