Job no: 501733 Position type: Full-Time 12-Month Department: 183900 - CVM Pathobiology/Population Med Dep Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS Categories: Professional Position Open Date: Oct 26 2020
This internship at Mississippi State University is a 12-month clinical program beginning June 15, 2021 and ending June 30, 2022. The intern will rotate between the surgery & medicine (food animal) and theriogenology (all species) services in house, and also the ambulatory service (large animal, including equine), with approximately equal time spent on each service. The internship provides training in clinical, hospital based service through interaction with clinical specialists (DACVIM, DABVP (Food Animal), DACT, MPH). The program is designed to prepare the individual for a residency in a corresponding discipline or entry into private practice. The program is directly supported by 2 diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2 diplomates of the American College of Theriogenologists, 1 diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Food Animal), 2 clinical faculty professors, 2 clinical instructors, and 4 support staff. The food animal in house clinic annual case load is 1,200-1,500 cases/year (beef 60%, dairy 30%, small ruminants 10%), and ambulatory makes 1000 trips/year (40% equine, 40% beef cow/calf and 20% dairy/small ruminants).
In addition to workup and management of patients, with related communication with clients and referring veterinarians, other duties will include assisting in new student orientation, and supervision and instruction of DVM students and veterinary technology students. Emergency duties on a rotating basis with other residents (1-3) and interns (1-3) under the guidance of an emergency clinician are also required. These include after-hours and weekend emergencies for both the Food Animal in house and Ambulatory services. Participation in teaching rounds for DVM students, and seminars and journal club for house officers, is required. Providing assistance in veterinary teaching laboratory sessions will be required. Creative activities such as research and manuscript preparation are encouraged, but not required.
Applicants must be eligible for employment in the U.S. at the time they apply for a position at MSU-CVM. Mississippi State University employs only citizens of the US, Canada, and Mexico, nationals of the US, and aliens authorized to work in the US by the time of commencement of the position. Applicants must be a graduate of an AVMA-accredited veterinary school (see http://www.avma.org/education/cvea/colleges_accredited/allcolleges.asp) and have passed the NAVLE licensure examination, or a graduate that has completed the entire ECFVG qualification process (see http://www.avma.org/education/ecfvg/default.asp). Applicants must have completed and passed the NAVLE examination or the entire ECFVG process by the time of commencement of the position.
Applicants must apply online. Interested individuals are encouraged to contact via telephone (662)325-3432, or email either with regard to additional program details. - Gretchen Grissett: firstname.lastname@example.org Amelia Woolums: email@example.com
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.
Internal Number: 501733
About Mississippi State University
Mississippi State University represents the highest level of research activity for doctorate-granting institutions and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation as an R1-Very High Research Activity University. Also, a National Science Foundation “Top 100” research University, MSU shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honor society, and values the talents of our distinguished faculty, staff, and student scholars. Here, a culture of inclusion is fostered and we’re driven each day to make a difference at the local, state, regional, national and global levels. At Mississippi State University we invite you to join us as we continue our momentum in research, teaching, and service.
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