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Penn State College of Medicine, Dept of Comparative Medicine

Description

Laboratory animal veterinary medicine at the College of Medicine. Species include mice, rats, rabbits, guinea pigs, cats, dogs, non-human primates, swine, sheep, calves, zebra fish.

Details

Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • Catherine Beckwith, DVM, PhD, DACLAM
  • Ronald Wilson, VMD, MS, DACLAM
  • Timothy Cooper, DVM, DACVP
  • Xuwen Peng, DVM, MS, PhD
  • ACLAM-approved LAM residency program

Educational Resources

  • College & Department library
  • Daily rounds
  • Grand Rounds every Friday
  • AALAS Learning Library

Responsibilities

  • participate in daily rounds with residents
  • assess cases
  • assist with experimental surgery and anesthesia
  • assist with necropsy and pathology cases
  • health surveillance program

Student Supervision

6-8 hrs/day, 5 days/wk

Housing

No

Practice Information

Pennsylvania State College of Medicine
Department of Comparative Medicine
500 University Drive H054
Hershey, PA 17033

Ph: 717-531-8460
Fx: 717-531-5001

Email: ecarney@hmc.psu.edu
Web: http://www.hmc.psu.edu/comparativemedicine

Signature on file: Elizabeth Carney, DVM
Updated: 4/23/09

Location: 
Hershey, PA
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