Externships, Summer Students & Job Shadowing

  Student Positions In order to ensure sustainable animal agriculture production for the future, Veterinary Agri-Health Services is committed to the training of future food-animal practitioners.  As a bovine specific practice our focus with the students is the education of veterinarians to meet the needs of the livestock industry and rural Alberta through enhanced skills in production animal health.  In particular, our students will be exposed to the entire breadth of the beef industry in Alberta, ranging from the cow-calf level right to the feedlot.  Specific technical skills are taught depending on the seasonality of the industry...

UCVM

UCVM is Canada’s fifth and newest veterinary college, located in the province of Alberta.  Fully funded by the province, UCVM is dedicated to meeting the animal and public health needs of Alberta through its education, research and outreach programs. Established following the BSE crisis in Alberta and a number of other important animal health events, UCVM was created with the goals of graduating an increased number of veterinarians with the skills to meet and adapt to the changing demands of rural Alberta, the food animal industries, environmental and wildlife health (ecosystem health), comparative health and biomedical research, and...

Externship Opportuni...

In order to ensure sustainable animal agriculture production for the future, Veterinary Agri-Health Services is committed to the training of future food-animal practitioners.  Under the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM), VAHS is an affiliate member of...