Courses of Study 2018-2019 
    Jul 25, 2024  
Courses of Study 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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VTMED 6744 - One Health Laboratory: Conservation with Communities Field Experience

(CU-CEL, CU-ITL)     
Summer. 3 credits. S/U grades only.

Prerequisite: VTMED 6743 . Permission of instructor required. Enrollment limited to: second- and third- year veterinary students. DVM students interested in this summer engaged learning program should see Dr. Radcliffe. Selection for these competitive positions will be made no later than December of 2018 for the 2019 summer session with planned application for funding through the Expanding Horizons program.

D. Bowman, J. Felippe, T. Fishel, L. Harrington, K. McGowan, R. Radcliffe, A. Rodewald.

The “One Health Laboratory” field course is organized in 2 courses (enrollment in both is required): Part I is the engaged-learning experience at one of the field sites in Indonesia (Ujong Kulon National Park) or Africa (Jane Goodall Institute in Republic of Congo or Uganda). The format for the field course is an applied research project that will further understanding of a problem in conservation that has impact for local people in farming or forestry conservation that has impact for local people in farming or forestry communities, and the wild species that share these working landscapes. Students will be chose during the required course “Conservation with Communities for One Health” and work in teams (1 DVM, 2 undergraduate students for each field site).

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