Online Degree Details
Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine
Shelter Medicine: an Emerging Veterinary Specialty
Shelter medicine is on track to become the next Boarded Specialty area of practice in veterinary medicine, and the current demand is great for well-trained veterinarians to address the health and welfare issues unique to animal shelters. Few opportunities currently exist for students to immerse themselves in graduate-level coursework within this emerging area of expertise.
With the support of Maddie’s Fund®, we are pleased to adapt our on-campus shelter medicine certificate program for delivery online in order to reach a broader audience, benefit more homeless animals, and support the expanding graduate and veterinary student interest in this evolving topic.
|Program:||Graduate Certificate (Certificate)||Length:||9 credits, one year|
|College:||The College of Veterinary Medicine|
|Department:||Maddie's Shelter Medicine Program|
College of Veterinary Medicine
tel: (352) 294-4757
2015 SW 16th Ave
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32610
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