Poultry Medicine and Diagnostics Residency Program, University of CA, Davis
August 7, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
The California Animal Health & Food Safety Laboratory System (CAHFS), School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis is offering a two-year Poultry Medicine and Diagnostics Residency Program. This program is designed to provide training in poultry disease diagnostics and prevention, production medicine with special emphasis on flock health and commercial poultry and communication with industry. The program is recognized as an approved training program by the American College of Poultry Veterinarians. The training involves extensive poultry diagnostic casework. Casework is supplemented by weekly case conferences, seminars, lectures, and rotations through specialty laboratories including bacteriology, immunology, histopathology, and virology.
The successful candidate will be in residence at the CAHFS laboratory located in Turlock, CA. The current salary for the first year of the residency program is $43,482. Continuation in the 2nd year of the program is contingent upon mutual satisfaction on the part of both the resident and the CAHFS.
Qualifications and requirements for admission is: DVM or equivalent degree, one year of internship or equivalent experience is preferred. Effective communication skills both orally and in writing.
Applicants must submit (1) a curriculum vitae, (2) a letter of intent, (3) transcripts from veterinary school(s), and (4) three letters of recommendation to: Sharon Hein, Administrative Analyst, California Animal Health & Food Safety Laboratory System, P.O. Box 1770, University of California, Davis, CA 95617, (530) 752-8709, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Program inquiries can be directed to Dr. Simone Stoute at email@example.com. Deadline for materials is October 31, 2018.
The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
EACH RESIDENCY/FELLOW TRAINING PROGRAM BEGINS ON AUGUST 1.
The California Animal Health & Food Safety Laboratory System (CAHFS) serves the people of California by safeguarding the public health with rapid and reliable diagnoses for animal diseases including those affecting humans. CAHFS operates in partnership with the California Department of Food & Agriculture, UC Davis, veterinarians, and livestock and poultry producers.