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Interested in Becoming a Veterinarian?


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Programs and Camps

AgDiscovery is a two-week residential program for high school students ages 15-17; the program is highly competitive and open to youths from across the USA. Students learn about the interconnections among wildlife biology and conservation, laboratory technology and diagnostics, animal science, and veterinary medicine. Every student has hands-on experiences on the farm, in wildlife environments and in the laboratory. Funding is provided by several USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service programs. Participants must provide their own transportation to the program. Contact: Janet Payear DVM, MPH, PhD; Scientific Outreach Coordinator; National Veterinary Services Laboratories; 1920 Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010

Phone: 515-337-7003; FAX: 515-337-7397

Email: Janet.B.Payeur@aphis.usda.gov  

Pre-Veterinary Club

The Iowa State University Pre-Veterinary Club is a student organization dedicated to the education and encouragement of personal and professional growth among its members and others through the pursuit and accumulation of knowledge in Veterinary Medicine and related fields of study.