Engelken Completes Executive Veterinary Program

Dr. Terry Engelken, associate professor in the Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine Department at Iowa State's College of Veterinary Medicine, recently completed the Executive Veterinary Program (EVP) from the University of Illinois. The EVP is a two-year continuing education program designed to enhance the business, communication, and planning skills of busy animal health professionals. The EVP is a premier credential for elite food animal practitioners.

Dr. Engelken completed the Executive Veterinary Program (EVP) with a focus on beef health management; this program consisted of 10 two-day interactive modules. The program covered essential aspects of beef production and health maintenance to enhance the management, consultation, and problem-solving skills faced by veterinarians in the field of beef medicine. There were 37 veterinarians from 16 states and Canada that completed the program with Dr. Engelken.

Dr. Engelken earned his DVM degree (1987) and MS (1994) from Kansas State University.