This committee will:
1. Evaluate the professional curriculum. Specifically, the committee will assess the ability of the curriculum to provide the training necessary for the success of CVM graduates.
2. Advise the Dean on suggested changes to the curriculum.
3. Design methods to assess the effectiveness of professional training.
The committee will be composed of one member each from the Departments of Veterinary Pathobiology and Biomedical Sciences. The Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery will have two members (one from the large animal area and one from the small animal area). SCAVMA will appoint one student member (1 year appointment). The Associate Dean for Academic Affairs will serve as the chair. The Associate Dean for Student and Alumni Affairs will serve on the committee as an ex officio member. Alternates will be appointed for all members.
The committee will meet at least twice yearly and will submit a report to the Office of Academic Affairs.
Proposed Curriculum Change:
VMS 6990: Zoo Medicine Elective: CVM Curriculum Committee Review/Approval
Comparative Medicine Curriculum Suggestions-2007 (posted 4/16)
Human Animal Bond-COE recommendations 2007 (posted 4/16)