Veterinary Stability Operations (Summer)
Mon, June 19, 2017 - Fri, June 23, 2017
Event Location: UGA College of Veterinary Medicine, 501 D.W. Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602
Hotel Location: The Graduate- 295 E Dougherty St, Athens, GA 30601 (Please visit the Hotels and Directions tab for more information)
Veterinary Support to Stability Operations- Global Veterinary Medicine Course
(ATRRS #6G-A0312 Summer Iteration)
The purpose of this course is to provide early to mid-career Veterinarians the critical skills, competencies, and knowledge required to provide Tactical and Operational support through all phases of Stability Operations. The Global Veterinary Medicine Course is the operational level course that provides veterinarians an overview of Global Veterinary Medicine and International Animal Health; an in-depth review of international development and humanitarian assistance concepts; competencies in diagnostic techniques common in developing countries; and critical thinking/project development skills using the program action logic model (Planning - Implementation - Evaluation).
- If possible, bring a laptop
- Daily uniform is ACUs
- Business casual – civilian clothing on Friday
For any questions regarding this event, please contact:
University of Georgia
College of Veterinary Medicine
Contact: Melissa Kilpatrick
CLICK HERE for directions to the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine
CLICK HERE for Hotel directions- The Graduate
Group Code for the Hotel is: AR0618
The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is the most convenient airport to use when attending a conference in Athens. Groome Transportation offers an excellent shuttle service to and from the Atlanta Airport and Athens. For more information and to schedule a reservation, please visit http://athens.groometransportation.com/.
*Registration fee includes: continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunch, and instructional materials.
- Non-Lab Conference: Refunds are available for cancellations made by 5 p.m. ET, 10 days prior to the beginning of your event.
- Wet Lab Conference: Refunds are available for cancellations made by 5 p.m., 45 days prior to the beginning of your event.
- If a course is cancelled for any reason, the CVM will not be responsible for any charges related to travel.
- For courtesy and liability reasons, we prohibit children and domestic animals (except working animals, e.g., guide dogs) at our CE conferences.
- Each conference participant may receive mail from companies or individuals who have obtained names and addresses from course registrations as permitted by the Georgia Open Records Act.
The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, founded in 1946, is dedicated to training future veterinarians, to conducting research related to animal diseases, and to providing veterinary services for animals and their owners. Our research efforts are aimed at enhancing the quality of life for animals and people, improving the productivity of poultry and livestock, and preserving a healthy interface between wildlife and people in the environment they share.