history of veterinary medicine n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
History of Veterinary Medicine PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
History of Veterinary Medicine

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 19

History of Veterinary Medicine - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 366 Views
  • Uploaded on

History of Veterinary Medicine. Allen L. Cannedy, DVM Director for Diversity & Multicultural Affairs North Carolina State University College Of Veterinary Medicine. Veterinary Medicine. “ The least diverse of all health care professions” Ref. Journal of Blacks in Higher Education.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'History of Veterinary Medicine' - deacon-holmes


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
history of veterinary medicine

History of Veterinary Medicine

Allen L. Cannedy, DVM

Director for Diversity & Multicultural Affairs

North Carolina State University

College Of Veterinary Medicine

veterinary medicine
Veterinary Medicine

“ The least diverse of all health care professions”

Ref. Journal of Blacks in Higher Education

slide4
The first veterinary school was founded in Lyons, France, in 1761. It later became known as the Royal Veterinary School
slide8
The number of women graduating with veterinary degrees rose from 200 in 1963 to 3,213 in 1980, reaching 46,088 in 2013
diversity
Diversity
  • Veterinary Profession is 90% White
  • “Most racially segregated of all health care professions”
slide13
Why?

Common Myths and Misconceptions

  • “Blacks afraid of animals”
  • “They don’t like/value animals”
  • “Don’t like the sciences”
  • “Not as smart as whites”
  • “Afraid of water”
current data
About 10% of the current US DVM student enrollment is minority

3.3% are Hispanic

3.0% Asian

2.2% African American

0.1% Native American

Current Data
my primary duties
My Primary Duties
  • Recruiter
  • Educator
  • Veterinarian