Veterinary Camp 2011, conducted by CVM faculty, staff, and students, is offered to 6th – 11th grade students interested in the field of veterinary medicine. Camps are offered by age group. Junior Vet Camp is for rising 6th – 8th graders and Senior Vet Camp is for rising 9th – 11th graders.
Camp participants will gain hands-on experience in classrooms, laboratories, and outdoor facilities that include the raptor, equine, dairy, and beef units. Students will learn about public health, food animals, wildlife, anatomy, imaging, and first aid, as well as gain valuable mentoring about careers in veterinary medicine.
Three sessions are offered this summer: Junior, July 10-15; Senior, June 5-10 and July 10-15. Registration and information is contained on the Office of Professional and Continuing Education website (http://www.auburn.edu/outreach/opce/summerexperience/vetcamp.htm).