Practice Management Elective

If you are interested, during your 4th year off-site elective experience, we provide a list of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine's previously approved locations.

If you choose not to work at any of the pre-approved sites, please find your own elective location and submit a request for approval through The College of Veterinary Medicine.

Fort Collins, CO

Description Experience: Argus Institute Senior Rotation - a two-week elective clinical rotation focusing on client communication and creating a supportive, collaborative and compassionate veterinarian-client-patient relationship.

Lemont Furnace, PA

Type of Experience: General Private Practice Experience is provided with emphasis on client communication, staff training, and practice management.

Grafton OH

Description Details Hands on work with real time financial data from privately owned veterinary practice, including profit analysis, fee structure, compensation strategies, practice valuation methodogy. Veterinary practice tax and accounting reporting in accord with US law. Work with Dr. Heinke on various engagements in progress at time of internship, including telephone consultation and data accumulation projects, and structuring education for veterinarians, practice managers, and industry support.

Yardley PA

Description Student will work on various practice management & strategies planning conultations with Dr. Wilson; will review financial data for practices as Dr. Wilson evaluates the strengths & weaknesses; possibly draft together an article on this material for a veterinary trade journal. Details Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available Jim Wilson, DVM (ISU '67), JD (UCLA '73), speaker, author, consultant, practice appraiser, adj. assoc. professor, University of Pennsylvania SVM

893 Lower Bellbrook Rd., Xenia, OH 45385

Type of Experience:  Small Animal Practice Name:  The Pony Express Veterinary Hospital       


Description Letter to Students

Columbus, OH

Type of Experience: Wutchiett Tumblin and Associates is a veterinary-specific consulting firm that provides practice management, employee development, and valuation and acquisition services to independently-owned companion animal and equine practices and veterinary teaching hospita