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Hans Willenegger Residency in Small Animal Surgery

The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for the Hans Willenegger Residency in Small Animal Surgery. The Hans Willenegger Residency was established by endowment from AO International and AO VET, and continues to be supported by this endowment and the R. Bruce Hohn and Richard L. Rudy Small Animal Surgery Residency endowments.

Preference is given to veterinarians who are Western European nationals meeting admission and immigration requirements. Qualifications include a veterinary degree and completion of a 12-month small animal internship or its equivalent.

The program is a three year combined residency and graduate studies program leading to a Certificate of Residency and Master of Science degree (View details of the residency program). The resident is expected to develop comprehensive expertise and clinical proficiency in small animal general and orthopedic surgery, and to satisfy the criteria necessary to qualify for ACVS board certification.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference from qualified veterinarians who are familiar with the candidate’s clinical knowledge and skills.

The application deadline is Dec 24, 2010. The residency program begins July 15, 2011.

The Ohio State University is an EEO/AA employer.

Further inquiries and applications should be sent to:

Jonathan Dyce MA VetMB MRCVS DSAO DipACVS
Associate Professor & Service Head Small Animal Surgery            
The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center Hospital for Companion Animals
601 Vernon L Tharp Street
Columbus OH 43210
Tel     (614) 292-3551
Fax    (614) 292-1454