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NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Nutrition Service

University -based elective rotation in the Clinical Nutrition Service of the NCSU-CVM.
Activities
include: development of nutrition support plans for hospitalized and
'at home' patients; critical care nutrition support plans encompassing
implementation of assisted feeding techniques; homemade diet revaluation
and formulations; journal club discussions; attendance at house special
topic seminars; daily case discussions, diet overviews, hand-on labs
reviewing nutrition techniques.
Veterinary
Teaching Hospital with small animal & large animal hospitals,
Animal Health & Wellness Center, classroom teaching facilities, etc.
Faculty in all small and large animal specialty areas (most board
certified). Two ACVN diplomates (board certified clinical
nutritionists).
Journals, books, computer databases, rounds, special topic seminars, etc
Participate
in: development and monitoring of daily nutrition support plans for
hospitalized patients; journal club and case discussions; client
interactions associated with nutrition support of pet; laboratory
activities.
Student
will be supervised from 8 AM to 5 pm by a clinical nutritionist.
Student will have direct access to most of the CVM veterinarians
throughout each day (Mon-Fri).
Needs to be procured by student
NCSU-CVM
Nutrition Service

1060 William Moore Drive

Raleigh, NC 27606
919-513-6871
919-513-6465
Dr. Korinn E. Saker
Posted: 04/23/2013
Location: 
Raleigh, NC
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