Note: Next position available in 2018.
This residency is a three-year program approved by the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA). The objectives of this program are to train specialists in veterinary anesthesiology and pain management and to prepare them for board certification by the ACVAA. The program emphasizes clinical training, clinical and didactic teaching, and research experience. Residents are mentored by four ACVAA diplomates. The clinical training will be accomplished in the Veterinary Medical Center of the University of Tennessee. The Anesthesiology Service cares for a diverse caseload, including small and large companion animals, food animals, caged birds and exotic pets, and zoo species and wildlife. The resident must complete a research project and have at least one manuscript accepted for publication by the end of the residency program.
This program is offered every year through the Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program.
For an Online-Application from for VIRMP go to http://www.virmp.org
- Dr. Christine Egger, Anesthesia Residency Program coordinator
- Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
- College of Veterinary Medicine
- Knoxville, TN 37996-4544