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Admissions Educational Session and Admissions Workshop

Saturday, March 15, 2014


Admissions Educational Session


8:00–10:00 a.m. One Health Impacts on Admissions and Recruitment
Panel Leader: Pat Conrad, University of California, Davis

This intra-health professions discussion will explore One Health and what impact it has on admissions and recruitment.  How should we approach perspective students about One Health? What answers should admissions & recruitment have ready?  

10:00–10:15 Break

10:15 a.m.–Noon Lessons from the Trenches: VMCAS System Adaptation Stories Break-Out & Working Group
Facilitator: Michelle Waldron, Oregon State University

The Veterinary Medical College Application Service (VMCAS) made many changes this year. This session will begin with small group discussions including, “Challenges and Obstacles,” “Veterinary Admissions Offices Best Practices,” and more.

Noon–1:30 p.m. Lunch

Admissions Workshop


1:45–2:15 p.m. Admissions & Recruitment: An Overview
Tony Wynne, AAVMC Director of Admissions & Recruitment Affairs

This presentation will provide a brief overview of activities at AAVMC related to admissions and recruitment projects and upcoming initiatives.

2:15–2:30 Break

2:30–4:30 WebAdMIT and VMCAS 2014 Application Town Hall Discussion
Moderator: Jim Weisman, Purdue University

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