The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services:
Veterinary Clinician Educational Opportunities
Equine Health Care Manager Educational Opportunities
Students currently enrolled in veterinary schools from around the world can apply to one of our ACVSMR internship programs. These veterinary clinical educational programs are individualized to accommodate the student's learning objectives. Our students are provided with unique opportunities to gain hands on clinical skills training in diagnostics, rehabilitation therapy, sports medicine methods in practice and all aspects of equine veterinary practice and record keeping. ACVSMR Certification is provided upon successful completion of our internships with related examinations and other proficiency requirements.
At The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, we take care to provide our students with high quality educational experiences, personalized for their unique needs.
We provide a variety of unique educational services including:
Veterinarians can undertake individual ACVSMR clinical courses in advanced diagnostic CT imaging; equine podiatry, veterinary physical medicine and rehabilitation, and equine sports medicine. Research opportunities can be created through collaboration with colleagues worldwide. We are currently organizing an extensive research project involving high resolution CT imaging of sport horses with global veterinary institution partners assisting in the data analysis and scientific publication.
The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation is very proud of its Signature Program for ACVSMR Equine Health Care Managers. Students are encouraged but not required to have earned a Bachelor of Science degree before applying. All aspects of equine health care and sport horse management is incorporated into either a general or sport specific educational experience for each student. New jobs have been created in the sport horse industry and in the veterinary profession to employ this valuable member of the expert veterinary health care team.
Equine Podiatry Educational Opportunities
The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation's equine podiatry program is popular among veterinarians, veterinary students, horsemen and farriers. Dissection laboratory, farrier skills training, and case studies are featured in our ambitious educational program. Biomechanics and sport specific needs and pathologies are covered in both lecture and clinical training. ACVSMR Certification is available to students who complete all requirements in our Podiatry courses for veterinarians or farriers.
The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
also offers the following educational opportunities to groups, organizations or institutions:
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The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Veterinary Student Scholarship Program is accepting applications for our 2018 & 2019 ACVSMR Scholarships through June 1st 2018.
For application and eligibility requirements please contact us through our email link provided on our Contact Us page. Please include your name, the name of the veterinary school you are attending as well as telephone, mailing address and email contact information.
Equine Standing 3D CT Scanner Project
The American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation is accepting applications for internships involving education in the use of new 3D CT technology which is capable of detecting injuries in sport horses that are undetectable on x-ray. These subtle pathologies are often precursors to racing fatalities and permanent injury in sport horses. Veterinary students and veterinary technicians can apply for ACVSMR CT Diagnostic Imaging Internships which will cover the use and acquisition of CT scans in the standing horse. Veterinarians may apply for internships which will include acquisition of imaging studies as well as CT scan reading. A database will be created so that veterinarians from around the world can have access to examples of pathologies that are detectable using this new diagnostic imaging technology. Classes and seminars on this topic will also be offered for horsemen, veterinarians, farriers, veterinary students, and horse owners and trainers. Please contact the ACVSMR for dates and locations. If you would like to include a presentation of the Equine Standing 3D CT Scanner at your conference or meeting please contact Doctor Lyons through our website link.
If you would like to purchase any of our ACVSMR educational materials including course booklets and video tutorials, or if you would like to purchase equipment used in our clinical seminars and internships please contact Doctor Lyons through the Contact-Us page.