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The Plains State:
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Virginia Equine Imaging Job Type:
Veterinary Extern Description & Requirements
Virginia Equine Imaging (VEI) is an elite equine sports medicine clinic located in the rolling hills of The Plains, Virginia. We pride ourselves in providing the highest caliber diagnostics and treatments in assessing and supporting your equine athlete. We are pleased to offer comprehensive services including decades of combined experience in lameness and performance concerns ranging from pleasure horses to FEI competitors, as well as expertise in neurology, gastrointestinal, and airway medicine to evaluate and manage the whole horse. We offer both in-clinic appointments and farm calls, M-F 8-6. Students will work alongside veterinarians and staff to gain understanding and experience with sports medicine. It is an intensive overview of equine anatomy and diagnostic imaging. To attend an externship at VEI, you must have experience handling horses. Most of our patients are competition fit equine athletes. To ensure everyone's safety, all students must be competent in handling large horses.
Our externships are available for 3rd and 4th year veterinary students.
DVM students who are in the clinical portion of their education are eligible for a travel/living expense stipend. Click HERE to view list of stipend amounts and HERE for details on the stipend program.
- Computer Literacy
- Scheduling (Project Management)
- Customer Service
- Verbal Communication Skills