Big update about the job I applied and got rejected for at the CDC, and the even more interesting position I’ll be moving on to instead.
Learn how Dr. Anna O’Brien makes extra money while writing freelance articles on a variety of veterinary and animal topics.
Learn about unique funded PhD programs all over the world that can serve as the next step on the path to an uncommon veterinary career!
I share all the details about my two-week vet student internship with the wildlife veterinarians of Kruger National Park. It’s a surprisingly cheap way to get an incredible training experience!
I interview wildlife veterinarian Dr. Cheryl Scott in this episode. Dr. Scott practiced as a nurse for 10 years before becoming a veterinarian and has continued to pursue her “one health” goals ever since! http://traffic.libsyn.com/elliottgarber/06_Uncommon_Veterinarian_006__One_Health__Wildlife_Veterinarian_Dr._Cheryl_Scott.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed
I’m doing a lot of thinking these days about what my own next step will be professionally. A recent trip back to the States gave me the opportunity to meet with several mentors and explore my options!
I interview Dr. Carlos Sanchez, a senior associate veterinarian at the Fort Worth Zoo. We discuss career paths for zoo & wildlife veterinarians and also explore zoological training programs for foreign veterinary graduates. http://traffic.libsyn.com/elliottgarber/05_Uncommon_Veterinarian_005__Zoo__Wildlife_Veterinarian_Dr._Carlos_Sanchez.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed
I recently wrote an article for About.com that provides a good summary of my work as a veterinarian and active duty officer in the U.S. Army.
I interview Dr. Romina Hennig, a recent veterinary graduate who is working full-time with the federal government’s Food Safety & Inspection Service (FSIS) while also serving in the U.S. Army Reserves. http://traffic.libsyn.com/elliottgarber/04_Uncommon_Veterinarian_004__Food_Safety_and_Army_Reserves_Veterinarian_Dr._Romina_Hennig.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed
I passed the ACVPM specialty board exam! Read on for everything you need to know about studying for and passing it yourself.