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.
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 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.
Here are five resources that will help you begin to learn about the employment options as a veterinarian with the federal government.
Read about my recent preparations to take the board certification exam to become a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine.
I interview public health and food safety veterinarian Dr. Michele Jay-Russell In this second episode of The Uncommon Veterinarian Podcast. http://traffic.libsyn.com/elliottgarber/UVP002.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed
Read about a veterinary student’s experience interning with a USDA-APHIS veterinarian in Wyoming. Great hints on how to secure your own internship, too!
A recent article from the journal Nature gave encouraging news about the job market for veterinarians in non-traditional fields.