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Mueller, Megan Kiely; Byrnes, Elizabeth M.; Buczek, Danielle; Linder, Deborah E.; Freeman, Lisa M.; Webster, Cynthia R. L. – Journal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research, 2018
One of the persistent challenges in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education is increasing interest, learning, and retention, particularly with regard to girls and students in underserved areas. Educational curricula that promote process and content knowledge development as well as interest and engagement in STEM are critical in…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Learner Engagement, Animals, Middle School Students
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Yates, Robin M. – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2018
In step with the worldwide trend for higher educational institutes to establish areas of research emphasis,the accumulation of resources in key areas has become common practice in veterinary faculties. Although there are perceived logical benefits to research prioritisation, there have been very little critical retrospective analyses of research…
Descriptors: Veterinary Medical Education, Veterinary Medicine, Educational Research, Medical Research
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Maza, Paul; Miller, Allison; Carson, Brian; Hermanson, John – School Science Review, 2018
Learning and retaining science content may be increased by applying the basic science material to real-world situations. Discussing cases with students during lectures and having them participate in laboratory exercises where they apply the science content to practical situations increases students' interest and enthusiasm. A summer course in…
Descriptors: Science Instruction, College Science, Veterinary Medical Education, Physiology
Alpi, Kristine Markovich – ProQuest LLC, 2018
Health professions education (HPE) must prepare future health professionals for learning from peers who bring diverse prior experience to their professional practice. Health professions students have many opportunities to learn from others with greater expertise, but whether and how students value other students' prior experiences as a source of…
Descriptors: Peer Relationship, Veterinary Medicine, Motivation, Environmental Influences
Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, 2018
The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)--the nation's largest regional tuition-reciprocity program--is celebrating its 30th year of regional exchange in the 2017-18 academic year. The tuition reciprocity agreement allows nonresident students from a WICHE state to enroll in participating two- or four-year public institutions located in another…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Student Exchange Programs, Geographic Regions, Out of State Students
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Karr, Lisa K.; Luck, Lena; D'Angelo, Nicole; Conner, Nathan W. – Journal of Extension, 2018
The Online FFA Veterinary Science Career Development Event (CDE) Study Website was created to better prepare FFA members for the Veterinary Science CDE but is useful to Extension educators as well. The website provides resources for students who may not have access to hands-on study materials for the CDE. These resources include (a) instructional…
Descriptors: Career Development, Web Sites, Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medical Education
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Parpala, Anna; Asikainen, Henna; Ruohoniemi, Mirja; Lindblom-Ylänne, Sari – International Journal of Learning and Change, 2017
Time and effort management skills have proved to be very important in studying, as they provide a foundation for both study success and engagement in university studies across the world. The paper focuses on how these skills develop during university studies in veterinary medicine, and examines possible changes in relation to students' experiences…
Descriptors: Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medical Education, Skill Development, Student Experience
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Duncan, Dennis W.; Birdsong, Victoria; Fuhrman, Nicholas; Borron, Abigail – Journal of Leadership Education, 2017
At perhaps all levels of education, strong leadership skills are often equated with the ability to engage in critical thinking, and effective oral and written communication. The purpose of this study was to identify the self-perceived expansion of animal health interns' leadership, critical thinking and communication competencies using the…
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Leadership Training, Leadership Effectiveness, Communication Skills
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Ruohoniemi, Mirja; Forni, Monica; Mikkonen, Johanna; Parpala, Anna – Quality in Higher Education, 2017
This paper explores the value of a research-based student inventory from the quality assurance point of view in two culturally different European higher education institutions for veterinary education. Perceived heavy workload is a well-known problem in veterinary studies and is a challenge to the quality of learning. First- and third-year…
Descriptors: Cultural Differences, Institutional Characteristics, Feedback (Response), Universities
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Barron, Daniella; Khosa, Deep; Jones-Bitton, Andria – Journal of Experiential Education, 2017
Experiential learning is essential in medical and veterinary student education and can improve students' communication with clients during medical appointments. There is limited research in veterinary education investigating the effectiveness of experiential learning environments to provide an "integrative approach" to teaching. The…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Veterinary Medicine, Teaching Methods, Clinical Experience
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Dillon, E. J.; Hennessy, T.; Cullinan, J. – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2016
Purpose: To examine the role of agricultural education and extension in influencing the adoption of best practice with regard to herd-level mastitis management. Design/Methodology/Approach: Somatic cell count (SCC) is an indicator of herd health with regard to mastitis and is negatively related to productivity and profitability. Panel data…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Agricultural Education, Rural Extension, Best Practices
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Magalhães-Sant'Ana, Manuel – Advances in Health Sciences Education, 2016
In their practice, physicians and veterinarians need to resort to an array of ethical competences. As a teaching topic, however, there is no accepted gold standard for human medical ethics, and veterinary medical ethics is not yet well established. This paper provides a reflection on the underlying aims of human and veterinary medical ethics…
Descriptors: Ethics, Physicians, Veterinary Medicine, Medical Education
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Kalymbek, Bakytzhan; Shulanbekova, Gulmira K.; Madiyarova, Ainur S.; Mirambaeva, Gulnaz Zh. – International Journal of Environmental and Science Education, 2016
This article is devoted to the problem of veterinary safety of the countries under the Eurasian Economic Union. Animal health's measures are provided in order to prevent the entry and spread of infectious animal diseases, including common to humans and animals, as well as goods not conforming to the common veterinary and sanitary requirements.…
Descriptors: Veterinary Medicine, Safety, Conflict, Animals
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Farenga, Stephen J.; Niess, Daniel; Hutchinson, Michael – American Biology Teacher, 2015
Learning about stem cells within the context of treating pet illness or injury is an additional way for teachers to discuss the integration of science, technology, and veterinary medicine. We explain how practitioners in veterinary medicine harvest animal stem cells from adipose (fat) tissue in treating pet illness or injury. Further, we narrate…
Descriptors: Animals, Cytology, Biology, Science Instruction
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Magallanes, Fernando; Stoskopf, Michael K.; Royal, Kenneth D. – Journal of Education and Training Studies, 2015
Positive inter-professional collaborations and interactions facilitate the effectiveness of veterinarians working on professional teams addressing a wide range of societal challenges. The need for these interactions extend far beyond the different medical professions, which is the limit of many discussions of inter-professional relations for…
Descriptors: Health Personnel, Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medical Education, Problem Solving
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