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Academic Affairs Committee


Committee charge:

  • Address the demographic profile of young people and the long-range patterns of potential applicants to veterinary medicine.
  • Conduct an annual survey of applicants to veterinary medicine.
  • Prepare appropriate publications to serve as sources of information for potential applicants to veterinary medicine.
  • Participate in appropriate conferences of pre-professional advisors.
  • Organize appropriate meetings of personnel involved in the admissions process in schools and colleges of veterinary medicine.
  • Review the pattern of attrition in the professional degree programs, if appropriate.
  • Make recommendation to the Comparative Data Committee regarding the nature of data collected.
  • Make recommendation to the Executive Committee for programs of activities which would address the problem of attrition.

 

2014-2015 Committee Leadership

 


Dr. Susan Tornquist, Chair

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

College of Veterinary Medicine

Oregon State University




Dr. Claire Andreasen, Past-Chair

Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

College of Veterinary Medicine

Iowa State University



Dr.  Kathleen Salisbury, Chair-Elect
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
School of Veterinary Medicine
Purdue University


Dr.  Ted Mashima, Staff Liaison
Associate Executive Director for
Academic & Research Affairs
AAVMC

 

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