For Students and Residents

American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology
2424 American Lane
Madison, WI 53704

Telephone: +1-608-443-2479
Fax: +1-608-443-2474

Contact Person(s):
Christian Bédard
Department of Pathology and Microbiology
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
University of Montreal
3200 Sicotte, CP 5000
St-Hyacinthe, QC J2S 7C6, Canada
450-773-8521, ext 8519
Web Site:
Next Open Position:
June 2016
Application Deadline:
Type of Program:
Residency, or Combined residency and MSc
Length of Training:
3 years
No. of Trainees:
1 to 3
Current Trainee(s):
Dr. Annie Deschamps
Dr. Liza Bau-G
Program Goals:
1) Experience in clinical pathology
2) Research project
3) Teach clinical rotations to 5th year students and participate in junior lectures
4) ACVP board eligibility
5) Present clinical seminars
Program Strengths:
Diverse diagnostic case-load (primary/first-line and referral), coursework in diagnostic histopathology, continuous direct contact with program faculty, experience in teaching within the veterinary curriculum
Training Activities:
Formal coursework, seminars, independent study, teaching, journal clubs, clinical diagnostic duty, lab rotations, research projects, rotations in other labs possible (eg, toxicology lab).
Additional Training Areas:
Surgical biopsy, research techniques.
Hematology, clinical chemistry, immunology, general pathology (mechanisms of disease), statistics.
Clinical Pathology Faculty:
Christian Bedard, DMV, MSc, Dipl ACVP
Carolyn Gara-Boivin, DMV, Dipl ACVP
Carolyn Grimes, DVM, Dipl ACVP
Faculty Research Interests:
Hemostasis, erythrocytes, iron metabolism
Trainees in Last 5 Years and Current Positions:
Remi Froment, DMV, Dipl ACVP
Caroline Cluzel, DMV, Dipl ACVP
Carolyn Gara-Boivin, DMV, Dipl ACVP, Assistant professor, Department of pathology and microbiology, Faculty of veterinary medicine, University of Montreal, Quebec
Nicolas Pouletty, DMV, Dipl ACVP, clinical pathologist and founder, Vetodiag, Berville, France
Virginie Allegret, DMV, MSc Charles River Laboratories, Montreal, Quebec
This Page Was Last Updated
March 21, 2015