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Oregon State University

Organization: Oregon State University
Date Posted: 5/16/2018
City: Corvallis
Location: Oregon
Country: United States
Primary Category: Training
Type of Position: Full- Or Part-Time

Description & Details

Program Goals:

1) To provide training in veterinary clinical pathology that will fulfill the prerequisites for the Clinical Pathology Board examination given by the ACVP and that will lead to board certification

2) To guide trainees in development of diagnostic laboratory skills including ability to interpret laboratory data, knowledge of principles and techniques of laboratory methods, and knowledge of quality control, instrumentation, laboratory statistics and management

3) To develop teaching and communication skills

3) To provide training in principles of pathophysiology and mechanisms of disease

4) To provide research training and opportunity for a trainee to complete an original research project on some aspect of clinical pathology

Program Strengths: New, growing program and enthusiastic mentoring

Training Activities: Diagnostic duty, rounds, journal club, teaching of professional students, independent study, research

Additional Training Areas: Option for concurrent anatomic pathology training

Coursework: Not required for residency only

Clinical Pathology Faculty:

Susan Tornquist, DVM, PhD, Dipl ACVP, Professor

Elena Gorman , DVM, M.S., Dipl ACVP, Assistant Professor

Jennifer Johns, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Faculty Research Interests:

Infectious disease, immune responses, hematology, oncology

Trainees in Last 5 Years and Current Positions:

  • Johanna Rigas
  • Austin Viall
  • Jackie Brady

How to Apply / Contact

Contact Person(s):

Susan J Tornquist


College of Veterinary Medicine

Magruder Hall

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR 97331-4802

Phone: 541-737-6943

Fax: 541-737-4245


Web Site:

Next Open Position: July 1, 2017

Application Deadline:

Type of Program: Residency with optional M.S. or PhD training

Length of Training: 3

No. of Trainees: 1

Current Trainee(s): Carolina Allende, DVM

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

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

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