The Suffolk County Farm

The Suffolk County Farm

Veterinary Medicine Career Exploration Program Virtual


The Suffolk County Farm


9th - 12th grade

Adult participation optional

Thu, Feb 16, 2023 - Mar 23, 2023

5 classes

7:00pm - 8:45pm EST


Online via Zoom




100 students

Class Experience

This program is a virtual lecture series for high school students interested in pursuing a career in veterinary medicine.

The program includes:

 Veterinarian shadowing experience 

 Tour of Cornell Cooperative Extension Suffolk County Farm & Education Center

You can later choose fromMarch  4 at  10-12, March 4 from 1-3,March 13 from 10-12 and March 13 from 1-3.

Various lecture topics including but not limited to:
 - Veterinary Colleges & Admissions Information
 - Large & Mixed Animal Practices
 - Small & Companion Animal Medicine
 - Zoo Medicine & Exotics
 - Specializations:
    + Lab Animal Medicine
    + Emergency & Critical Care
    + Animal Behavior

Student  receives Certificate of Completion if requirements are fulfilled (one  absence allowed, tour included). Program eligible for LIVMA Veterinary  School Scholarship.

Other Things To Know

Adult Participation

How To Participate

Attend class via Zoom video

This class will be hosted on Zoom video conferencing platform. You will receive an email 30 minutes before class starts with a link to the class and access instructions. We recommend you make sure your device is up to date and meets all system requirements before class.

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