This is an option for veterinary students enrolled at the NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine who are seeking to pursue a career in one of the many aspects of Zoological Medicine. Students are able to choose from a wide variety of clinical and didactic opportunities to develop their knowledge base and hone their clinical skills with a wide range of species in many different environments. Particularly popular are the Aquatics Team, the Turtle Rescue Team and the Wild Carnivore Team.
Students in the Zoological Medicine Focus have selective, elective, and senior block requirements to qualify for completing the focus. Details of these requirements and more information about the Focus area and the courses offered by the EMC for DVM students can be found here.