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Veterinary Preceptorship

Veterinary Student Preceptorship Required Qualifications:

You must meet the required qualifications in order to apply for the internship.

  • Third or fourth year veterinary student
  • Computer proficiency with word processing and data entry
  • Strong interest in veterinary medicine
  • Ability to speak in front of groups
  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proof of negative TB test within the last six months

Required Materials:

  • Résumé (outlining all of your required qualifications)
  • Cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Dates you are interested in (2-8 weeks recommended)

How to apply:

Please send all required materials to Dr. Erica Lipanovich at Erica.Lipanovich@newbedford-ma.gov

You may be contacted after submitting your application for additional information and/or an interview.

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