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Veterinary Residency in Comparative Medicine at Columbia University

The Institute of Comparative Medicine at Columbia University has a postdoctoral research scientist position available for a highly motivated veterinarian with a background in veterinary practice and comparative medicine. The residency in Comparative Medicine focuses on phenomena basic to disease in all species, including humans, and provides a challenging intellectual opportunity to work with medical, biomedical and veterinary specialists. The residency prepares the candidate for board certification by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) and a career in biomedical reserach. (

1. Residency - Main Track

This 3 year program rotates through medicine, surgery, pathology and research, with substantial didactic and experiential components.

2. Residency- Two Year Option

As for (1) without the research project if the applicant has already satisfied the ACLAM requirement for research training and manuscript publication. This track is a purely clinical track.

Columbia University offers a competitive package, including a family health program, and 4 weeks vacation. Interested individuals should apply via this website -

If you have any questions, please contact
Dr. Andrea Hubbard, DVM DACLAM
The Institute of Comparative Medicine
Columbia University Medical Center
650 W 168 St BB-1810
New York, NY 10032