OIE Veterinary Education Twinning Project Overview
Faculty, residents, and veterinary students of Chiang Mai University and the University of Minnesota
Enhance public good of veterinary medicine and strengthen global veterinary service capacities
Identify curriculum gaps by comparison to the World Animal Health Association (OIE) guidelines for veterinary education core curricula and Day 1 competencies for graduating veterinarians. Gaps will be closed through development of new coursework, online teaching modules, and teaching skills workshops. Twinning will also support student and faculty exchanges.
July 2013 - September 2016
The twinning project uses a collaborative capacity building approach to enhance the ability of veterinarians to prevent the spread of animal disease, identify and quickly respond to new and emerging diseases, and improve food safety
Video highlighting the year one student exchanges
The College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota is an OIE collaborating center.