MS in Conservation Medicine, Tufts vet School, MA

MS IN CONSERVATION MEDICINE DEGREE PROGRAM Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA. 01536 USA. URL: http://www.tufts.edu/vet/mcm/. The continued emergence of new diseases from wild animals, the effects of human activities on endangered species, and the impact of climate change on biodiversity are just a few of the topics to be examined in a new and novel Master of Science in Conservation Medicine degree program at Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. The MS in Conservation Medicine is designed to prepare students from varied backgrounds for a career in conservation medicine. Tufts University’s program in Conservation Medicine is an intensive 12-month professional master’s degree, which will build upon the expertise each student brings to the program. It is designed to provide graduates with foundational knowledge in the various contributing fields of conservation medicine, and develop their team building, organizational and leadership skills necessary for successful implementation of real world conservation efforts. Since many disciplines are involved in conservation medicine, the MS in Conservation Medicine seeks a diversity of backgrounds, including; natural and social scientists, veterinarians, engineers, public health and medical professionals, epidemiologists, lawyers, policy and wildlife professionals, and others interested in applying their expertise to conservation medicine issues. Deadline for applications is 1 April 2011. Classes start in the Fall. For more information and to apply on-line visit our program website (URL: http://www.tufts.edu/vet/mcm/). Learn more about Tufts Center for Conservation Medicine (URL: <a href="http://www.tufts.edu/vet/ccm/).http://www.tufts.edu/vet/ccm/).</span>

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