Food animal veterinary medicine: leading a changing profession.

  title={Food animal veterinary medicine: leading a changing profession.},
  author={Robert L. Larson},
  journal={Journal of veterinary medical education},
  volume={31 4},
The veterinary profession has gone through periods of profound change in response to economic and social changes. We are currently in another such period: profound change is required in order for the profession to remain relevant in a marketplace where a rapidly expanding knowledge base and new technologies demand an ever-increasing level of expertise in a greater variety of areas. However, the veterinary profession is perceived both internally and by the public as possessing a narrow set of… CONTINUE READING