Frequently Asked Questions

  •  If I become a LMU-CVM Clinical Affiliate Partner, what is required?

    Clincial Affiliate partners should be committed to lifelong teaching and learning. Our Clinical Affiliates provide a quality work environment that emphasizes team work with a varied and busy case load. Further, Clinical Affiliates should have a sincere desire to give back to the next generation of veteirnarians. As a Clinical Affiliate, you will need to provide fair evaluation and timely and constructive feedback to students.

    If you would like to become a Secondary Instructional Site, completion of initial and follow-up training is required.

  •  Why should I become a LMU-CVM Clinical Affiliate Partner?

    As a Clinical Affiliate, you will have the opportunity:

    To share passion, skills, and knowledge with future veterinarians and university faculty.

    To gain intellectual stimulation by learning from students, LMU-CVM faculty, and other affiliate partners on the latest veterinary findings

    To showcase Clinical Affiliate Partner practice in the community as one of a small and exclusive group with membership in the LMU-CVM Hybrid Distributed Veterinary Teaching Hospital

    To access to university faculty, training, teaching and reference resources

    To learn and grow as a Clinical Affiliate team

    To receive remuneration for professional contributions and costs associated with clinical education available for affiliates as secondary instructional sites within selected geographic regions, Specialty Boarded Veterinary practitioners and those site offering selected clinical experiences.

  •  How do Clinical Affiliate Partners help LMU-CVM?

    The LMU-CVM's Clincial Affiliate Partners help the college attract the best students, motivate and inspire educators, excite and engage stakeholders and empower graduates.

  •  How do I find out more?

    To find out more, explore our website and reach out to the LMU-CVM Clinical Relations and Outreach team at [email protected] or 423.869.6009.

    Clinical Affiliate Criteria
    LMU-CVM Clinical Affiliate Interest Form

    Clinical Program
    Clinical Affiliate Brochure
    Clinical Partner Newsletter