Population Medicine & Diagnostic Sciences


Cats  

Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Dogs  

Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Pig  

Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Cells  

Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Cattle  

Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Horses  

Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people


Information for Applicants of Clinical Pathology

We strongly recommend that you consider visiting Ithaca and meeting with our faculty and residents before applying to our program. Below is a list of requirements for applying to our residency program in Clinical Pathology. Note: We do not participate in the Veterinary Internship and Residency Matching Program (VIRMP).

• DVM or equivalent degree (we do not require veterinary schools be AVMA accredited)
• At least one year in clinical practice/internship or completion of a PhD program in biomedical sciences is preferred
• Letter of intent, including short- and long-term career goals
• Curriculum vitae
• Names, title, position, and email addresses of 3 referees.
• Three letters of reference on professional letterhead with a signature. These can be sent by mail or electronically and must be sent directly from the referee under separate cover.
• All referees must also use the attached document in conjunction with the letter of reference: Candidate information (word format; pdf format)
• Official university (DVM) transcripts (this must be received from the College/University Registrar)
• Cornell University has a rich international diversity with an on-campus office for international students and scholars to assist with integration to the university. For international applicants, we do not require TOEFL scores. If you are not a US citizen but are residing in the US, please indicate your visa status.
• Vacancies for our residency program are listed on our website and the ASVCP/ACVP training websites.
• Electronic applications are acceptable (except for transcripts)

Note, that any incomplete submissions (any missing information) will not be considered after the application deadline.