AEMV Student Case Report Contest

Rabbit and guinea pig

Lafeber Company is proud to sponsor the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians Student Case Report Contest.

Who is eligible?

ALL veterinary students EVERYWHERE

Case report

Write a 2-page case report (1500 words or less) about an exotic companion
mammal case seen at your college of veterinary medicine OR during an
experience in a clinical setting.

Case reports should include:
  • Abstract
  • History/physical exam findings
  • Diagnostic workup
  • Treatment and outcome
  • Discussion
  • References (maximum eight)

 

See below for additional details

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Prizes

1st Place: Carpenter JW (ed). Exotic Animal Formulary, 5th ed. Elsevier, 2017.

Quesenberry KE, Carpenter JW (eds). Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery, 3rd ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Saunders; 2012

Mayer J, Donnelly TM. Clinical Veterinary Advisor: Birds and Exotic Pets. St. Louis: Saunders; 2012

Approximate value 250 U.S. dollars

2nd Place: Carpenter JW (ed). Exotic Animal Formulary, 5th ed. Elsevier, 2017.

Quesenberry KE, Carpenter JW (eds). Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery, 3rd ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Saunders; 2012

Approximate value 150 U.S. dollars

3rd Place: Quesenberry KE, Carpenter JW (eds). Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery, 3rd ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Saunders; 2012

Approximate value 100 U.S. dollars

Permission and privacy concerns

Obtain permission from the supervising clinician (required) and the owner (optional depending on local privacy laws or facility standards). The supervising clinician(s) must be included as a case report co-author. Winning case reports will be posted on the members-only sections of the AEMV website and LafeberVet, however content will not be shared with the general public.

 

Stay tuned

Submissions to AEMV closed April 13, 2018.  Entries are being evaluated and graded by members of the AEMV Research Committee.

 

Learn more

Interested in learning more about Exotic Companion Mammals? Visit AEMV.org or email aemv@navc.com for more information.
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