2018 Advisor & Counselor Summit

Advisor & Counselor Summit

The University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine invites you to participate in our second annual Advisor & Counselor Summit! This statewide event has been created to provide a behind-the-scenes look at the exciting world of veterinary medicine. We will offer exclusive seminars and hands-on activities designed specifically for advisors and career counselors working in high schools with STEAM, agriculture, and health sciences programs across the state of Florida.
AGENDA*
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Welcome, Why Vet School?
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Session 1: Admissions and Preparation for Vet Med
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Session 2: Careers in Vet Med and Finances
10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Session 3: Wellness and Preparing Students for Professional School
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Session 4: Helping Students Tell Their Story
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Working Lunch with Discussions
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Clinical Skills Lab, Equine Demo, Tours of Veterinary Facilities
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Dean’s Reception
 *subject to change
The UFCVM welcomes participants of all abilities. Please contact Alex Avelino at aavelino@ufl.edu to discuss any accommodations needed to participate fully in this event.

If you attended last year’s summit, please allow registration for first-time attendees!