.The ultimate aim of the Internship is to prepare the intern to enter a specialty college qualifying (residency) program or to prepare to enter a high standard level of equine general practice. The program is also based on and encounters the guidelines of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) Professional Development Phase (PDP) for those Interns who registered for this program.
The intern will rotate through first opinion, medicine, surgery, anaesthesiology services. The intern will work as part of the clinical team through a hospital roster, which includes weekends and public holidays. The intern will present a seminar and contribute to a research project during the 12 months. At the commencement of the program interns will be provided with a mentor to assist with meeting the objectives