EVL Banner  James Law Hall, Cornell, circa 1900

Enduring Veterinary Legacy


Part IV: Veterinary Medicine in the 21st Century (2000 - )

Corporate practices and diagnostic facilities emerge as a major force in the first decade of the new century. The number of women veterinarians exceeds men in 2009.

Veterinary research takes advantage of the elucidation of the genome of several species and major breakthroughs emerge in the treatment of diseases like cancer.

After almost 80 years of dominance by public universities, proprietary schools reemerge as a significant avenue for attaining a veterinary education. Increasing numbers of international veterinary colleges are approved by the AVMA.

Biographies and Interviews

[Collection in Preparation]