Veterinary Public Health

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Veterinary Public Health Program
313 N Figueroa St. Rm 1127
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Tel (213) 989-7060
Tel: (877) 747-2243
Fax (213) 481-2375
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Externship Requirements
All veterinary students participating in Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Veterinary Public Health and Rabies Control Program's externship have the following requirements:
  1. Enrollment in an AVMA accredited veterinary medical school
  2. Faculty approval*
  3. Current rabies vaccination or adequate titer (>1:5RFF IT)
  4. Medical insurance coverage
  5. Access to a car, valid driver's license.
Externships are a minimum of 2 weeks with the average being a one (1) month duration.

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