Accelerated Clinical Excellence Course

The ACE Course, offered in the second semester of the DVM students’ second year, introduces the principles behind Evidence-Based Veterinary Medicine and then applies these principles to model cases. Included in this course is journal article review and evaluation (including statistical analysis used for clinical studies), evaluation of the validity and origin of sources of information, and application of this information to clinical decision making. This course highlights the practical skills that are needed to become an excellent clinical veterinarian.