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Location: Brown Summit, North Carolina
Type: Avenues Internship
The Intern Program at Carolina Equine Hospital is a one year position running from mid-June to the following June 30th. Applications are accepted on a rolling timeline until positions are filled with candidates that share our team-based culture.
On call commitment is 50% and daily hours may vary based on season. Work life balance and time-off is strongly supported, including 2 weeks paid vacation and additional time for CE.
Training and mentoring is available in all services offered, including:
-Dentistry: routine dental care, advanced extractions, and digital X-rays (intra-oral and standard views).
-Sports Medicine: digital radiography, ultrasound, shockwave, lameness locator evaluation, joint injection and biological therapies.
-Emergency care: colic, wound management, ambulatory triage and secondary level hospitalization.
-Equine reproductive services: routine breeding exams, artificial insemination, collection and semen processing, epididymal semen collection, embryo transfer, and assisted foaling.
-Internal medicine: resident Internal Medicine Diplomate on staff (advanced cardiology, neurology and oncology), gastroscopy, upper airway endoscopy, full laboratory equipment, SAA analyzer, and ECG equipment.
-Surgery: full surgical suite available, currently performing mostly musculoskeletal and reproductive surgeries.
-Alternative medicine: acupuncture, chiropractic and herbal medicine.
-Ophthalmology: including slit lamp ophthalmascope and tonometry.
References from previous interns available on request.
Please submit application materials to:
Julia Dietz Shanahan, DVM
Carolina Equine Hospital
5373 NC Hwy 150 E
Brown Summit, NC 27214
The position requires a strong commitment and hunger for equine medicine, a good sense of humor and a team-player attitude.