Welcome to the web site of Population Medicine. The Department of Population Medicine is one of four departments that make up the Ontario Veterinary College, and is an international leader in promoting optimal health and productivity in animal populations, promoting public health by ensuring the safety of foods of animal origin, and preventing animal-related disease in humans (zoonoses). Our MSc and doctoral graduate programs in epidemiology cover diverse areas, including quantitative and clinical epidemiology, applications of epidemiology in veterinary public health and food safety, and the relationship between the environment and human and animal health (agroecosystem health). Our coursework MSc program in epidemiology focuses on general epidemiologic principles. As well, we offer a research-based MSc in a number of applied areas, as well as a PhD program in epidemiology. In addition, we have a clinical doctorate degree, the DVSc, which offers training in theriogenology, swine health management and ruminant health management.
The Department faculty provide a positive atmosphere within which you can pursue your educational goals. Our programs are rigorous, and experience has shown that they provide an excellent basis for future careers in animal and human health. We hope you enjoy learning more about us. Please feel free to contact us for further information at firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Department of Population Medicine is an international leader in promoting the optimal health and productivity of animal populations, ensuring the safety of foods of animal origin and preventing animal-related disease in humans. In this context: